This is a great opportunity for a Dentist to join our friendly oral health team. You will be encouraged to consolidate and extend your dentistry skills and experience in a supportive environment and can enjoy the benefits of working for a public health service and living in a beautiful regional area.
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1366845
Closing Date: 28-Feb-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Dentist - 1366845 - January 2019.docx.pdf (PDF, 280KB)
Job Specification

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

Position Details

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service currently has a number of opportunities for Level 1 or 2 dentists to join our dental team.  Applications for full time, part time of locum positions will be considered. Please ring our Practice Manager, Rupa Sharma on 03 5152 0280 to discuss your interest.

In this role you will provide a broad range of general and emergency dental care to eligible public clients under the direction of a Senior Dentist and the Practice Manager and with support from other experienced dental team members.

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a busy and progressive rural health service and will provide you with a fantastic opportunity to consolidate your clinical skills and gain valuable experience operating within a Victorian public dental program. Professional development is strongly supported by BRHS and you will be encouraged to utilise your full skills whilst receiving support and guidance from our Senior dentist.  You will also benefit from our peer support program and participation in regular clinical case reviews.

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.

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 setting
  • A knowledge of current Victorian public dental programs is highly desirable
  • 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

The successful applicant will benefit from:

  • An attractive remuneration package negotiated dependant on qualifications and experience.
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options including novated leasing, meal, entertainment and venue hire card and relocation expenses.
  • Ongoing paid professional development leave
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health and Wellbeing program including gym membership at corporate rates
  • Staff dining room
  • Monthly ADO's

For more information on the position, please contact:

Rupa Sharma, Oral Health Practice Manager on 03 5152 0280

Further position details are available in the attached position description.

Applications are to include a covering letter, resume (including two professional referees) and response to the key selection criteria as listed in the position description.  Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

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

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