We are offering great opportunities to join our Dental team and be supported to consolidate and further develop your dental clinical and leadership skills in public health dentistry.
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - full time or part time
Job Function: Health and Allied Health
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/CSS/1397807
Closing Date: 31-May-2019
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Dentist - 1366845 - January 2019.docx.pdf (PDF, 280KB)
Job Specification

Position Description - Senior Dentist (Clinical) - 1339788 - June 2018.docx.pdf (PDF, 342KB)
Job Specification

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

Position Details

Positions available for a General and Senior Dentist


A range of opportunities including permanent or locum contracts and full time or part time hours are negotiable.

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service currently has a two great opportunities for dentists to join our dental team.  We have a vacancy for a General Dentist in a Level One or Two position and we have a senior vacancy at a Level Three or Four for an experienced dentist to provide leadership to our team. 

These roles will provide a broad range of general and emergency dental care to eligible public clients with support from other dental team members and the Practice Manager.

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service is a busy and progressive regional health service.  These rewarding roles provide an opportunity to utilise your full range of skills within your scope of practice and receive strong professional development and support from BRHS.  You will gain valuable experience operating within a Victorian public dental program and 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 candidates will demonstrate the following (at a minimum):

  • Approved tertiary qualification as a Dental Practitioner
  • Registration as a Dental Practitioner with AHPRA
  • Demonstrated experience working in a Dental Practice or equivalent setting
  • 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


The successful applicant will benefit from: 

  • A competitive 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.
  • Extensive support for training and development
  • Ongoing paid professional development leave
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health and Wellbeing program including gym membership at corporate rates


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 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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