• 1Search for courses by Study Area, Level and Location
  • 2We deliver you all the matched results
  • 3Choose one or more course providers to contact you
Industry

Distance from location (kms)

Exact 5 10 25 50 100

Posted since

All 2 Days 1 Week 2 Weeks 1 Month

Sort results by

Relevance Date

28

April

Dental Officer (501149)

TASMANIAN GOVERNMENT JOBS - New Town, SA

Any Industry
Source: uWorkin

Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

The role:

The Dental Officer is responsible for a significant professional dental caseload consistent with Tasmanian Health Service (THS) and OHST policies and protocols and will work under the broad direction of the Area Manager for operational issues and report to the Senior Clinician for clinical issues. The role will:

  • Provide dental services, in line with the policies, protocols, and guidelines of the Tasmanian Health Service (THS) and Oral Health Services Tasmania (OHST).
  • Provide dental care for children whose required care is outside the scope of Dental Therapists and/or Oral Health Therapists.
  • Provide support for Dental Therapists and Oral Health Therapists as part of the integrated clinical team.
  • Assist in the development and advancement of the knowledge and professional skills of other staff.

The Area:

Oral Health Services Tasmania provides dental services to eligible Tasmanians including adults who are holders of a current health care card or pensioner concession card. The children’s dental service is a universal service for all Tasmanians aged 0-17 years.

The service operates from over 30 sites across Tasmania including major centres in Burnie, Devonport, Launceston, Clarence, Glenorchy and Hobart, one and two surgery clinics in urban and rural community health centres and district hospitals and at a number of public school sites, three special care dental units located in the major hospitals, two mobile dental units that service rural areas and three school-based dental vans.

Details of Appointment:

Multiple Permanent Part Time, Day-Worker position working 45.6 hours per fortnight.

This role is based in New Town.

Salary: $113,924 - $179,108 per annum + 9.5% superannuation + access to salary packaging

  • The Salary Range is in accordance with the Dental Officers Agreement 2019.
  • Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

Eligibility:

Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  • Current Registration with the Dental Board of Australia.
  • Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration.

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

  1. Conviction checks in the following areas:
  1. Crimes of violence
  2. sex related offences
  3. serious drug offences
  4. crimes involving dishonesty
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide and Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

  • Generic Dental Officer DO1-3 (September 2020) HPRNL WWCT.pdf
  • Generic Dental Officer DO1-3 (September 2020) HPRNL WWCT (1).docx

Applicant Guide

  • Department of Health Applicant Guide.pdf
  • Department of Health Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please note:

  • There is a requirement for selection criteria to be complete to apply to this role.
  • All attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details of two referees before applying.

For more information (Contact Officer)

Renee Moody

Area Manager - South

Phone: (03) 6166 5400

E-mail: renee.moody@ths.tas.gov.au

Important information

The email account you provide when submitting job applications will be used in correspondence to you. It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to www.job.tas.gov.au and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details

The Department of Health values workforce diversity and recognises the value each person offers which is shaped by their unique characteristics, background, experiences, knowledge, skills, values and perspectives.