Job Vacancies

Instructor in Dental Surgery Assisting

[MPS Point 2030, $43,460 – $68,940]


Job Requirements:

  1. Possess a Certificate of Proficiency in Dental Surgery Assisting/ Diploma in Dental Surgery Assisting issued by The Prince Philip Dental Hospital; and
  2. Possess at least five years of post-qualification working experience as a certified dental surgery assistant or in teaching dental surgery assisting;

Preferred Attributes:

  1. Level 2/ Grade E or above in 5 subjects in HKDSE or HKCEE, including Chinese Language and English Language/ English Language (Syllabus B) in pre-2007 HKCEE, or equivalent; and
  2. With experience in teaching dental surgery assisting.


Major Duties:       

  1. Assist the Tutor in Dental Surgery Assisting to run the Diploma in Dental Surgery Assisting training course and other training workshops;
  2. Undertake the full range of duties relating to and associated with teaching of Student Dental Surgery Assistants enrolled in Diploma in Dental Surgery Assisting course, including:
    i.   deliver lectures and seminars;
    ii.  conduct demonstrations and supervise the students in teaching sessions;
    iii. mark the course work of the students and assess the performance of the students from time to time;
    iv.  prepare the teaching aids;
  3. Assist in student recruitment, admission selection and course promotion; and
  4. Assist in managing the store of consumables, teaching materials and maintaining the equipment in proper condition.

Package:         Five-day week, 18 days’ annual leave and medical/ dental benefits.  Successful candidate will be offered appointment at the entry point, MPS Point 20 ($43,460) per month with a two-year contract which is renewable, subject to satisfactory performance.  An end-of-contract gratuity may be granted upon satisfactory completion of the contract with consistently high standard of performance and conduct.  The amount of gratuity payable will be the sum which, when added to the Hospital’s contribution to a Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) scheme as required by the MPF Schemes Ordinance (Cap. 485), equals to 10% of the total basic salary drawn during the contract period.


All serving employees meeting the job requirements are also welcomed to apply for the post. If successfully selected, the appointment terms and package may have to be decided having regard to the employee’s current contract term and job tenure.


To Apply:       Applicants should send the duly completed Application Form (downloadable from the Hospital’s website and full résumé indicating clearly their academic results and work experience to the Hospital Administration (HR), The Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong or via email to by 7 March 2024.  Applicants should mark clearly the Post Instructor in Dental Surgery Assisting and reference number “PP135IDSA” on the envelope/ subject of the email and the Application Form. Shortlisted applicants may be invited to sit for a written test.


Enquiry:  2859 0335

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