Dental Assistant

  • Company:
    Queensland Health - Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Casual
  • Posted:
    18 hours ago
  • Category:
    Government

An exciting opportunity is currently available for experienced Dental Assistants to join Oral Health Services at the Hervey Bay and Maryborough Hospitals within the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service. The Wide Bay area is arguably one of the most beautiful regions of Queensland. The Health Service stretches from Agnes Water in the North to Maryborough in the South and provides acute care services to a population of over 200,000 residents including several rural communities.

  • Job Type: Casual
  • Position Type: Flexible-flex
  • Location: Wide Bay
  • Contact Name: Cassie Hurley
  • Contact Number:
  • Closing Date: 27-JAN-21

Take a chance, progress your career and discover all that the Wide Bay has to offer.

Your opportunity: Assist in the provision of quality, efficient and effective services within the delivery system for public sector, oral healthcare and to be part of a dental team, under a Senior Dentist, responsible for the delivery of oral health services to the eligible clients of a group of oral health teams.

Prior to being made an offer of employment, you will be required to demonstrate immunity to the following Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD): Hepatitis B, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (chicken pox) and Pertussis (whooping cough).

From 9th December 2019 all new employees will be required to be assessed for their risk of Tuberculosis (TB). For further information regarding TB please visit Queensland Health website: Tuberculosis

Find out more in the Role Description.

Our offer: You will receive a competitive salary rate between $35.76 – $37.35 p.h. (OO3) (Casual) (Applications will remain current for twelve months) Job Ad Reference H2101WB359061

Other benefits include:

  • Generous superannuation contribution (up to 12.75%)
  • Annual Leave Loading (17.5%)
  • Fantastic salary sacrificing benefits
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Lower cost of living

Discover Fraser Coast

The Fraser Coast, known for its diverse, natural landscapes, laid-back lifestyle and mild climate, is located just a quick 45-minute flight north of Brisbane. This destination with a difference is the stepping off point to the World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, the location of incredible whale watching encounters and has arguably the safest family-friendly beaches in Queensland. Stroll along the Hervey Bay esplanade for alfresco cafes, shops, picnic areas, playgrounds and vibrant marina, or soak up the history and culture in the provincial city of Maryborough.

How to apply:

The Role Description and Information Package provide specific information on how to apply for the advertised position. If you have difficulty viewing this role description in .pdf format, please contact Wide Bay Recruitment at Recruitment-Wide-Bay@health.qld.gov.au

Join our Hospital and Health Service family and see what it’s like to be in a supportive workplace with engaged teams working together to ensure

Care comes first…through patients’ eyes