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Oral Medicine Specialist / Taurima Hauora ā-Waha Mātanga

Employer Capital & Coast DHB
Workplace Wellington
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
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)

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.

To provide oral medicine health care to patients within Wellington and Kenepuru Hospitals
To provide clinical support and assistance to Dental and Oral Health and other clinicians within the DHB

Post-graduate oral medicine qualification
Registration or be eligible for registration with the Dental Council of New Zealand as an Oral Medicine Specialist
5 Years recent experience post-graduation would be an advantage, but application from all qualified candidates is welcomed
Hold current driver’s license

Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers 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.

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.

CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples.

Please complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Note: For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the job title and vacancy number SMO65-21 in the subject line.

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Vacancy contact details
Name Tamzyn Luafalealo
Position Recruitment Advisor
Phone (04) 806 2547
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