THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Clinical Practitioner holding the title of Dental Practitioner

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
Friday, 6 September 2019
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Ref
498591
Contract Type
Fixed Term

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Fractional / Part-time, Full-time
Department: Faculty of Dentistry (08000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Applications are invited for appointment as Full-time/Part-time Clinical Practitioner (holding the title of Dental Practitioner) in the Faculty of Dentistry (several posts) (Ref.:498591) to commence on October 1, 2019, on a two- to three-year fixed-term basis or a one-year temporary basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance.

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Surgery (BDS) or equivalent.  They should also possess an annual practicing certificate issued by the Dental Council of Hong Kong and preferably be a member of the Medical Protection Society.  Ability to communicate in Cantonese and experience in providing outreach dental services to children would be desirable.   

The appointees will assist the team to perform the outreach dental services, and evaluate the impact and develop research related to dental service for pre-school children in kindergarten.  They will examine children and apply topical fluoride, collect and analyze data, and perform other duties as assigned.  Enquiries about the duties of the posts should be sent to Professor C.H. Chu at chchu@hku.hk.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  At current rates, salaries tax does not exceed 15% of gross income.  The appointments on fixed-term basis will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totaling up to 15% of basic salary.  

The University only accepts online applications for the above posts.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Closes September 19, 2019.