ORAL HEALTH THERAPIST
- commencing January 2021
- Attractive salary packaging
Sunraysia Community Health Services is a dynamic organisation promoting health, wellbeing and independence in a social model of health to prevent illness, disease and injury. Influencing the agenda for health policy, providing access and equity to health services for our community and encouraging innovation and flexibility to ensure services match community needs are our priorities.
We invite genuine expressions of interest from experienced (minimum 2 years) Oral Health Therapists to join our modern, 8 chair public dental service in the provision of a broad range of high quality oral health services to our diverse client base. The role is full time and based in Mildura, commencing January 2021.
You will further develop your clinical expertise through mentoring provided by our Director of Dental Services, clinical teachers and visiting specialists whilst working along side our highly skilled dental practitioners as well as be supported by our team of experienced Dental Assistants.
Primary objectives of the position include:
- Providing efficient, effective and high quality clinical services within the scope of public dental services to our eligible patients;
- Facilitating and supporting individual and community activities to promote oral health, well-being and independence
- Located in Mildura, Victoria, a safe, regional community offering great work-life balance.
- Healthy lifestyle and great weather to suit anyone who loves the outdoors.
Working with SCHS
We offer a supportive culture and working environment that embraces professional development, building individuals capabilities and support staff to maximise their health and wellbeing. Other benefits include:
- Mentoring provided by senior clinicians including our Director of Dental Services, Clinical Educators and visiting specialists
- Full Chair side electronic medical records
- Full scope of dental procedures including Chrome Cobalt’s and Crowns
- Multidisciplinary team
- Salary packaging benefits
Sunraysia Community Health Services is a not for profit organisation which commenced operation in 1976 in Merbein, approximately 10km from the city of Mildura. SCHS has experienced significant growth and now operates 3 sites in Mildura. We deliver a wide range of health services including Public Dentistry, Allied Health, Drug and Alcohol Treatment, Counselling, District Nursing, Palliative Care, Aged Care Assessment and Disability services and GP Services. We pride ourselves on taking a holistic approach to the needs of our clients and our community.
For a confidential discussion, please contact Donna Mercado, Director Dental Services, via firstname.lastname@example.org or (03) 5022 5444.
To apply, please forward your covering letter, CV, responses to Key Selection Criteria and contact details of three professional referees addressed to Manager Human Resources, email@example.com
Please note: This position will remain open until filled.
PLEASE NOTE: All positions are subject to thorough credentialing and safety screening prior to commencing employment. This includes reference checks and National Police Check for all SCHS employees. Any prospective employee who has resided and worked overseas in the past 10 years for a continuous period of 12 months or more will be required to undergo an International Criminal History Check. Where applicable, employees may also be required to hold a current Working With Children check issued in the state of Victoria and have their name screened against the DHHS Disability Workers Exclusion Scheme (DWES) list. For more information on the DWES, please click here.