Dentist – CAAC – Alice Springs

  • Base salary range $139,054 – $148,317 (p.a.)
  • Up to $7,000 for relocation, as well as scholarship and bursary grants available
  • 6 weeks annual leave, salary packaging & remote benefits
Why Central Australia Aboriginal Congress?
Congress is a comprehensive Aboriginal community-controlled health service, providing primary health care services to Aboriginal Australian persons in Alice Springs and various remote communities in Central Australia.
 
What’s in it for you?

  • Salary of $139,054 – $148,317 (p.a.)
  • Total Effective Package of $167,851 – $178,274 (p.a.)
  • Maximum Term or Casual contracts (flexible contract terms considered)
  • Up to $7,000 for relocation assistance
  • Eligible for scholarship and bursary grants through NT PHN
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Generous salary packaging
  • Access to Congress health services for you and your family at no cost
  • District allowance and remote benefits

What’s the role?

  • Provide a high quality and client focused comprehensive dental service for Congress clients.
  • Provide outreach dental services in remote clinics for up to a week at a time.
  • Ensure dental services are provided in accordance with Congress’ clinical standards, clinical governance framework, and cultural safety policies.
  • Ensure all documentation, records and health information systems are maintained on the client information system.
  • Deliver dental services in a primary health care way; provide health promotion and education relevant to the needs of presenting clients.

Is this the right role for you?

  • Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) Registration as a Dental Practitioner
  • Experience in a wide range of dental assessment and procedures for adults and children
  • Demonstrated practical knowledge and experience of oral health care
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to communicate sensitively in a cross-cultural environment
  • Ability to work independently, and as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Demonstrated understanding and familiarity with current infection control protocols.
  • Willingness, ability and appropriate levels of health and fitness to travel to and work from remote locations.

NT PHN/RWA NT may be able to offer relocation support and clinical educational financial assistance to health professionals who are relocating to the NT or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment and further clinical education.
 
Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Ashleigh McDonald on 08 8982 1056 or recruitment@ntphn.org.au

Job Information

Job Reference: AD-1313
Salary: Total Effective Package of $167,851 - $178,274
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Medical and Nursing
Job Locations: Central Australia
Job Types: Allied Health
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Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

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To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Total Effective Package of $167,851 - $178,274
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