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Dentist-Repost

To                                :           All interested candidates

From                           :           Human Resources Department, Angkor Hospital for Children

Report to                     :           Unit Manager

Job Location               :           Angkor Hospital for Children, Siem Reap

Working Hours            :           40 hours per week

Closing Date               :           12th  February 2022 at 5.00 pm

General Description

Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) is a non-profit organization providing free medical care to children in Siem Reap. AHC is looking for a highly motivated individual who can fill the Dentist.

The successful applicant will be a person who is highly motivated to learn and further develop their skills working for a NGO non-profit hospital. 

With the growth of the amount of works in the Dental Department, a position of the Dentist Volunteer has been created to support day-to-day operations in our dental department, which provides clinical treatment to around 40 patients a day and the outreach program, which sees around 20 patients per trip.

Main Responsibilities:

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To provide a comprehensive dental management to the patients in AHC and the outreach sites.
  • To promote the dental awareness to the patients and their caregivers through dental health education.
  • To build the capacity of the staff in the dental department by sharing knowledge and experience.
  • Any other appropriate tasks delegated from the Chief of Dental Department.

Position Requirement/Qualifications

  • Required Qualification: To be registered in the Cambodian Dental Council.
  • Working Experience:
    • Not necessary but preferable.
  • Requirement for Skills and Abilities:
    • Confident to produce and understand written and spoken English at professional level.
    • Honest and reliable.
    • Ability to work under pressure due to the heavy patient load.
    • Willing to travel locally with our staff to the outreach sites.
    • Keen to learn and share knowledge and experience.
    • Able to complete the following procedures competently
      • Palpotomy
      • Extraction
      • Filling
      • Root canal treatment
      • Incision and drainage
      • Dental sealants

 Requirements:

  1. Medical Doctor or specialized in or higher from an institution recognized by Ministry of Education Youths and Sport, Cambodia.
  2. Willing to learn and improve knowledge.
  3. Flexible working times and ability to work day and on call basis.
  4. Ability to build good inter-personal relationships.
  5. Good command of English and Khmer (written / spoken / comprehension).
  6. Computer literacy.
  7. Able to work in a team environment involving different departments and will be able to work in any units at the hospital.
  8. Be enthusiastic and hard working.
  9. Be honest and trustworthy.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are requested to submit an Application for Employment (available at HR Department or download from http://angkorhospital.org/jobs/job-application-forms/ along with Curriculum Vitae, cover letter and eligible Certificate of degree to: Angkor Hospital for Children, Tep Vong Road & Umchhay Street, Svay Dangkum, Siem Reap province‐district, PO Box 50, Siem Reap, Kingdom of Cambodia. Tel: (+855) 63 963 409, 017 72 72 62 or via email: [email protected]. Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interview and submitted applications will not be returned. Applicants who do not complete an AHC application form will not be considered

Ways You Can Help

Ongoing support from donors and volunteers allows us to continue to deliver high quality medical care to children affected by disease and poverty in Cambodia.