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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 22157
Position Title Oral Health Therapist
Employment Status Limited Term Part Time
Location All Sites
Advertisement text Position Summary
We are seeking a suitably experienced Oral Health Therapist on a Fixed Term Part-Time basis to 30th June 2018. The successful applicant be based at Frankston Community Health site, but may be required to work across all sites.

Department Summary
The Peninsula Health – Community Dental Program operates 23 chairs over 4 separate sites; providing General, Specialist and Emergency dental care to those residing and holidaying on the picturesque Mornington Peninsula.

Essential Criteria
The successful applicant will hold a Bachelor of Oral Health or equivalent, be AHPRA registered, have excellent written and verbal interpersonal skills, experience working in a supportive team environment; and be able to demonstrate competency and commitment to customer service and client engagement.

• Flexible family friendly team environment
• Salary packaging
• Continuing Professional Development

How to apply
To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW button to forward you current resume and covering letter for consideration

Other Information
• Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must meet the immunisation requirements of their role prior to commencement.
• Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
• Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.
Selection Criteria Essential: Registration with AHPRA
Essential: Dental Radiation Use Licence
Essential: Demonstrated ability to exercise time management skills whilst maintaining a high level of quality care
Essential: Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Essential: Reliability, punctuality and ability to work within and contribute to a multi-disciplinary team.
Desirable: Knowledge of titanium dental software
Desirable: Extended Scope of Practice - Adult Dental Therapy
Contact Person Keegan Crow
Contact Number 97848184
Contact Email kcrow@phcn.vic.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person Susan Gregg
Alternate Contact Number 97848184
Closing Date 23/07/2017
Position Description Dental Therapist Oral Health Therapist Level 2.pdf