Clinical Educator, Education Focused

Sydney, Australia
AU$119,170.00 per annum + dental loading + 17% Super
24 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
07 Feb 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Full time fixed term until February 2025
  • Education focused role in Restorative Dentistry and Integrated Clinics
  • Base Salary $119,170.00 + dental loading + 17% superannuation

About the opportunity

This position will play a significant role in teaching in the Simulation Clinic and Integrated Clinics at the School of Dentistry within the Faculty of Medicine and Health. The role requires a motivated clinical educator with experience in working in a clinical setting, teaching in a tertiary environment, supervising or mentoring students and coordinating team activities.

Your key responsibilities will be to:

  • teach into undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the Simulation and Integrated Clinics, and may take on responsibility for unit of study coordination and contribute to curriculum development
  • contribute to the Faculty's academic program of innovation in education and excellence in governance
  • contribute to administrative aspects of teaching, research, and community-industry engagement
  • have opportunities to engage with the profession of Dentistry and the public, and collaborate with our clinical partners and staff in research, teaching, and industry engagement
  • work as an effective team member and, as required, coordinate units of study.

About you

  • postgraduate qualifications (DDS/DMD degree or equivalent) and extensive relevant experience or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and qualifications/training.
  • eligible for registration in NSW as health professional in relevant discipline- Registered/Registerable in Australia as dentist
  • demonstrated capacity to stimulate, actively engage and educate students in the provision of outstanding patient care.
  • excellent communication skills
  • demonstrated capacity to work effectively in a range of roles in diverse teams.

CLOSING DATE: 11:59 pm 7th February 2022

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Sponsorship / work rights for Australia

Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. For a continuing position, you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.

Australian Temporary Residents currently employed at the University of Sydney may be considered for a fixed term contract for the length of their visa, depending on the requirements of the hiring area and the position.

Pre-employment checks

Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all role required pre-employment or background checks in terms satisfactory to the University. Similarly, your ongoing employment is conditional upon the satisfactory maintenance of all relevant clearances and background check requirements. If you do not meet these conditions, the University may take any necessary step, including the termination of your employment.

EEO statement

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