Job Vacancy

Dentist in Africa

General Dentist vacancy, St Helena – 3 month contract

Africa / Dentist

Looking for a role with a difference?

Maybe you are looking to expand your professional experience; relish exposure to a different and exciting role; or just a change in your working environment for a short period of time.

Why not try St Helena?

Our client is a 28 bedded well resourced public hospital on the remote, beautiful island of St Helena (population 4,500).

St Helena is an Overseas Territory of the United Kingdom located in the South Atlantic (circa 4,000 miles from the UK, 1,200 miles from South Africa).

Our client is looking for A GENERAL DENTIST for a 3 month contract (with the possibility of extension).

The dentist will provide a full range of general dental services: basic restorative procedures, root canal treatments, fabrication of partial/full acrylic and metal dentures, taking, interpreting and diagnosing intra and extra-oral radiographs, complicated and simple extractions and minor oral surgery procedures including the removal of impacted wisdom teeth, buried roots and taking of biopsies, diagnosing and basic interceptive orthodontics with removable appliances and treatment of dental trauma and scaling.


  • Excellent English 
  • GDC registration or equivalent from European countries, USA, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa
  • Consultant level or at Senior Specialist Registrar with at least 5 years’ post specialisation experience;


  • Pro rata remuneration (£50,000 p.a. salary and £17,900 allowances pro rata)
  • Paid Airfare

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