FULL TIME OPPORTUNITY - Western Downs Area
A wonderful opportunity has become available for a Full Time Dentist to join our team. We are ideally seeking a dentist with at least 12 months Australian practice experience, however, we will also give consideration to a highly motivated new graduate.
We are a friendly modern country practice established in 1951. Our focus is on providing great dentistry with fantastic service to the whole Western Downs Community. We provide all facets of general dentistry including orthodontics, extractions, rotary endodontics, restorative, dentures and more. We are currently in the process of becoming accredited and are not currently contracted to any PHIs.
Our team includes 3 Full Time Dentists and an OHT. We refer to trusted specialists in our network when required.
Our 5 spacious treatment rooms feature relaxing views of a courtyard garden with rock pools and our patients can enjoy the ceiling mounted televisions. We operate with Exact software and we are fully computerised. Each operator has their own dedicated office area and computer.
We value excellent communication with our patients about their treatment options and their consequences. We also ensure free flowing team communication within our team by having regular weekly staff meetings and performance reviews as needed with lots of opportunity to discuss any concerns and celebrate successes. On-going training and education is a priority.
Our equipment and facilities include ADEC chairs, in-house digital OPG and Lateral Ceph, in-house laboratory (where we make mouthguards, retainers, bleaching trays and mill and glaze emax crowns), Cerec Blue Cam, digital xrays, air abrasion, intraoral camera and more.
The position is to commence 21 May 2018 and will actually be servicing 2 locations, our main practice where the dentist will work Mon, Thurs, Fri and the second location 30 minutes away we have a contract with Queensland Health to supply a dentist for the public clinic on Tues and Wed. Any work done at the public clinic is also paid by commission. When in location 2 the dentist will be working solo so professional confidence in essential. Fuel is paid by CDP at a cents per km rate and accommodation overnight is supplied at no charge by Queensland Health.
Our main practice is in a country town with affordable rent, only 3.5 hours drive from Brisbane, 2 hours from Toowoomba. There is an excellent Farmer’s Market, coffee shops, gym and aquatic centre, several school options primary and secondary to Year 12, cinema, Woolworths and library. We have a world famous Watermelon Festival every 2 years.
The successful applicant will have a chance to vastly broaden their dental experience in a supportive environment. The position is replacing our current associate dentist who is travelling overseas for an extended period. This is an excellent opportunity for a dentist to establish themselves as an important and valued health service provider in our community.