Dental Officer

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ARGYLL & BUTE
MID ARGYLL, KINTYRE & ISLAY LOCALITY
DENTAL OFFICER
PUBLIC DENTAL SERVICE
MID ARGYLL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL & INTEGRATED CARE CENTRE
37.5 HOURS
BAND A
£39,642 - £59,463
FIXED TERM FOR 12 MONTHS
Recruitment, Relocation and OOHs Allowances are available in certain circumstances
An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and dedicated Dental Officer to join our Public Dental Service (PDS) based in the Dental Surgery at Mid Argyll Hospital, Lochgilphead.
Duties will involve the provision of patient-centred clinical dental treatment. This opportunity will see you provide routine general dental service (GDS) under GDS regulations, to both registered and unregistered patients in a general dental practice setting.
There may be additional involvement in domiciliary care and the treatment of the various priority groups, participation in the National Dental Inspection Programme may also feature.
Clinical experience of providing routine general dental services with a proven ability to adhere to GDS standards is essential and experience of providing treatment to priority group patients is advantageous.
GDC registration as a dentist, evidence of participation in postgraduate dental education and successful listing with the Health Board is essential.
The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing while having the ability to deal with difficult situations or patients in a positive manner will be essential.
This is a fixed-term post for 12 months and although offered on a full-time basis part-time may be considered.
Informal enquiries may be made to: John Lyon, Clinical Dental Director Jane Macklin, Dental Operational Manager Tel: 01463 704635 Tel: 01436 655058 e-mail: johnlyon@nhs.net e-mail: jane.macklin@nhs.net
As all salaried Dentists are required to join the NHS Highland Dental List, all non UK, EEA nationals will now be required to provide evidence of their knowledge of the English language. NHS Highland has determined this as overall band score of 7 with no section lower than 6.5. from the International English Language Test System.
Application packs are available from Resourcing Team, People & Change Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB - Tel 01546 606788 (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail - recruitment.ab@nhs.net
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by e-mail. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.
Please quote job reference number 18ab/258 in the subject line of your e-mail or enquiry.

 

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NHS Highland


Inverness, (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1463 704000
Web: http://www.nhshighland.scot.nhs.uk/

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Company Profile

23 January 2019
Location: United Kingdom Highlands and Islands Lochgilphead
Salary: £39,642 - £59,463 GBP per year
Work type:
Full time
Sector:
Healthcare and Medical
Profession:
Medical Practitioner
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