Dental Prosthetist - Community Dental Services

VIC Statewide, VIC

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Dental Prosthetist

Dental Prosthetist- Bendigo Health Community Dental Services

  • Full-time position available (part-time hours would be considered)
  • Bendigo Health Dental provides general and emergency oral health care, including denture services
  • Opportunity to join a dedicatedand innovative team of dental and oral health professionals
  • Relocations costs may be available for successful applicant
  • Excellent benefits available (including professional development opportunities and salary packaging)
  • Moving to new facilities in early 2023 (including Laboratory space)

The Position

Position Title: Dental Prosthetist
Salary per fortnight (exc. super):As negotiated
Hours per fortnight:80 with an ADO every 4 weeks
Employment Status:Permanent
Other requirements: COVID-19 Vaccination

Role Description

The Dental Prosthetist is responsible for assessment, treatment and provision of removable dentures and dental appliances for eligible clients. Dental Prosthetists are expected to operate within a clinical governance framework and are responsible for the provision of clinical duties within the scope of publicly funded dental services. In addition, this position will provide high quality, efficient and effective dental health care to patients and actively contribute to quality improvement activities relevant to CDS.

The Team

Community Dental Services (CSD) is a 31surgery clinic that provides dental care for the Bendigo community & surrounds. The team consists of dentists, oral health therapists, dental prosthetists, oral health educators&support personnel. The CDS is primarily funded by Dental Health Services Victoria to provide general& emergency oral health care within the scope of publicly funded dental services. CDS is also involved in preventative oral health initiatives including an active schools& early years outreach program.

The Clinical Operations Division encompasses acute, allied health, cancer, dental and mental health services. We provide a wide range of general medical, surgical and specialty services including but not limited to; Oncology, Cardiology, Renal, Emergency, Women’s and Children’s, Critical Care, Specialist Clinics, Cancer Clinics, Dental and Mental Health Services. Our Allied Health teams provide a diverse range of programs and person centred care in inpatient, outpatient, community, home and residential care settings.

Bendigo Health

Our 700 bed state of the art hospital was built in 2017. We are a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. We have all of the latest technologies allowing our 4500 staff to deliverExcellent Care to Every Person, Every Time.Our teams are friendly and we offer a supportive working environment for career progression. Remuneration is in accordance with Victorian Public Health Enterprise Agreements and generous salary packaging arrangements are offered to all staff.

  • Flexibility Working Arrangements
  • Salary Packaging
  • Financial relocation support available for eligible applicants
  • Reimbursements for the cost of obtaining any required pre-employment checks (Police Check, WWCC and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check)
  • Staff health and wellbeing programs
  • Access to recommended immunisations
  • Smoke free environment

If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process.

Bendigo Region

Bendigo is one of Victoria’s fastest growing regional cities making it a great city to live and work in. Bendigo provides services for the region’s population of over 300,000 and so the city offers excellent schools, shopping and cultural precincts, sporting facilities and various tertiary facilities. We can offer generous flexible working arrangements - giving you more time to enjoy the fantastic restaurants, beautiful parks, walking trails and wineries within our region.

Diversity and Inclusion

Bendigo Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace diversity and social inclusion and encourage people from a diverse cultural background, people with disabilities and or Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

Job Ad Reference 12459
Date Listed 21 September 2022
ContactSharonne Arman
(03) 5454 6912