REF NO: REG/8/2/19 (X11 POSTS) (PROSTHODONTICS X1 POST, ORAL MEDICINE AND PERIODONTOLOGY X4 POSTS, ORTHODONTICS X1 POST, MAXILLOFACIAL ORAL AND SURGERY X4 POSTS, ORAL PATHOLOGY X1 POST) Directorate: Prosthodontics, Oral Medicine and Periodontology, Orthodontics, Maxillofacial Oral and Surgery, Oral Pathology

SALARY: R780 612 – R816 264 per annum (inclusive package), exc. commuted overtime.

CENTRE: Wits Oral Health Centre and School of Oral Health Sciences


  • Registration with HPCSA as Dentist in category Independent Practice.
  • Two years’ experience as a Dentist excluding Community Service. Working in public service in the rural areas is a strong recommendation.
  • Applicant must show specific interest in Prosthodontics/Oral Medicine and Periodontology/ Maxillofacial Oral and Surgery.


Incumbents will follow a course of study which on successful completion will entitle the graduate to register with HPCSA as a specialist in Prosthodontics/Oral Medicine and Periodontology/ Maxillofacial Oral and Surgery. This requires treatment of variety of patients in oral and craniofacial rehabilitation, carry out and present a research report, assist with training of undergraduate students and involvement in the administrative duties of the department.


Prosthodontics – Prof JL Shackleton Tel No: 011 488 4925/4883 Oral Medicine and Periodontology- Prof SL Shangase Tel No: 011 488 4887/4889 Maxillofacial Oral and surgery – Prof RE Rikhotso Tel No: 011 717 2130/2230 Orthodontics – Prof TC Dandajena Tel No: 011 488 4871/4879 Oral Pathology – Dr S Ngwenya Tel No: 011 717 2139/2197 APPLICATIONS : Applications must be send to Human Resource Department Wits Oral Health Centre, Private Bag X 15 Braamfontein or hand delivered to Wits Oral Health Centre, c/o Charlotte Maxeke, JHB Academic Hospital, and Johannesburg. Area 385 Block 3 (orange Block) HR Office Room 9 or 10 Parktown.


Applicants to attach certified copies of all the necessary documents to the application including a valid identity document, CV with referees, relevant certificates, current proof of HPCSA. Applications without proof of the necessary documents will be disqualified. Applicants must indicate the Department for which they are applying for.

CLOSING DATE: 01 March 2019

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