Prosthodontist | Part Time

Our Purpose

The Hauora ā Waha Hospital Dental Service at Christchurch Hospital in Waitaha Canterbury systematically plan, fund and deliver care to almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury  region. We are a world leader in the delivery of integrated health care. Our main focus is placing people (staff and patients alike) at the centre of everything we do.

The staff who work at Hospital Dental are comprised of dentists, dental technicians, dental assistants and administrators. The service provides care to people who are medically compromised, people who have a physical and or intellectual disability and children who need to have their dental treatment under general anaesthetic.

We are a tertiary referral centre for the West Coast and Nelson and Marlborough regions.

The Role

We are seeking someone to join us in a part time permanent position working 8 hours a week

You will have experience or an interest in developing skills to provide care for medically compromised patients (patients with head and neck cancers and oral-facial abnormalities). Experience providing implant supported solutions  for head and neck oncology patients would be preferred. The ideal candidate would also be involved in guiding paediatric and special needs specialists in tailoring and providing care in patients complex restorative needs.

You must be eligible for registration with the Dental Council of New Zealand to practice.

About Christchurch | Living in Ōtautahi

Ōtautahi, Christchurch is a great place to live and bring up a family. It is easy to get around with just a short commute from work to home, no matter where you live in the city. We are surrounded by beautiful scenery with ample recreational pursuits on our doorstep. There is a vibrant cultural scene with dining, theatre, music and a host of other entertainment on offer. Schooling and university facilities are excellent. Find out more about our city here.

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi | Putting people at the heart of all we do 

Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity. 

Belonging Here

Being part of the Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand, our people enjoy access to, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.

Te Whatu Ora, Health New Zealand believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure we deliver the best care for our diverse population. As an organisation we are inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.  

Tono ināianei | Apply now

Apply online, or to find out more information about the recruitment process, please contact Amy Walker, Recruitment Specialist.


Please note that applications made via an agency will not be considered.

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Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 242365

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Apply Now!