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Position Details
Reference Number 430891
Position Title Dental Officer (Level 1) - Temp F/T
Employment Status Temporary Full Time (up to 14/10/2020)
Entity South Western Sydney Local Health District
Geographical Location Bankstown, Fairfield, Ingleburn, Liverpool, Narellan, Rosemeadow, Yagoowa
Advertised Award/Classification Dental Officers
Salary $1,669.91 - $2,178.07
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

To provide high quality services to eligible population of SWSLHD. Position is based at either northern sector (Fairfield, Yagoona, Bankstown North and Liverpool) or southern sector (Rosemeadow, Ingleburn and Narellan) on a rotational basis based on clinical demand. Position is for a temporary period of 24 months and may be extended subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funding. 


South Western Sydney is an exciting and interesting place to live and work. South Western Sydney is home to a mixture of metropolitan and rural communities which is culturally diverse. South Western Sydney has a very significant Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community, especially in Campbelltown, Wollondilly, Camden, Wingecarribee and Liverpool.

SWSLHD’s key strategy to positively transform how our patients, consumers, staff and communities experience our organisation and services is Transforming Your Experience. SWSLHD upholds the values of Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment.

Healthy Smile, Healthy Life! Oral Health Services is a dynamic, expanding organisation providing services to the South Western Sydney Local Health District. We are committed to providing high quality dental services to our community. We offer staff benefits such as salary packaging and fitness passports. If you would like to be part of our journey we want to hear from you!


Equal Employment Opportunity:

South Western Sydney Local Health District is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability are encouraged to apply for all internal and externally advertised positions. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

Selection Criteria Unrestricted registration as a Dentist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Commitment to the principles of public sector dentistry and sound evidence-based dental practice.

Demonstrated proficiency in both written and verbal communication

Ability to work as a contributing member of a clinical team

An understanding of current concepts in clinical practice and demonstrated understanding of infection control principles.

Current unrestricted NSW Drivers Licence (P2 Licence acceptable)

Ability and willingness to provide services across South Western Sydney Local Health District Community Oral Health Clinics as required

Demonstrated clinical proficiency in removable denture prosthetics, minor oral surgery and endodontics.
This position requires a Working With Children Check (WWCC) issued by the Office of the Children's Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Contact Person Ms Kathleen Fitzgerald
Contact Number 0287884266
Contact Email Kathleen.Fitzgerald1@health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 03/08/2018
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view