Dentist - Broken Hill

Date published

14 Mar 2019

Applications close

12 Apr 2019

Location

Broken Hill

Job ID

Dentist - Broken Hill

Join the Royal Flying Doctor Service and let your Dental Career take Flight!

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 oral healthcare services and clinics are vital for providing rural and remote communities with access to high-quality dental care.

Although it is well-known for its 24-hour emergency service and aeromedical retrieval, 80 per cent of the RFDS South Eastern Sections’ service provision is in primary health care delivery. 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. The RFDS SE section Dental Team visits over 25 locations across Far West and Western NSW. Some days you will be flying to remote communities to provide general dental services. Other days you will be working in an Indigenous community or providing services from our fully equipped dental van.

We are currently looking for an experienced Dentist to join our team in Broken Hill. This exciting and diverse position provides the opportunity to rapidly grow your professional skills as you work with a multidisciplinary team. The work provides exposure to a broad range of dental conditions, with good patient flow, and opportunity to mentoring from experienced rural and remote dentist. This position will also be responsible for student mentoring and education on an ongoing basis.

Generous salary sacrifice provisions are available to successful candidate. Only dentists with a genuine interest in remote dentistry, and a willingness to live in Broken Hill need apply.

We welcome applications from AHPRA registered dentists, who have the right to work in Australia.

To apply
please submit your resume including two referees to and a cover letter to: careers@rfdsse.org.au

To find out more about Oral Health Programs
in Western NSW visit our web page: https://www.flyingdoctor.org.au

For other enquiries about position
contact our Senior Dentist Dr Lyn Mayne: lyn.mayne@rfdsse.org.au

Applications close Friday 12th April 2019


Any published closing dates are estimated, the RFDS SE 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.

The RFDS is an Equal Opportunity Employer