Associate Dentist

Job Description

Calling all adventurous Dentists wanting to do a Gap year abroad!

Are you ready to embark on an incredible journey Down Under?

Abano Healthcare is looking for Dentists with 1 to 4 years of experience who dream of working abroad and exploring the beauty of Australia!

The Abano team will take the stress and challenges out of organising your gap year abroad. With 130 practices in Australia and the same in New Zealand, we guarantee you will have a great time working and playing in some amazing places.

Here's what we offer:

  • A Return flight to the UK
  • A 12-month work contract for 38 hours a week.
  • A salary starting from AUD $130,000 base salary.
  • Opportunity to work in 2 to 4 locations across Australia (3 to 6 months). We will help you build an itinerary that ticks off some of the places you want to visit.
  • Domestic flights to and from assignments paid for.
  • Accommodation in non-metro locations sourced and paid for.
  • Where public transport is not great we will help with a car hire.
  • 4 weeks paid annual leave.
  • $2,500 towards accom and flights for you last week of holidays in Australia. 
  • Access to our education portal.
  • Access to all our partner discounts.


All you need:

  • A sense of adventure.
  • Flexibility: While we try hard not to change plans, sometimes things are out of our control, and we do need to make last-minute changes.
  • You will need to apply and secure your AHPRA Dental Registration.Secure a working holiday visa.

  • Secure professional indemnity insurance and travel or private health insurance.

  • Set up a bank account and superannuation fund and secure a Tax File Number.

  • The best part about it is we can help you along the way and provide advice and support.

And if you fall in love with Australia (which we're sure you will), we're here to help you extend your stay or work towards securing permanent residency. Imagine combining your passion for dentistry with unforgettable experiences exploring iconic landmarks, pristine beaches, and vibrant cities. It's not just a job; it's a life-changing adventure!

Don't wait any longer to make your dreams a reality. Join us at Abano Healthcare and let's create an extraordinary year of work and exploration in Australia together!