Consultant in Dental Public Health

Greater Manchester
£77,913 - £105,042 per annum
14 Jun 2019
28 Jun 2019
Community NHS
Full time

Consultant Dental

£77,913 - £105,042 per annum

Full time (10 programmed activities per week), Permanent

Applicants for job share or flexible working will be considered

Location: 3 Piccadilly Place, Manchester

Ref: 919-KW-19035534-EXT

Here in Greater Manchester we are on a journey of transformation – transforming our people, our behaviours and the way we do things, transforming our relationships both internally and with partner organisations, transforming our leadership, and transforming systems, process and structures – towards achieving our ambition to be a high performing health and social care system. .

We are now seeking to appoint a self-motivated and innovative individual to the role of Consultant in Dental Public Health for Greater Manchester. To succeed in this role candidates will be familiar with the wide range of stakeholders contributing to Dental Public Health outcomes and have a clear focus on the Public Health added value they can offer.

The Consultant in Dental Public Health will be expected to provide strategic leadership and expert dental public health advice to the Greater Manchester Heath and Social Care Partnership and the PHE Centre. The successful candidate will support the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership’s Population Health and Commissioning Directorate in the development of networks within the local public health system and clinical dental services to support improvement in oral health, reduction of inequalities and provision of services to meet the oral health needs of the population. They will be expected to have effective links with PHE North West dental public health, academic dental public heath colleagues and the national dental public health network. Within the PHE North West Centre, through their role, they will support the strategic PHE contribution to improving and protecting the public’s health and reducing health inequalities.

The post will be based at Piccadilly Place in central Manchester with the requirement for travel within the geographical area of responsibility as relevant to the post.

Applicants should review the job description for the post prior to completing their application. When completing their application form candidates should demonstrate how they meet the essential requirements of the role.

Prospective candidates are invited to contact Lesley Gough Consultant in dental public health or Ben Squires (Head of Primary Care Operations) Tel: 0113 825 5326.

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Closing date: 28 June 2019.

Interview date: 19 July 2019.

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