Dentist - Capricorn Coast

Job Description

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Are you a passionate and skilled dentist looking for an opportunity to thrive in a supportive and collaborative environment? Are you a dedicated dental practitioner looking to make a meaningful impact on the community? Look no further!

The Capricorn Coast Community Dental Clinic, part of Queensland Health, is currently looking for dentists to join our team of passionate professionals and to become an integral part of our team at Central Queensland Oral Health Services.

Why Choose Us?

  • Community Impact: By joining us, you'll have the chance to provide essential oral health care to a diverse range of patients, improving lives and promoting better oral health in the community.
  • Cutting-edge Facilities: Work in our state-of-the-art clinics equipped with modern technology, ensuring you have the tools you need to provide top-notch care to the patients.
  • Collaborative Environment: Join a supportive team of dental professionals who value collaboration and knowledge-sharing, fostering your professional growth.
  • Mentoring Support – Consolidate your clinical skills under the guidance of experienced dental clinicians.

Benefits for You:

  • Competitive Remuneration: Enjoy a competitive remuneration package that would include salary along with several incentives, allowances and leave entitlements, including additional $20,000 incentive for interstate / international dental practitioners relocating to Central Queensland. 
  • Working with Queensland Health:  Enjoy the financial security and benefits of working with Queensland Health. 
  • Work-Life Balance: Our flexible work arrangements allow you to maintain a healthy work-life balance, so you can enjoy both your career and personal pursuits.   
  • Professional Development: Access to regular training and professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry. 
  • Career in Public Sector Dentistry: Potential for career advancement within the public sector, including leadership roles. 
  • Networking: Enjoy networking with the fellow dental practitioners in Central Queensland and access valuable resources.  

Opportunities to Thrive:

  • Clinical Excellence: Hone your expertise while treating a diverse range of cases, from routine check-ups to specialized treatments and advanced procedures, contributing to your growth as a dental professional.
  • Community Engagement: Participate in rural / outreach programs, workshops, and educational events, promoting oral health awareness and building connections within the community.

Life in Central Queensland:

  • Natural Beauty: Experience the breathtaking landscapes of Central Queensland abounding with natural beauty, from the stunning coastline to picturesque hinterlands, offering an array of outdoor activities.
  • Community Spirit: Embrace the welcoming communities of Central Queensland, where you can build lasting relationships both in and out of the workplace.
  • Versatile Location: Central Queensland is a great place to live for everyone – whether it is families or couples or singles.   There are shopping centres, cinemas, great schools, University, several public recreational areas, etc. for everyone to enjoy. 
Salary Information (DO1.1 – DO1.3):

Total remuneration value of up to $159,235 p.a. is comprised of:

  • An hourly rate $60.17 - $70.38 p.h.
  • 12.75% super
  • 17.5% leave loading

Benefits Include:

  • Paid Professional development leave – 3 days per annum
  • Professional development allowance.
  • Rural and remote allowance – additional 10% on top of salary
  • Relocation assistance (including contents and car)
  • Accommodation assistance (short term)
  • Generous Salary Sacrificing
  • Paid parental leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Corporate membership discounts
  • Fitness Passport
Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) Requirements:

It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against vaccine preventable diseases as listed on the Role Description.

How to Apply:

To submit your application / expression of interest, please include:

  • Your current CV or resume, including referees.
  • A short 1 to 2 page cover letter outlining how your experience, abilities and knowledge align with the organisational values, accountabilities and “How you will be Assessed” section of the Role Description.
  • Include any additional forms / evidence as attached or listed on the Role Description.

For assistance, contact Recruitment Services @ CQ Health ( ) and quote the Job Ad Reference (JAR) RK3I510468.