Applications are invited for the position of Chief Dentist/Dental Surgeon with the Department of Health, Tokelau Government.
Dental Services under the Department of Health focuses primarily on the provision of dental services and improvement of the dental health of the people, and advising the Director of Health on dental health issues. The Chief Dentist/Dental Surgeon reports directly to the Director of Health and is responsible for providing leadership, managing and monitoring the delivery of dental health services by the Department.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful applicants should meet the following qualifications and experiences:
This is a contract position for three years, based in Tokelau. The successful applicant may be required to travel to between the islands and Apia, Samoa if and when required.
Remuneration:This position is classified under Band 8 - Specialist Scale of the Tokelau Public Service Remuneration Framework.
How to apply:
Interested applicants MUST submit the following:
All applications should be emailed to:
Mr Kele Lui
HR Manager, National
Tokelau Office, Apia, SAMOA
Applications must be received before 4.00 pm, Wednesday 29th September, 2021. Late applications will not be considered
Tokelau consists of three small coral atolls that lie between latitudes 8 and 10 degrees South and 171 and 173 degrees West. Atafu, the most northern atoll has a surface area of 3.5km2; Nukunonu, the central atoll is 4.7km2 and Fakaofo, the southern atoll is 4km2. From Atafu in the north to Fakaofo in the south, Tokelau extends for less than 200km and the atolls are 3-5 meters above sea level.
Tokelau's Current Development Strategy