Oral Health Therapist/Dental Therapist / Whakaora Niho


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Location: Porirua and Kapiti

Service: Bee Healthy Regional Community Dental Service

Contract: Permanent - full time and part time options available

About the service

The Bee Healthy Regional Community Dental Service provides dental services for children of the greater Wellington region from school and community based Dental Hub Clinics. 

About the role

Our service has permanent full time and part time positions available based in our Porirua Dental Hub. As part of this role you will also be required to attend clinics at our Raumati Beach Dental Hub in Kapiti. A travel allowance will be paid for travel between the clinics. 

We are seeking newly qualified as well as experienced Dental Therapists who are positive, forward thinking and work well in a team environment, and have friendly, empathetic natures with flexible attitudes.

Bee Healthy offers great working conditions in our new Hubs and strong clinical support including 1.1 dental assisting for all therapists. 

Skills and Experience 

  • Be registered with DCNZ and have a current APC, or if newly qualified eligible to apply
  • Have a current driver’s licence, as all staff are required to drive mobile dental vans.
  • Diploma/ Degree in Dental Therapy
  • Knowledge of Infection Control procedures and practices

Benefits

We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; refund of your annual Practising Certificate cost, mentoring, a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

How to apply

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also apply and see a copy of the job description through our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nz. Please note: For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

For further information on this role, please email our Recruitment Team and indicate the vacancy number 113828-21 and job title in the subject line. 

If you are highly qualified, you will hear from one of our recruiters. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!

HVDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

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Permanent/Full Time

Job no: 113828-21

Location: Kapiti, Porirua, Wellington Region

Closing Date: Wednesday, 30 June 2021