Transition to Practice- Dental Educator

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Department: Albury Wodonga Health
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North East - Wodonga
Reference: VG/20180531_01
Closing Date: 01-Jul-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Transition to Practice Dental Educator_PD.pdf (PDF, 261KB)

Contact: Nicolle Davies, Program Manager, Dental Services
(02) 6051 7942

Position Details



Transition to Practice- Dental Educator

0.6 FTE


Albury Wodonga Health - Dental Service located in Wodonga is seeking a suitably qualified and enthusiastic Transition to Practice- Dental Educator.


The purpose of the Transition to Practice- Dental Educator position is to provide professional practice and workplace clinical support to early career dental students and graduates with also the responsibility of the provision of clinical education to all learners working within the AWH Dental Service. The TPDE (Transition to Practice Dental Educator) role promotesand role models evidence based practice, professional standards of practice and conduct.


Working within public dentistry allows for opportunities to work with priority access groups, exposure to clinical challenges and patient diversity. We are a well engaged and supported multidisciplinary team with a focus upon providing an important clinical service to our community. Our integrated dental service is part of an exciting state-of-the-art eleven chair training facility in support of the La Trobe University Dental Student Program and also an outreach dentistry model of care. We offer you a pleasant, cooperative working environment and friendly, experienced support staff.


Salaries and conditions of employment will be dependent upon registration and experience as well as within accordance with the Victorian Public Health Sector (Dental Therapists, Dental Hygienists and Oral Health Therapists') 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 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. 


Enquiries regarding this position should be directedto Nicolle Davies, Program Manager, Dental Services on (02) 6051 7942.



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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 Please note this address is for enquires only and applications cannot be submitted via this email.


Closing Date: 1st July 2018



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