Dental Receptionist
Saugeen Shores Family Dentistry
Port Elgin, ON

Saugeen Shores Family Dentistry is growing and we are looking to fill our team! If you are passionate about helping people feel good about their smile, and enjoy making a difference in people's lives then we are looking for you!

Dental Receptionist Responsibilities:

  • Greeting and welcoming patients to the practice.
  • Scheduling, rescheduling, or canceling appointments as needed.
  • Assisting patients to fill out information forms.
  • Preparing patients’ charts and daily schedules for the dental staff.
  • Updating patient records and documenting recent treatments and procedures.
  • Scheduling follow-up appointments and providing telephonic reminders.
  • Communicating with medical insurance providers to determine if patients are required to make co-payments.
  • Verifying methods of payment and collecting payments as needed.
  • Performing general office duties, such as answering telephones, photocopying, filing and faxing.

Dental Receptionist Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Working knowledge of general administrative practices.
  • Good telephone etiquette.
  • Exceptional organizational skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Certification in office administration, medical administration, or a related field is advantageous.
  • Proven experience working in a dental office.
  • Sound knowledge of dental terminology. (willing to train)
  • Proficient in dental practice management software is an asset.


Please forward your resume and cover letter or apply in person

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $18.00 /hour


  • dental receptionist: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Port Elgin, ON (Preferred)