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This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.
Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.
Applications are invited for a Consultant in Special Care Dentistry at the Eastman Dental Hospital, part of the Specialist Hospitals Board of University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
The post sits within the Dental Medicine Department, which comprises Special Care Dentistry, Oral Medicine and Facial Pain. The Special Care Dental team delivers both outpatient and day stay care in all aspects of dental care for a complex cohort of patients. It is going through an exciting period of growth to meet the demands of the increasing population to which it serves. The service is currently supporting the transformation of the Dental MDT Pathway to support Head and Neck Cancer patients.
This post is essential to developing the Head and Neck Cancer dental pre-assessment and the demand for sedation services. To help us achieve this with the highest standards of innovation and excellence in front-of-house clinical care, we are looking to expand our core team of dental specialists. So if you are passionate about improving services and have the skills and commitment for leadership then we would love to hear from you about the positive contribution you could make to our team and UCLH as a whole.
Successful applicants will join an established team, working closely with the Clinical Lead in providing a wide range of specialist care, postgraduate training and research. Applicants will be expected to have excellent communication skills, be able to build effective working relationships at all levels, and also have experience in postgraduate teaching and training. An excellent working knowledge of infection control and health and safety issues is also required.
Applicants must have full current GDC registration and be on the GDC’s Specialist register for Special care Dentistry. Experience in the dental management of Head and Neck cancer patients, dental sedation, as well as the management of medically compromised patients is required.
For further details / informal visits contact:
For informal enquiries please contact Dr Navdeep Kumar Consultant / Clinical Lead Dental Medicine on Apply
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Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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