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  • Fixed Term, Full-Time role for a Dental Prosthetist
  • Be part of an organisation delivering value based health care
  • Share the pride and satisfaction of putting a smile on every patient’s face!

It’s the people who make the difference at Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV).


About the role


We have an exciting opportunity for Dental Prosthetist to join our General Practice team at the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne. This position is available on a fixed term, full-time basis. You will play an important role in providing dental care within the scope of publically funded dental services, including to those patients with complex medical histories and disabilities. You will have a wide scope for career development and professional growth.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing high quality patient care in accordance with our clinical standards and policies.
  • Maintaining and processing patient records in accordance with our Clinical Record Standards and the Health Records Act.
  • Dealing directly with the patient from the initial examination right through to the final adjustments of the new prosthesis. 

To be successful in this role you will need: 

  • Current, unrestricted AHPRA as a Dental Prosthetist.
  • Advanced diploma in Dental Prosthetics or equivalent qualification.
  • Experience in designing, fabrication, modifying, maintaining fit and align, or re-aligning dental prosthesis such as mouth guards, dentures; fit and align the prosthesis.

Why you should be a part of our team?


Our patients come from many different cultures and backgrounds, and treating them is what makes our job so rewarding and challenging. One thing is for certain at Dental Health Services Victoria – you will share the pride and satisfaction of putting a smile on every patient’s face.

Besides a high degree of job satisfaction, Dental Health Services Victoria offers salary packaging benefits, onsite café, convenient car parking and easy access to transport links, professional development opportunities and work / life balance. 


About us:

Dental Health Services Victoria is the leading public oral health agency in Victoria.  Our aim is to improve the oral health of all Victorians, particularly vulnerable groups and those most in need.  We provide Victorians with quality oral health care through the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne.

We act with respect towards every person or idea we encounter.  Together through the strength of our diversity, we create better outcomes for our patients and colleagues.

We are committed to our Indigenous employment and encourage all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply. We are proud to be recognised in 2015 as Best in Indigenous Employment.

We welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, workers of all ages, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. We acknowledge that diversity increases our ability to transform our organisation to achieve better health outcomes.

We provide services through our Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne where you will have the opportunity to work with the best oral health practitioners in Victoria. We embrace collaboration because working together helps us to create value that wouldn’t be possible through individual effort alone.


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Closing Date 24/10/2017
Reference Number 15192
Position Title Dental Prosthetist
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Organisation Dental Health Services Victoria
Award Classification Health Professionals - 1DZ22 - Dental Prosthetist Year 3
Contact Person careers@dhsv.org.au
Contact Details careers@dhsv.org.au
Position Description
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Individual Contributor Behavioural Competency List.pdf Open
Location 720 Swanston St Carlton VIC 3053