Dental Support Officer

Date published

22 Jul 2020

Applications close

22 Aug 2020



Dental Support Officer

The Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern Section is a leading provider of health services to remote areas of NSW, SA and QLD. The Royal Flying Doctor Service provides primary health care, health education, preventative and public health, emergency and retrieval services. We are seeking applications for the position of Dental Support Officer to be based from Dubbo or Broken Hill.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic, suitably qualified Dental Support Officer to take up the casual position with the dental team, to drive our latest Dental Van to network locations. The Dental Support Officer will be required to drive to communities in the Far West and Upper Western Sector to provide a comprehensive oral health service to remote communities. The successful candidate will join our vibrant young dental team, including dentists, dental assistants and oral heath therapist, to help bridge the gap in oral health across Australia.

The successful applicant will be required to:

• Be available to work on a casual/as needed basis;
• Be able to stay overnight in remote communities necessary;
• Be responsible for driving, setting up, packing up & securing dental equipment in the Dental Van, as well as general vehicle & dental equipment maintenance;
• Hold a Light Rigid Licence as a minimum; and
• Be willing to assist with oral health promotion, sterilisation and data input to dental program Titanium.
This position would suit someone who has an interest in Community and Public Health, enjoys the challenges of rural life, and is adaptable to changing requirements.

This is an exciting opportunity for a driver to be part of our team providing much needed dental services to remote and indigenous communities.

For more information:
please contact Lyn Mayne – Rural & Remote Dental Services Manager or please email

To apply: Email your resume, cover letter and contact details for two referees to

Applications close Saturday 22 August 2020

Any published closing dates are estimated, the RFDS SE aim to fill vacancies as quickly as possible. This means that we will close adverts 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.

The RFDS of Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer