Oral Health Therapists / Dental Therapists at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Nelson Marlborough, Wairau Hospital
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Positions available in Nelson, Tasman and Blenheim
- Are you an experienced Oral Health Therapist or Dental Therapist looking for a role in a beautiful location?
- Are you looking for flexible working hours?
- Are you looking for permanent, fixed term, or casual employment?
Community Oral Health Service
We are looking for experienced Oral Health Therapists to join our teams in Nelson, Tasman & Blenheim. No matter how many hours you want to work each week, we can design an appointment to suit your needs, whether you want part-time or full-time hours (up to 80 hours per fortnight) or casual employment. We understand the need for a good work/life balance and can help you to create what's right for you.
Our facilities are modern and computerised, using Titanium with digital radiography. We employ 1:1 ratio of dental assistants to therapists with reception staff to support. You will be supported by your own assigned Professional Advisor as we tailor our orientation to your needs and professional skills.
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
The role offers you a great team environment providing dental services to some of the 23,000 children across the region who are enrolled from birth. Our staff will tell you how much they love the relationships formed over the years with children and their families/whanau.
In this role you will be committed to prevention; sealing all permanent molars, with dental assistants applying fluoride varnish between examination appointments. We encourage the use of Hall Crowns and provide all therapists with the full range of restorative options; including rubber dam when required.
If you are looking to relocate to the area, we will offer you up to $5,000 in relocation expenses to assist with the costs involved, and we will help to make the process as smooth as possible.
The top of the South Island offers a unique and beautiful way of life. Connected to the magnificent parks of Abel Tasman, Kahurangi, Nelson Lakes and the marine reserve of the Marlborough Sounds. We can offer you a lifestyle others wll envy, away from the stresses of major city living.
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) is the main health provider for the Te Tau Ihu, the top of the South Island. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough - s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. We have five central locations and are spread across the region - s communities with our mobile services. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.
Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)
The full-time equivalent salary for this position is $63,702 to $85,992 based on the current Allied, Public Health, Scientific & Technical MECA dependent on skills, experience & registration in NZ.
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on email@example.com or 03 546 1274. Alternatively, for role specific information please contact Kirsty Rance - Team Leader via Kirsty.Rance@nmdhb.govt.nz
Please apply online via our careers site at https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz
Important: Please indicate your preferred location and hours of work, in your covering letter.
Applications close: Open until filled. Applications will be reviewed as received.
Te Whatu Ora strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.
He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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