Northland District Health Board advocates for affirmative action and actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.

This position is fixed term ending 25 September 2020.

We are seeking a motivated, skilled and committed Dental Therapist or Oral Health Therapist for a part time fixed term position.
As a Dental Therapist or Oral Health Therapist you will need to be eligible for registration in New Zealand, have up to date clinical skills and have a current driver’s licence.

You will also possess the desire to work within our integrated Oral Health Service and to be part of a dynamic team.
Northland DHB offers the opportunity to expand your clinical skills in response to the challenging needs of the local population. A balanced life style is supported with exciting scenic coastal areas which offer a mixture of recreational activities. House prices are more realistic, road congestion is minimal and you will always find a car parking space to start your day.

Northland covers an area of 12,600 square kilometres, has a population of 170,000 and is located approximately two hours drive from Auckland.
With a population of 170,000, the regions popularity as a tourist destination means the during peak season, the population almost doubles in size. Our four hospitals provide an extensive range of acute and elective services through our hospitals along with a significant network of community based outpatient and mental health services.

Vacancy No: AH19-149
Closes: 3 January 2020

Job Description and Official Application Form are available from our website or by contacting Recruitment Officer, Tel: +64 9 430 4101 ext 60689, Email:, Postal: c/o Northland District Health Board, Private Bag 9742, Whangarei 0148, New Zealand