University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Salary TBC
Closing date
25 Apr 2023

AM3B: £75,948.00 - £97,398.00 Per Annum, Pro Rata.


Deanery of Clinical Sciences / Edinburgh Dental Institute.


Open Ended Contract - Permanent; Part Time - 20 Hours Per Week.


The University of Edinburgh is seeking to appoint a Senior Clinical Lecturer to support delivery of postgraduate education to specialist level and provide clinical support within our well established Doctorate in Clinical Dentistry in Prosthodontics at the Edinburgh Dental Institute.  The role is an academic appointment through the University of Edinburgh.


An Honorary NHS contract will be sought for the successful post holder. You therefore must be eligible to hold an honorary contract with NHS Lothian, and must also be registered with the General Dental Council.


If you are currently a member of the NHS Pension Scheme and are employed in a clinical post it may be possible for you to remain a member of the NHS Pension Scheme.


Applications are welcomed from everyone irrespective of gender or ethnic group who meet the criteria outlined in the job description.


The Opportunity:


Your skills and attributes for success:


  • Completion of an extended period of specialised practice in Prosthodontics
  • Ability to engage effectively with advanced digital workflows in prosthodontics
  • Evidence of research activity and presentations
  • Evidence of formal and informal teaching and training (including supervision) of speciality trainee dentists, dental students and other clinical staff
  • Ability to work in a team with colleagues in own and other disciplines

Click Link to view a copy of the full of job description.


As a valued member of our team you can expect:


An exciting, positive, creative, challenging and rewarding place to work. We give you support, nurture your talent and reward success. You will benefit from a competitive reward package and a wide range of staff benefits, which includes a generous holiday entitlement, a defined benefits pension scheme, staff discounts, family friendly initiatives, flexible working and much more. Access our staff benefits page for further information and use our reward calculator to find out the total value of pay and benefits provided.


The University of Edinburgh holds a Silver Athena SWAN award in recognition of our commitment to advance gender equality in higher education. We are members of the Race Equality Charter and we are also Stonewall Scotland Diversity Champions, actively promoting LGBT equality.


Interviews will be held 10th May 2023.


If invited for interview you will be required to evidence your right to work in the UK. Further information is available on our right to work webpages (opens new browser tab).


On this occasion the University will not consider applicants requiring sponsorship for this role. International workers will therefore only be able to take up this role if they can demonstrate an alternative right to work in the UK.


Unless stated otherwise the closing time for applications is 11:59pm GMT. If you are applying outside the UK the closing time on our adverts automatically adjusts to your browsers local time zone. 


About Us


As a world-leading research-intensive University, we are here to address tomorrow’s greatest challenges. Between now and 2030 we will do that with a values-led approach to teaching, research and innovation, and through the strength of our relationships, both locally and globally.

About the Team


The Edinburgh Dental Institute (Director, Prof Angus Walls) was established in 1999 to develop postgraduate education and education for the dental team. We have excellent facilities and are situated centrally within the historic and vibrant capital of Scotland. We are located at Lauriston Place in Central Edinburgh, occupying the top three floors of the Lauriston Building, a dedicated out-patient centre for dentistry and a number of medical disciplines. Activities of Edinburgh Dental Institute are as a result of strong cooperation and collaboration between the University of Edinburgh, NHS Lothian, NHS Education for Scotland and the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Excellent opportunities exist for high quality education and research within a welcoming and friendly environment.


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