Dentist, Oral Health Services, Community and Preventive Health

Sunshine Coast, QLD

Permanent

$111474 - $134195

General Dentist

An exciting opportunity exists for Dentist's to deliver high quality general practitioner oral health services to eligible adult and paediatric patients in fixed and mobile facilities located across the SCHHS.

An exciting opportunity  exists for Dentist's to deliver high quality general practitioner oral health services to eligible adult and paediatric patients in fixed and mobile facilities located across the SCHHS.

Live, work and play on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. Join an expanding Health Service with a culture of innovation, education, training and research, with facilities across the Sunshine Coast including the University Hospital at Birtinya.

Oral Health services are provided to patient groups that meet the eligibility criteria for accessing public dental services in Queensland.

Adult services are provided at clinics located at Caloundra, Kawana, Nambour, Noosa and Gympie and the Sunshine Coast University Hospital (SCUH).  A mobile facility provides additional services at Maleny and Gympie.  The SCUH Oral Health clinic provides services for patients with complex medical or oral health conditions, including general anaesthetic and special needs services.

Oral Health Services sit under the umbrella of the Community and Preventive Health (CPH).  CPH is a diverse group of service units delivering care and interventions outside the acute hospital setting in most cases. These services comprise all aspects of the care and life continuum including population health, prevention, early detection, management, reducing disease progression and complications, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health care, rehabilitation and end of life care.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Provide high quality general practitioner oral health services to adult and paediatric patients in fixed and mobile facilities located across the SCHHS.
  • Contribute to the culture of the Oral Health team with open communication and positive feedback.
  • Provide clinical leadership, guidance and supervision of less experienced team members and dentistry students.
  • Work constructively and collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders, to support team and organisational goals.
  • Engage with consumers to achieve patient-centred care.

Remuneration value up to $153,111 p.a. (f/t), comprising salary between $111,474 - $134,195 p.a. (f/t), or comprising salary between $4,272.80 - $5,143.70 p.f. (f/t) or salary rates: $56.22- $67.68 p.h. (p/t), or $69.15 - $83.24 p.h. (casual), employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (DO.1 - DO1.6) ( 1x Permanent Full time (Kawana), Fixed temporary full time and/or part time and casual positions available at various locations). Applications will remain current for 12 months. Please note: only applications from candidates will be accepted (applications that may result in an agency fee will not be considered). 

Please complete Preferences for Applicants - Dental Officer form and include with your application.

Why work for us?

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.
As a Queensland Health employee, you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.
We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.
You can find out more about why it's so great to work at Sunshine Coast here: https://www.health.qld.gov.au/sunshinecoast/careers

As a Sunshine Coast Health employee, you will receive competitive remuneration and have access to:
• A wellness program;
• Generous superannuation;
• Flexible work arrangements;
• Career training and development; and
• Salary packaging.

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Further information

We are committed to building inclusive cultures in the Queensland public sector that respect and promote human rights and diversity.

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Documents

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Job Ad Reference QLD-SC445241
Date Listed 22 September 2022
ContactDr Fatima Dost
(07) 5438 4204
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