- Statewide Dental Services, Adelaide
- Indicative Total Remuneration: $207,955 – Perm F/T – DO5
This is an exceptional opportunity to lead a team of first class health care professionals committed to the oral health of clients in South Australia. As part of Statewide Dental Services, you will contribute to the clinical strategic direction and operational practices of dentists and dental therapists. The core focus of this role will encompass clinical leadership and governance of the clinical activities of a state wide clinical service with more than 40 clinics. You will set clinical direction and targets for child and adult programs including the development and implementation of plans, monitoring and reporting of clinical objectives. Working in close collaboration with key staff, you will ensure professional leadership, clinical direction and skill development of staff to meet service requirements. Fostering a positive and interactive team culture, you will provide the lead interface between the division and other divisions of the organisation to facilitate a collaborative approach to managing clinical initiatives that impact across divisions.
Essential to appointment to this role is significant experience in managing a small team of senior professionals, demonstrating strategic leadership skills including the provision of strategic clinical advice. A strong communicator with the ability to influence clinicians in their provision of dental services, you will possess the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team, build positive relationships and work collaboratively with others. A sound understanding of the principles of public health is required, and you will be capable of making decisions in a timely manner, having regard to the available information.
Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check. Job Ref: 583764
583764 Chief Dental Officer amended.pdf
Applications close: 29 Feb 2016 11:55 PM Cen. Australia Standard Time