Dentist - Full Time

Category: Primary & Community Care Services
Tuesday 12 September 2017
Position Description
Applications close 22 September 2017


BCH is seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Dentist to join our busy 4-chair integrated regional dental clinic that services eligible South Gippsland clients. The clinic is a well-equipped new facility with experienced support staff, located 1½ hours from Melbourne, close to beaches and many tourist attractions. We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time dynamic general Dentist to join our team at Bass Coast Health in Wonthaggi. As a member of the team you will play an important role in providing dental care within the scope of publically funded dental services. This role also has a wide scope for career development and professional growth.


The classification level for this role will be dependent on your level of experience.


As a Dentist your responsibilities will include:

  • Provide high quality patient care in accordance with our clinical standards and policies
  • Maintain and process patient records in accordance with our Clinical Record Standards and the Health Records Act
  • Undertake clinical supervision / support of dentists and undergraduate students where appropriate


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Current, unrestricted APHRA registration
  • A Bachelor of Dental Science (or equivalent and ADC Certificate)
  • Minimum of 1 year experience as a general dentist in Australia, in a range of dental assessment and procedures for adults and children



About Bass Coast Health:

Bass Coast Health is the major public healthcare provider within the Bass Coast Shire in South Gippsland. The service has provided quality service and care for residents of the Bass Coast Shire for over 100 years. It is an integrated health service providing a range of acute, sub-acute, ancillary medical, aged and ambulatory care services. The 58 bed hospital is fully equipped to offer a broad range of specialist medical, surgical and obstetric services including orthopaedics, ophthalmology, gynaecology, paediatrics, urology and rehabilitation.


Enquiries should be directed to Paul Greenhalgh, Executive Director Sub-Acute & Community Care on (03) 5671 9230.


Applications, including a cover letter, resume and two professional referees should be addressed to Pat Grasby, HR Officer Email: 


Applications close 12.00 noon on Friday 22 September 2017


Bass Coast Health is a smoke free organisation.