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Dental Officer

NHS Medical & Dental: Salaried Dentist - A

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NHS Medical & Dental: Salaried Dentist - A
22.5 hours per week
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£38,861 - £60,450 per annum (pro rata)
27/12/2018 23:59

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 20,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of nine hospitals across six separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider

This is an exciting opportunity to apply for the post of Dental Officer for the Manchester Community Dental Service (MCDS) within Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT). MCDS provides a high-quality, city-wide specialist service for children and adults with additional needs and people in priority and vulnerable groups who are unable to access care in the General Dental Services

The successful candidate will have excellent clinical skills together with vision, enthusiasm, dedication and commitment. The role is both challenging and rewarding with an opportunity to work in a large, modern and vibrant service which is committed to providing holistic, person-focused special dental care for patients from childhood and throughout adult life.

Full GDC registration and eligibility for entry onto the Performers List is essential.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Jenny Headey, Clinical Lead at Manchester Community Dental Service on 0161 860 2920 or

If you have problems applying, contact

0161 291 5989