Dental Officer Employment Register 2020 - 2022

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 29, 2020
Medicine Casual, Full-time, Part-time

Job Description:

Applicants are advised that in accordance with Tasmanian Public Health Directions, all employees of the Department of Health must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

A fixed-term employment register is not a vacancy and inclusion on a register does not guarantee any offer of employment will be made.

The Dental Officer Employment Register is established to provide the Tasmanian Health Service with a pool of experienced and skilled people who are able to work at short notice. Interested persons are able to submit their application to be considered for Dental Officer duties on a fixed-term basis.

This Register will remain open to applicants until 30 June 2022 and will be reviewed on a regular basis.

Please note that the Register will not preclude other Dental Officer positions being advertised if warranted. Current vacancies are available on the website.


The Dental Officer provides clinical dental services and associated administrative functions consistent with OHST policies. This involves the provision of dental services (at general dental practitioner level) to children and concession card beneficiaries in accordance with current treatment guidelines and management policies.

Essential Requirements

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this position is to satisfy a pre-employment check before taking up the appointment, promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

1) Conviction check in the following areas: a) Crimes of violence; b) Sex related offences; c) Serious drug offences; and d) Crimes involving dishonesty.

2) Identification check.

3) Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Please note: For some roles you may be required to undertake a Working with Children Registration.

How to apply

You are asked to address the selection criteria within the relevant Statement of Duties. Please click the blue Apply Now button to submit your application.

Hard copy applications will not be accepted.

For further information please download the Applicant Guide.

(image) Generic Dental Officer DO1-3 (June 2020) HPRNL.pdf
(image) Generic Dental Officer DO1-3 (June 2020) HPRNL.docx
(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) Applicant Guide.docx

More information


Kristy Haycroft on 03 6777 1105 or via email:

North West:

Amy Bowden on 03 6478 6114 or via email:


Gail White on 03 6166 5433 or via email at