Dental Careers in Antigonish

Looking for a dental career in Antigonish? Join the Antigonish Family Dentistry team.

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Dental Assistant - Antigonish Family Dentistry

About us:

At Antigonish Family Dentistry, Dr. Ernie and his team offer more than 20 different dental services for our patients within our new modern office in the small university town of Antigonish.

You'll often hear our team talk about the importance of following a good oral healthcare routine at home. From fillings and crowns to bridges, dentures, root canals, and more – Dr. Ernie and his team stand behind their work and are committed to 100% patient satisfaction.

We pride ourselves on providing quality dental care and 4.9 stars on Google reviews, evidence of our exceptional patient service, commitment to continuous learning and innovative technology. Additionally, through working within the dentalcorp network, you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from some of the industry’s leading clinicians and have greater access to the advanced treatment technologies and training & development, and support.


Monday to Thursday (8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)

3-Month Contract

Benefits of Joining Our Team:

  • Competitive compensation

  • Total rewards package that offers discounts on many services and activities including an exclusive corporate gym membership program; reduced rates on home and auto insurance; unlimited access to a variety of discounted entertainment, hotels, products, services and so much more!

  • Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) that connects team members and their families with complimentary, confidential, short-term counseling and advisory services

  • Career development to grow and evolve as a dental professional on your individual career path, including access to industry-leading continuing education

  • Attend social and CE events to network with dental professionals in your community

  • Work-life balance and flexibility

  • Access to modernized technology to provide optimal oral care to patients


  • Clinical chairside assisting duties including knowledge of instrumentation

  • Establish strong patient relationships while maintaining ethical professional behaviour

  • Prepare treatment room in accordance with infection control and practice protocols for each patient

  • Thorough understanding of practice health and safety requirements

About You:

  • Registered and/or certified as a Dental Assistant with your Provincial regulatory body or association

  • Previous dental assisting experience is preferred

Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada. We thank all applicants, but only suitable applicants will be contacted. Job applicants with a disability who require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can contact our Talent Team at 416-558-8338. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis and your request will be responded to as soon as possible.

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From Our Dental Team

  • Our team of dental professionals is dedicated to caring for the smiles of patients in the Antigonish community. We welcome you to join our team.
    - Dr. Ernie Wotton

Why work at Antigonish Family Dentistry?

Antigonish Family Dentistry is proud to be an active member of the Antigonish community, and strives to provide exceptional oral health care for individuals and families.

Our team is committed to clinical excellence and aims to create a positive patient experience. We care for our people and seek, as a team, to provide comprehensive dentistry to our patients.

Dental careers in Antigonish

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