Oral Health Therapist - Level 3

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North East - Wodonga
Reference: VG/20171130_03
Closing Date: 17-Dec-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Oral Health Therapist_Dental Therapist_Level 3 Position Description.pdf (PDF, 311KB)

Contact: Nicolle Davies, Program Manager
(02) 60517925

Position Details


Oral Health Therapist - Level 3

Full time permanent position


Albury Wodonga Health – Dental Service requires an Oral Health Therapist to join our busy team. The role of the Oral Health Therapist is to provide a clinical service in line with scope of practice, deliver health promotion/education in a variety of settings and demonstrate an integrated approach to client care.


Primary responsibilities of this role are to deliver direct patient care to in line with scope of practice, and participate in Oral Health promotion activities.


AWH offers full orientation and training, salary sacrifice and the opportunity to be a part of a supportive and friendly team within a growing organisation.


Candidates meeting the following mandatory criteria are encouraged to apply:


  • Dental qualification eligible for full and unconditional registration as a Dental Therapist with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulating Authority (AHPRA)
  • Excellent level of clinical competence,
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skillsincluding health promotion and education
  • Ability to plan and manage clinical activities
  • The ability to provide clinical leadership and supervise clinical duties of staff
  • Ability to demonstrate a commitment to customer focussed care


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Dental Therapists, Dental Hygienists and Oral Health Therapists' Victorian Public Sector Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2013 – 2017.


Successful applicants will be required to complete appropriate Criminal Record Screening paperwork/processes in order for AWH to meet its obligations regarding screening for serious criminal offences (within and external to Australia).  Applicants unable to commit to this screening process should not submit an application for employment.


Successful applicants will be required to complete mandatory orientation modules using the AWH e-learning system prior to commencing employment.


This is a Category A position.  Successful applicants of Category A positions must provide evidence of vaccination prior to commencement.


AWH is not able to support applicants requiring sponsorship.


More information


Please refer to the Position Description (see attachments) for more details on this position and required Selection Criteria.


Should you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Nicolle Davies, Program Manager on (02) 60517925.



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AWH is an Equal Opportunity Employer; we encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.


Apply via this website, go to 'Apply Now' (at bottom of page) to complete the Application Form. Please ensure that each Selection Criteria is addressed. Also ensure you attach a copy of your resume (including names and contact details of two professional referees). Other documents you feel are relevant may also be attached; however this is limited to 5 documents of no greater than 2 Mega Bytes.


NB if you experience any difficulties with this website or completing the application process, please email people.workforce@awh.org.au. Please note this address is for enquires only and applications cannot be submitted via this email.


Closing Date: 17th December 2017

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