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Monash Health Dental Services is currently offering a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Clinician to join our team.

  • Excellent clinical and management of complex cases experience required;
  • Provide leadership and clinical expertise to the dental team.

Monash Health provides integrated healthcare services available to over 1.3 million people, representing 32% of the population of greater Melbourne. Through Monash Community, we deliver Dental Health Services covering all aspects of general dentistry and emergency treatment for both adult and child patients. We are a busy and dynamic service, with 30 dental chairs located across seven sites in the Cities of Greater Dandenong, Casey, Kingston and the Shire of Cardinia. We are now looking to engage a highly motivated senior clinician, preferably with management experience, to join our team at Dandenong. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provision of clinical leadership through active involvement in patient care;
  • Take responsibility for the management and daily operations of the dental clinic, including the provision of a high level of supervision and management support to clinical staff;
  • Take responsibility for the management of complaints relating to clinical issues and manage referrals from other practitioners;
  • Contributing to ongoing service improvement and clinical and workforce innovation to ensure Monash Health provides high quality accessible Monash Health Dental Services within allocated resources and meets the needs of Monash Health patients.

About You:

To be considered for this important role you will ideally possess the following:

  • Registration with AHPRA;
  • Effective and efficient management and leadership skills;
  • Confident in all aspects of general dentistry;
  • Self-motivated with the ability to meet deadlines;
  • Good organisational skills and a positive, enthusiastic attitude towards work;
  • Strong communication and relationship skills.

Previous experience in public sector based dentistry would be an advantage.

What’s on Offer:

This role offers you the chance to make a real contribution to the dental care we provide to a broad range of clients across south-east Melbourne.  As an important member of our committed team, we can offer you:

  • A comprehensive orientation/mentoring program;
  • Ongoing professional development/financial support for CPD;
  • The ability to access one day off per month;
  •  Salary packaging benefits that increase your take home pay;
  • You can also, for example, work 4 days providing public care, with the fifth day under a private practice arrangement, potentially lifting your earnings to $150k annually or more.

The appointment is for 5 years and is renewable. 

PLEASE NOTE - TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION YOU MUST APPLY DIRECTLY ON THE MONASH HEALTH WEBSITE USING THE LINK https://southernhealth.mercury.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=ZtSbRZtOfW4=&k=dental&E=0&C=0&J=0&P=0&I=0&jbc=ere

Closing Date 21/07/2017
Reference Number 15091
Position Title Senior Dentist
Employment Type Ongoing Part Time
Organisation Monash Health
Contact Person Attilio Biondo
Contact Details 1300342273
Position Description
SENIOR DENTAL OFFICER PD April 2016.doc Open
Location 140-154 Sladen Street CRANBOURNE VIC 3977