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Hospital Dental Officer (Part-time) (Periodontology)

Job Requirements:

  1. Registered in Hong Kong under the Dentists Registration Ordinance (Cap 156, Hong Kong Laws);
  2. At least 3 years’ post qualification experience (clinical experience gained from postgraduate studies will also be recognised);
  3. Possess a valid practising certificate issued by The Dental Council of Hong Kong;
  4. A member of a medical defence organisation such as the Medical Protection Society;
  5. Possess a valid Licence for Use of Irradiating Apparatus on Human Body; and
  6. Good communication skills.

Major Duties:

  1. Patient screening;
  2. Supervising the screening of patients and treatments by Training Support Dental Officers (TSDOs);
  3. Delivering dental treatments and services related to teaching independently, including liaison with other clinical areas for patients requiring dental care;
  4. Delivery of seminars to students of paradental courses and participation in outreach activities;
  5. Delivery of emergency treatments, patient care and provisional oral health education in particular for teaching of dental students and cases deemed too difficult for various reasons to be dealt with by undergraduate students or TSDOs;
  6. Assisting in the delivery of teaching and research related activities in collaboration with the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Hong Kong; and
  7. Any other duties as assigned by Senior Dental Officer, the Clinic Manager of the designated Clinic, Comptroller and Director.


(1)    Candidates in possession of higher academic achievements and/or post-qualification professional experience will have a definite advantage.


Package:        Successful candidates will be offered appointment at $2,010 per a four-hour session with a Fixed-term contract of not more than one-year.  Allocation of sessions will be determined according to the operational needs up to a maximum of 9 sessions per week.  Paid annual leave and statutory leave would be offered to those working 5 or more sessions per week.


To Apply:       Applicants should send the duly completed Application Form (downloadable from the Hospital’s website and full résumé indicating clearly their academic results and work experience to the Hospital Administration (HR), The Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong or via email to by 16 May 2024.  Applicants should mark clearly the Post Hospital Dental Officer (Part-time) – Periodontology and reference number “PP133HDO” on the envelope/ subject of the email and the Application Form. To avoid missing any invitation or notification by email, candidates are responsible for (i) ensuring that the settings of their email accounts do not block emails from the Hospital; and (ii) checking each incoming mailbox (including the spam folder) regularly.


Enquiry:          2859 0335

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