Dentist - Portland (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 04/08/2022
Applications close: 28/08/2022 (Midnight)
18 days remaining

18 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Portland

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/1651474

Reference: VG/1651474

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Portland

Time for a lifestyle change? Join a workplace that’s friendly & welcoming!! Portland Victoria is only an 80 minute drive from Warrnambool and is home to unspoiled beaches, river and offshore fishing, whale watching and the start of The Great South Walking trail. Portland is located on the far south-west coast of Victoria, mid-way between Port Fairy and the small town of Nelson which is adjacent to the state border with South Australia. The $1.94 million Portland Campus adjacent to Portland’s healthcare precinct has been purpose built to provide the community with a service that is flexible, responsive and accessible to all.

About the role

South West Healthcare's (SWH) South West Dental Service are seeking a Dentist to deliver high quality, value based oral health services at our Portland Clinic. This role will work closely with the Senior Dentist and the whole Oral Health Services team to ensure objectives of the department are met and evidenced-based, patient centred care is provided to our clients.

This is a full time position and an advantageous opportunity to achieve a healthy work life balance in a vibrant regional setting.

An attractive salary package will be offered for the right applicant. Relocation assistance is available for the right application to assist in making the move to Portland.


What you bring

The successful applicant will have developed clinical skills along with skills in effective communication. This role presents an outstanding opportunity to join our progressive regional health service and receive comprehensive clinical supervision and generous salary packaging. You will enjoy the provision of high quality facilities, strong support and collaboration with the acute hospital and a regional lifestyle second to none.


What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.


Who we are

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.

SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: https://www.visitportland.com.au/


How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday 28 August 2022. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Victorian Public Health Sector (General Dentists') Multi Enterprise Agreement 2018-2022 with the applicable classification Dentist Level 2 or 3.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status


Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

Dentist - Portland (As per advertisement)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Peter Sheehan (Manager South West Dental Service) | ptsheehan@swh.net.au

Dentist - Portland (As per advertisement)