Position Details
Advertising Summary

Merri Health (Merri) are looking for an dental officer to join our established and caring dental team.

• Permanent Part-Time position (0.4 EFT)
• Excellent Salary Packaging Benefits
• Flexibility of part time hours
• Convenient Brunswick location with public transport at hand
• Learning and development opportunities.


You will be part of the dental team who for provides high quality and efficient dental services to eligible patients. Your responsibilities include,
• Provision of compassionate, effective and efficient dental services within guidelines specified by the CDP, including appropriate waiting list management
• To ensure users of service are treated in a manner which respects their cultural beliefs and practices, including facilitating the use of interpreters when required
• Ensure high level of infection control within the dental facility and to be compliant in all infection control procedures
• To be qualified and competent in the taking and interpretation of intra oral radiographs and interpretation of extra-oral radiography

To succeed in the role you will have:

• Bachelor of Dental Science or equivalent dental qualification, Current AHPRA Registration and Dental Prescriber number
• High level of clinical competence and a demonstrated commitment to the provision of appropriate, high quality dental services with a focus on public health principles
• Excellent understanding of Infection Control Procedures
• Advanced interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to work as an effective team member
• Demonstrated commitment to continuing personal and professional development
• Experience in dealing with internal and external clients from diverse backgrounds and clients with special needs
• To show a commitment to Merri Health values and philosophy and show capacity to engage in the enhancement of Merri Health culture and meet organisational objectives

Please note that due to the volume of applications received, only shortlisted candidates may be contacted.

Merri Health is an equal opportunity employer and encourages individuals of diverse backgrounds including but not limited to those from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse and GLBTIQ community to apply.

Closing Date 21/07/2017
Reference Number 15095
Position Title Dentist
Employment Type Ongoing Part Time
Organisation Merri Health
Contact Person Jonathan Teoh
Contact Details 047836466
Alternate Contact Person Kerri Collier
Alternate Contact Number 93876711
Position Description
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Location 11 Glenlyon Road BRUNSWICK VIC 3056