THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Clinical Practitioner in the Faculty of Dentistry

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
12 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
31 Jul 2022
Ref
511403
Contract Type
Fixed Term, Temporary
Hours
Full Time

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

Applications are invited for appointment as Clinical Practitioner in the Faculty of Dentistry (Ref.: 511403) (to commence on September 1, 2022, on a two- to three-year fixed-term basis or one-year temporary basis, with the possibility of renewal subject to satisfactory performance and funding availability)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree or equivalent, with clinical experience as well as evidence of sustained development through continuing professional education, or hold a Master’s degree in a dental discipline.  They should be fluent in Cantonese and English.  Experience in providing outreach dental services to children would be desirable.  

The appointee will assist the Project Manager in the management and operation of the Jockey Club Children Oral Health Project; provide outreach dental services for pre-school children; evaluate the impact and develop research related to dental service; deliver oral health education talks and training to parents and teachers; provide individual counselling to pre-school children and their parents; and perform other duties as assigned.  Working off-campus and outside normal office hours and on weekends are required.  Enquiries about the duties of the post should be sent to Professor C.H. Chu at chchu@hku.hk.

The appointee is required to subscribe for an appropriate grade under a medical protection/insurance scheme.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.  The appointment on fixed-term basis will attract a contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 15 % of basic salary.

The University only accepts online application for the above post.  Applicants should apply online and upload an up-to-date C.V.  Review of applications will start on January 25, 2022 and continue until July 31, 2022, or until the post is filled, whichever is earlier.