Special Care Dental Officer

BDJ Jobs
Salary TBC
27 Aug 2019
26 Sep 2019
Community NHS
Full time


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

Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is looking to recruit – FULL TIME /PART TIME Band A and Band B Dental Officers into our Salaried Dental Services to complement our established workforce. We 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 dependent 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 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. In the first instance, please contact Erica Boulton, PA to the Clinical Director, who will direct your enquiry to the most appropriate person - email erica.boulton@sompar.nhs.uk or telephone 07771 396042.

To apply online, please visit: www.NHSjobs.uk

(job references - 184-LPDEN05 Band A  &  184- LPDEN06 Band B)

Advert closing date 30th September 2019 - Interviews are scheduled for Wednesday 9 October 2019