You have completed a DEP in dental assistance? Are you looking for a job as a dental assistantAre you a dental assistant with a degree in dentistry, but you have very little work experience other than the internships you did during your training? Here is a sample cover letter for a dental assistant with no experience.
What are the tasks performed by a dental assistant without experience?
The dental assistant must be a multi-tasker. She must be able to perform both administrative tasks including ordering dental and office supplies as well as assisting the dental surgeon. In terms of administrative duties, the dental assistant must coordinate patient appointments, update medical records and greet patients.
In the clinic, the dental assistant must assist the dental surgeon. She must prepare the instruments by cleaning and sterilizing them. She may also take preliminary impressions of diagnostic casts, polish teeth and crowns, and apply fluoride and sealant. She performs care in all dental specialties.
The dental assistant may also be responsible for teaching good dental hygiene practices to patients. Discover how to become a dental assistant.
How to write a cover letter for a dental assistant without experience?
To write your letter well, you must make connections between your CV and the qualities required for the position you are applying for. However, you should avoid repeating what is already mentioned in your CV. View an example of a dental assistant resume. Here is a sample cover letter to help guide you.
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Subject: Application for the position of dental assistant
Following an advertisement on the Carrière Dentaire website, I would like to send you my application for the position of dental assistant.
During my training to obtain my diploma of professional studies in dental assistance, I held several internships in dental clinics. During these internships, I assisted the dental surgeon by performing various administrative tasks.
My duties included maintaining medical records and managing order inventory. I also made contact with patients to schedule appointments and remind them of their next appointment.
At the dental clinic, I prepared, cleaned and sterilized the equipment used by the dental hygienists and the dental surgeon. I also made dentures for the patients. I also performed some x-rays.
I believe I have the skills and qualities required for this job. I am at your disposal to provide you with additional information, if you wish.
Thank you for your consideration of my application and I remain available for an interview.
Please accept, Madam, Sir, my best regards.
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About Carrière Dentaire
For many years, Carrière Dentaire's mission has been to facilitate job searches and recruitment in the dental sector. If you are interested in a dental assistant position, consult our job opportunities and send us your CV.