Community Dentist - Oral Health, Te Whatu Ora - Te Tai Tokerau at Northland District Health Board (Whangarei), Northland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Full-time, Permanent role (1 FTE + on-call)
- Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand
The Oral Health Service Te Tai Tokerau are seeking a Community Dentist to provide primary dental care to adolescents and children within fixed and mobile clinics, in a variety of locations throughout Northland. This is a permanent opportunity based in Whangārei but will involve frequent travel to rural hospitals and community clinics.
Te Tai Tokerau is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.
Te Tai Tokerau Oral Health Service is an integrated hospital; community, child and adolescent service providing oral healthcare to the communities across the region. We are looking for a motivated Community Dentist to join our supportive multi-disciplinary team and participate on the on-call roster.
As the Community Dentist you will provide dental care to children and adolescents that is beyond the scope of practice and experience of Dental Therapists including patients under sedation; general anaesthetic, the medically compromised, eligible pre-schoolers, students, adolescents and adults. This position would suit someone who has a post graduate qualification or great interest in public oral health.
To be considered you must have or be eligible for specialist and/ or general dentistry registration (including APC) with the Dental Council New Zealand. A current New Zealand driver's licence is also required as this role includes travel.
To submit your application, please apply via the online application portal below ensuring to submit an up-to-date CV and cover letter. For assistance with the application process or if you have any queries, please contact SMO.Jobs@northlanddhb.org.nz referencing vacancy number: MD22-017
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Northland District Health Board (Whangarei)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
|Attachment:||MD22-017 Community Dentist JD.pdf (PDF, 176KB)
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