Locum Dentist

This locum dentist role offers a great chance to enjoy flexible work conditions but maintain your dentistry skills.
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Casual/Temporary
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1301373
Closing Date: 22-Oct-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Locum Dentist - 1301373 - October 2017.docx.pdf (PDF, 279KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Rupa Sharma, Oral Health Practice Manager
03 5152 0280

Position Details

Expressions of Interest Invited

Locum Dentist

Immediate start available


We are currently looking for an experienced Dentist who is interested in providing a locum Dental service to our Oral Health team.  This role will expose you to a broad range of general and emergency dental care within a Victorian public dental program and will give you the opportunity to supplement your current income with an attractive remuneration arrangement. 

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a busy and progressive rural health service.  The BRHS Oral Health Service consists of a modern well-equipped 6 chair surgery located within the Community Health Complex. Outreach services are also delivered through the Omeo hospital and via a mobile dental van to treat the Aboriginal community in East Gippsland.

This position will provide you with a fantastic opportunity to extend your clinical skills and knowledge and enjoy the chance to utilise your full skillset.  If you are looking to maintain or further develop your dental skills but wanting some work flexibility, then this opportunity is ideal for you.


The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • Approved tertiary qualification as a Dental Practitioner
  • Registration as a Dental Practitioner with AHPRA
  • Demonstrated experience working in a Dental Practice or equivalent
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people, including co-workers, patients, parents and other health professionals
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage time and meet deadlines
  • An understanding of and  strong commitment to public health principles
  • Good computer skills.  Experience using Titanium Dental software package would be an advantage
  • A knowledge of current Victorian public dental programs is highly desirable


For more information on the position, please contact:

Rupa Sharma, Oral Health Practice Manager on 03 5152 0280

Applications close: Sunday 22nd October September 2017


Further position details are available in the position description.

Expressions of Interest are to include a covering letter, resume (including two professional referees) and response to the key selection criteria and be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below or by emailing rupa.sharma@brhs.com.au.

A satisfactory National Police Check (no older than 12 months) must be provided prior to commencement at BRHS.  

For more information on Bairnsdale Regional Health Service please visit www.brhs.com.au

For information on East Gippsland visitwww.visiteastgippsland.com.au.

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