Visiting Dental Officer � Oral Surgery � Sydney Dental Hospital (Apply via eCredential)

NSW Statewide, NSW



Dental Technician

Sydney Local Health District (SLHD) is seeking an experienced Visiting Dental Officer in Oral Surgeryto join our team at Sydney Dental Hospital!

We are looking for a Visiting Dental Officer in Oral Surgery. The primary purpose of the role is to provide specialist oral surgery services to Sydney Dental Hospital as per the MoH List Management protocols and Specialist Referral Guidelines and to participate in quality improvement and administrative activities in Oral Surgery and Oral Health Services as required.

The Visiting Dental Officer will ensure a high standard of professional performance and encouragement in professional development and is responsible for maintenance of quality with all aspects of their service delivery and the efficient use of resources within Sydney Local Health District.

The daily Work Duty Schedule is as negotiated with Head of Department of Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine and Dento-Maxillofacial Radiology of Sydney Dental Hospital. The role includes undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research and supervision.

The successful applicant will be registered or eligible for specialist registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a Dental Specialist in Oral Surgery and/or equivalent specialist recognition as provided for in the NSW Health Employees Dental Officers (State) Award, with demonstrable experience in providing specialist dental care in Oral Surgery for a range of treatment modalities.

All NSW Health workers are required to have completed a primary course of a COVID-19 vaccine which has been approved or recognised by the Therapeutics Goods Administration (TGA). New applicants must have completed the vaccination course prior to commencement with NSW Health, or provide an approved medical contraindication certificate certifying the worker cannot have any approved COVID-19 vaccines available in NSW. Acceptable proof of vaccination is the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) Immunisation History Statement or AIR COVID-19 Digital Certificate. Booster doses are highly recommended for all health care workers who have completed the primary course of COVID-19 vaccinations. Please provide proof of booster vaccination if available.

For enquiries about the position, please contactProfessor Alexander Holdenviaphone(02) 9293 3228or via emailat[email protected]

Applications are accepted via eCredential ONLY. To apply,click hereand follow the Registration/Login process. Create/update your Clinician Profile and complete the Application and Selection Criteria Questions. If you experience difficulties, please refer to theeCredential Guideor contact SLHD eCredential Team at[email protected]or phone 9515 9933.

SLHD is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability are encouraged to apply for all internal and externally advertised positions. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

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To be employed by NSW Health, you are required to provide evidence of current immunity status that complies with theNSW Health Occupational Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases Policy. Successful applicants are required to abide by the Code of Conduct.

NSW Health does not require or accept the 'Fit2Work badge' offered as an option on eCredential.

Applications will not be accepted via agencies.

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Applications Close: 3October 2022

Job Ad Reference REQ341830
Date Listed 19 September 2022