Dentist (Full Time) #D201903

Job Type: Fulltime / Commission

Dental Connect Recruitment has an exciting opportunity to work with our first New Zealand based client and dental team. Are you a dental practitioner who is seeking a change of scenery? Maybe the beautiful and picturesque Hawkes Bay region of New Zealand is just the ticket! If so, read on and apply directly to Dental Connect Recruitment.


Our New Zealand based Dental Client – has a practice located on the East Coast of the North Island and is situated in the beautiful wine region of rural Hawkes Bay. With two practice locations, the DCR team are focusing on finding an associate Dentist to work in the rural Hawkes Bay location.

The team are seeking a Dentist who is keen to relocate and stay long-term within the practice. For the right candidate, there is the opportunity to become principal/owner of this practice. Amazing mentorship and guidance will be offered and provided from the current Principal Dentist who has a genuine passion for high-quality dentistry, patient focus, mentorship and teaching. Through his experience, he will guide and support you in learning the Kois Principals (from the renowned Kois Center in Seattle, USA).

The role has excellent earning potential as well as learning another world-renowned skill to add to and enhance your dentistry knowledge and skill base.  This is an independent position with an opportunity to learn and advance both within a clinical and business sense. With a business coach already working alongside with the principal dentist and who is happy to share and include with the successful candidate.

A dedicated team focusing on complete comprehensive dentistry – digital Cerec (Napier) crown and bridge, microspore endodontics (Napier), full mouth rehabilitation and smile/aesthetics rehabilitation, along with general practice. The long-term vision of the owner and principal is to serve the Hawkes Bay region and community with a medical model of dental care delivery. The practice offers a team of experienced staff – ranging from 8 to 25 years. A wonderfully robust management support – with an operations manager who boasts 17 plus years of experience.

The principal Dentist has a strong focus on high-quality mentorship, teaching and clinical excellence. Business ownership of the practice is a genuine opportunity for the successful Dentist who is keen to learn and continue with the great dental work that the team have created over the past 6 years in the 2 practice locations.


The remuneration offered is planned on a commission basis of 40% (dentists with experience of at least 3-5 years) 45% for dentists with 5+ years and a KPI of good production levels are to be maintained. The ideal candidate will be ready to take up a challenge and operate independently in all facets of dentistry and show leadership qualities.


If this sounds like an exciting opportunity that you would like to know more about – please click apply to submit your CV and one of the DCR recruitment consultants will be in touch for a confidential discussion with you! We look forward to speaking with you and supporting you on your journey.