About us:

Our team at Downtown Dental Centre has proudly been bringing people and modern dentistry together for over 30 years! We have been chosen as the “Diamond Winner” for Best Dental Services in the Toronto Star Readers’ Choice Awards 2019. Dr. Ed Phillips and our team of dentists practice general dentistry, orthodontics, cosmetic dentistry, and more!

We pride ourselves on providing quality dental care and 4.8 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.

Our beautifully renovated dental practice is located at 700 University Avenue in Toronto directly across from Toronto General Hospital. We are a 2-minute walk from Queen’s Park TTC Station.


Schedule: Monday & Tuesday 8am to 5:45pm, Wednesday & Thursday 8am to 4:45pm OR Monday 8am to 5:45, Wednesday & Thursday 8am to 4:45pm, and Friday 7:30am to 3:30pm 

The opportunity:

We are currently looking to hire a Dental Hygienist to join a busy and well-established practice, on a temporary basis. The successful RDH candidate will have a passion for building strong patient relationships and contributing to their ongoing oral health. As RDH, at this practice you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from a strong team of dental professionals.

What you will benefit from:

  • Access to continued education through our preferred partnership with dcinstitute.ca
  • Exposure to a large network of dental professionals
  • Growth and Development Opportunities


  • Appropriately assesses, plans, implements and evaluates services for patient care
  • Performs all aspects of clinical preventative hygiene services including scaling, root planning, polishing, topical fluoride, pit and fissure sealants and whitening to patients
  • Serve as an oral health educator by introducing new preventative techniques and counselling
  • Providing consistent patient experience during hygiene visit
  • Establishes strong patient relationships while maintaining ethical professional behaviour
  • Establish and retain patient loyalty by delivering a tailored experience based on the patients’ expectations
  • Demonstrate active listening and empathy to patients using effective communication skills


  • Successful completion of a Dental Hygiene Diploma or Hygiene Degree program
  • Registered and/or licensed by the R.C.D.H.O
  • Valid CPR Certification
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with dental software considered an asset 

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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