Dentist

Date published

05 Aug 2022

Location

NSW Other

Job ID

538028

Dentist

Ever wanted the full RFDS experience? Fly to work to remote and rural communities and join one of Australia's most iconic charities.

Classifications

  • Healthcare & Medicine
  • Dental
  • Casual

Key points

  • The RFDSSE currently have an opportunity available in Broken Hill or Dubbo
  • Paid a daily rate
  • FIFO available from Adelaide or Sydney

Description

The Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia (RFDS) is one of the largest and most comprehensive aeromedical organisations in the world.
 
The RFDS South Eastern Section has provided dental services to people in rural and remote communities in Far West and Upper Western NSW, SA and QLD for more than 20 years. Our dental team provides oral health services via fly in fly out clinics from Dubbo and Broken Hill, as well as services from our mobile dental van.
 
We currently have opportunities available in Broken Hill and Dubbo for experienced team-oriented Dentists to join our team on a fly in fly out basis.
 
The ideal candidate will have a professional interest in remote dentistry and an understanding of the challenges associated with the lack of access in rural and remote areas as well as the limitations of public dentistry. They will be resourceful, adaptable and flexible as well as having excellent diagnostic skills, strong communication skills and experience working with people from all backgrounds.
 
What we Offer:

  • The full RFDS experience – Fly to work with locations across rural and remote communities
  • Exposure to a broad range of dental conditions with good patient flow
  • Competitive salary and generous salary packaging options
  • Fly in fly out arrangement from Sydney or Adelaide
  • Ongoing work on offer – ability to work a roster with various options available (minimum two (2) week working cycle) with accommodation provided
 Qualifications / Experience that we are looking for:
  • AHPRA registration and rights to work in Australia
  • Full COVID-19 Vaccination Evidence
  • NSW Working with Children Check (or eligibility to apply)
  • Medicare provider number
  • A minimum of two (2) years’ experience (preferred)
For more information or to discuss your interest: please email Rural & Remote Dental Services Manager, Lyn Mayne at Lyn.Mayne@rfdsse.org.au.

Our Values of Reliability, Care, Trust and Safety shape the way we work as individuals, as team members and with the communities we serve.
 
The RFDS (South Eastern Section) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
 
Any published closing dates are estimated, the RFDSSE aim to fill vacancies as quickly as possible. This means that we will close advert as soon as we have found the right candidate and this may be before the published closing date. We would therefore advise interested applicants to submit an application as early as possible.