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Oral Medicine Specialist/Taurima Hauora ā-Waha Mātanga

Employer Capital & Coast DHB
Workplace Wellington, Porirua
Specialty Dentistry, Hospital
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 32
Commencement date Open
Application closing date Open
Employer Capital & Coast DHB Workplace Wellington, Porirua
Specialty Dentistry, Hospital Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 32 Application closing date Open

Job description

Nau mai, haere mai ki Ūpoko ki te uru hauora.

Location: Wellington, Porirua

Contract: Permanent. Part time (0.8 FTE)

ABOUT THE ROLE

The successful applicant will be part of a dynamic team providing Oral Medicine care to people within the Wellington Region.

Oral Medicine is a sub-speciality of the Dental and Oral Health Service. It is concerned with oral health care of patients with chronic and medically related disorders of the oral and maxillofacial region, and with their diagnosis and non-surgical management. It is provided by an Oral Medicine Specialist registered with the Dental Council, although there is some overlap with Oral and Maxillofacial surgery, immunology, dermatology, general medicine and general dentistry.

DUTIES

- Provide clinical care to regional oral medicine patients
- Develop regional clinical pathways
- Support dental and oral health clinicians

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

- Registration with the Dental Council of New Zealand as an Oral Medicine Specialist
- Broad experience in all branches of general dentistry with at least some background in hospital dentistry or an allied area of dentistry
- 5 Years recent experience post-graduation would be an advantage, but application from all qualified candidates is welcomed
- Hold current driver’s license

ABOUT THE ORGANISATION

Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has the equivalent of around 4,300 full time staff, making us a major employer in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community. CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples.

CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.

Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city, a cultural and cosmopolitan epicentre renowned for its vibrant cafés, restaurants, international sporting and cultural events set in a beautiful natural harbour. With easy access to vineyards in the Wairarapa and beaches on the Kapiti Coast, there’s plenty of opportunity for adventure or simply to relax and unwind.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Applications close on 6 March 2020

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz and please indicate the vacancy number (SMO01-20) and job title in the subject line.



Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

Qualifications required

5 Years recent experience post-graduation would be an advantage, but application from all qualified candidates is welcomed
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Vacancy contact details
Name Sandra Tam
Position SMO recruitment advisor
Phone (04) 806 2547
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