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Dental Prosthetist Full-time Job

4 weeks ago   Nursing   Townsville region   2 views
Job Details

The Townsville Hospital and Health Service vision is world-class healthcare for northern Queensland.

Our purpose is `great care every day'.

About your opportunity:

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Dental Prosthetist to be a part of the clinical team within the Townsville Oral Health Service on a permanent full-time basis.

This opportunity would suit an individual who is organised, highly motivated, shows initiative, exhibits diligence, is self-motivated and enjoys working within the public health system. This role would suit someone who is passionate about dentistry, who is self-motivated, enjoys working as part of a team and ultimately values high quality patient centred care in an efficient and effective way.

The Townsville Oral Health Service (TOHS) fits within the Health and Wellbeing Service Group within the Townsville Hospital and Health Service.

The purpose of this role is to deliver dental prosthetic services to eligible clients as a dental prosthetist in a multidisciplinary team within the Townsville Hospital and Health Service.

Generous remuneration package value up to $118,996 p.a. comprising:

  • Salary range of $2719.80 to $3997.60 p.f. (HP3)
  • Annual leave with 17.5% loading
  • 12.75% employer contribution to superannuation.

Other employment benefits may include:


  • It is a mandatory requirement to be and to remain vaccinated against COVID-19.
  • Mandatory:
    • Appointment to this position requires possession of and Advanced Diploma or Degree (or equivalent) qualification in Dental Prosthetics.
    • Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and possession of a current annual license certificate.
    • There is a requirement that all dental practitioners are credentialed and have their scope of clinical practice defined with Qld Health before commencing employment and throughout employment with Qld Health.
    • Appointment to this position requires proof of qualification and registration or membership (if applicable) with the appropriate registration authority or association. Certified copies of the required information must be provided to the appropriate supervisor/manager prior to commencement of clinical duties.
  • Possession of class C drivers' licence.
  • This is a Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) risk role: Hepatitis A/B, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, and Pertussis.
  • Travel: Please note, from time-to-time this position will be required to travel to, and work at, other facilities located within the Townsville Oral Health Service. This may involve day and/or overnight stays. Travel on small planes or ferry may be required. The successful applicant/s will need to be able to commit to this requirement.
  • Pre-employment checks will be conducted.

Please refer to the Role Description for further details.

Why make the change?

Appreciate the change of pace as you immerse yourself in a tropical North Queensland lifestyle.

Unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.