Am I Eligible to apply?

Qualifications, experience and documentation required for Dental Health Professionals:

Dentists

  1. Bachelor of Dental Surgery or equivalent qualification, recognised by ADC.
  2. Current unrestricted registration as a Dentist with AHPRA.
  3. Minimum of 2 years full time post graduate experience in a relevant clinical setting.
  4. Minimum of 250 hours of relevant clinical experience in the past 12 months.
  5. Current user licence for radiation.
  6. Evidence of current CPR with evidence of a practical component.
  7. Evidence of 20 hours of CPD within the past 12 months complaint with ADC requirements.
  8. Evidence of current professional indemnity insurance.
  9. Two professional referees who can attest to the applicant's recent clinical experience including one reference from a Dentist.

Dental Therapists

  1. Bachelor of Oral Health or equivalent (must be recognised by ADC).
  2. Current unrestricted registration as a Dental Therapist with AHPRA.
  3. Minimum of 2 years full time post graduate experience in a relevant clinical setting.
  4. Minimum of 250 hours of relevant clinical experience in the past 12 months.
  5. Current user licence for radiation.
  6. Evidence of current CPR with evidence of a practical component.
  7. Evidence of 20 hours of CPD within the past 12 months complaint with ADC requirements.
  8. Evidence of current professional indemnity insurance.
  9. Two professional referees who can attest to the applicant's recent clinical experience including one reference from a Dentist.

Dental Assistants

  1. Certificate III in Dental Assisting, or equivalent.
  2. Minimum of 6 months full-time relevant experience working as a clinical Dental Assistant in the past 2 years.
  3. Evidence of current CPR.
  4. Evidence of recent CPD in Infection Control and sterilisation Practice.
  5. Two Professional References who can attest to the applicant's recent clinical experience and abilities. One must be from a Dentist or Dental Therapist who has worked with the assistant.