Senior Dentist (REF# JOB-1247)

Senior Dentist – 

Hours of work 37.5 per week

Embracing the latest technology and innovation, the facility will offer fully equipped surgeries, intraoral cameras, digital radiography,.

Annual leave 25 days per annum, pro access to CBCT diagnostics. entitlement rata plus bank holidays

Responsible to Chief Executive Officer East of England.

In line with current good practice and optimum care delivery, an opportunity to deliver patient-centred care with a focus on prevention, stabilisation, and disease management.

Purpose of the job: To be part of a wider dental team providing clinical and managerial leadership to dentists, dental therapists/hygienists including recruitment, training & development, supervision and direct line management.

This will include providing a full range of dental care to patients of the dental service from routine examinations to advanced specialist treatments. It is expected that clinical work will be integral to this leadership role.

Main Duties and Responsibilities


◼ Undertakes thorough examination and assessment of adults and children

◼ Undertake the assessment and treatment planning of patients referred in by medical and dental colleagues.

◼ Undertakes the diagnosis, selection of appropriate periodontal techniques and delivery of periodontal care in an effective way. May undertake more advanced periodontal treatment procedures if trained to do so.

◼ Routine exodontia and/or simple surgical extractions. May undertake more advanced surgical procedures if trained to do so.

  • Registerable dental qualification eg
  • Relevant postgraduate A Education and BDS/LDS qualification e.g. Diploma in Qualifications
  • NHS Performer Number and GDC Sedation, Certificate in registration Special Care Dentistry
  • Knowledge of NHS Dental Services
  • Teaching/training experience AI and current dental issues
  • Experience of working in a
  • Broad knowledge of special needs community/salaried dental conditions service
  • Demonstrate commitment to
  • Experience working in a continuing education leadership role within general
  • Demonstrate an understanding of practice, i.e. supervision and health and safety management training provided within implications and a knowledge of corporate environments also dental issues in relation to health and be desirable safety
  • Experience of providing dental
  • Sound understanding of basics of care under general clinical governance anaesthesia and/or inhalation
  • Wide range of clinical skills, with a and Intravenous sedation minimum of 4 years post qualification experience
  • Has sufficient knowledge, confidence and experience to provide advice Knowledge and and/or support to colleagues or managers on ethical issues Experience
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