Dentist - Eltham, Taranaki

Location: Eltham, 40 minutes drive to New Plymouth
Employment Type: Locum
Qualifications: BDS, DCNZ Reg and APC
Job Reference: 3717063
Job Experience: 2+ Years
Immigration Accredited Employer: No

This busy rural practice needs a locum dentist to help out for a while.

About the practice and the role:

  • Full time up to 4.5 days a week, flexible on days/hours
  • Non-digital rural general practice that offers full range of dental treatments to patients
  • Experienced team consists of dentists, dental assistants, practice manager and admin support
  • Easy going team and a great place to work
  • Only a 40-minute drive from New Plymouth
  • Remuneration: starting at 40+% commission (depending on skills and experience) and staff car parking
  • Replacing a dentist who is moving overseas - so you'll be busy from the start

About you:

  • 2+ Years clinical experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and proficiency with all aspects of general dentistry
  • Molar endo experience would be beneficial, but not essential
  • Confident planning and discussing treatment plans with patients
  • Approachable
  • Highly developed and great interpersonal skills
  • Enjoys working collaboratively within an easy-going team environment

About the region: Eltham is the second largest town in South Taranaki, and the agricultural centre for the district. It's home to Victorian buildings and offers vintage and retro-shopping with several well known shops located in old banks and other historic buildings and it has a weekly Friday market. Cheese is the town’s main claim to fame, producing world-class, award-winning products from the Bridge Street Factory, with the factory shop an absolute must-visit, for locally made gourmet cheese.


Are you interested in this job? Then contact Toni to find out more. All clinical candidates need to be registered with the Dental Council of New Zealand (DCNZ).

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