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Senior Dental Officer, Band B

Salaried Dentist - B

Main area
Dental
Grade
Salaried Dentist - B
Contract
Permanent
Hours
37.5 Hours per week
Job ref
184-LP.DEN.34
Site
TA6 3LS
Town
Somerset
Salary
£59,259 - £69,311 per annum
Closing
25/11/2018 23:59

Want to work for a service rated Outstanding by CQC for patient care? Look no further!

Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust are a large community dental service with a remit covering Somerset and Dorset and are looking for candidates to join our Somerset team.

Access to NHS general dental services in Somerset is good meaning the service is able to focus on providing access to dental care for adults and children with varied special care/paediatric additional needs or disabilities.  This includes medically compromised patients who require treatment in a specialised setting and anxious children. We also provide domiciliary care and minor oral surgery.

This is the perfect opportunity for a GDC registered dentist on NHS England’s National Primary Care Performer List, who has experience of working within primary, community, secondary or general dental care and is looking for a new challenge within an expanding and dynamic service.

Key Benefits:

  • Flexible permanent/substantive and fixed term contracts available
  • Specialist led service with pathways/links to acute hospital services
  • Excellent opportunities for career progression
  • Participation in conscious sedation and GA pathways with appropriate training and dependant on previous experience
  • Clear framework for management and clinical supervision from Specialists in Special Care and Paediatric Dentistry
  • Enhanced benefits package over and above standard NHS (including salary sacrifice car leasing)

Somerset county offers opportunities to have a super quality of life and offers something for everyone with the coast and countryside all within easy reach, as well as excellent transport links to the nearby cities of Bristol, Exeter and London by road or train.

Looking to relocate? We can also offer an attractive relocation package. Housing in Somerset offers exceptional value for money compared with both the South East and other western counties.

Don’t take our word for it - come and see for yourself and meet the team.  We welcome telephone calls and visits if you wish to find out more.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

In the first instance,  please contact Lorna Hollingsworth, Clinical Director, via email lorna.hollingsworth@sompar.nhs.uk or telephone Erica Boulton, PA, on 07771 396042.

If you have problems applying, contact

Telephone
01823 342223