Specialist Senior Tutor in Orthodontics

Leeds, United Kingdom
£79,860 to £107,668 p.a. pro rata
Wednesday, 4 December 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 15 December 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Are you a specialist and consultant in orthodontics committed to delivering to high standards? Are you passionate about delivering outstanding teaching and an exceptional student experience? Are you able to use your experience and skills to bring out the best in others and support their development? Are you looking to develop yourself? 

We are seeking a highly motivated individual committed to further develop their skills in teaching in orthodontics and overall leadership. You will have overall academic management responsibility for orthodontics in the undergraduate Dental Surgery programme during a period of maternity leave. 

You will have a commitment to teaching that is forwards looking and reflects the needs of current students. You will have a commitment to you own development as well as the development of others within a team approach to deliver an exceptional student experience. 

You will have a BChD or BDS degree (or equivalent), full registration with the UK General Dental Council, be on the GDC Specialist List in Orthodontics. Furthermore, you will have successfully completed an SAC-approved Fixed Term Training Appointment (FTTA) in Orthodontics (or equivalent) and able to demonstrate currency of clinical practise to this level (e.g. holding a consultant appointment elsewhere).

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Bernadette Drummond


The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The University is a charter member of Athena SWAN and holds the Bronze award. The School of Dentistry holds a Silver Award. We are committed to being an inclusive school that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

Location:     Leeds - Leeds General Infirmary
Faculty/Service:     Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute:     School of Dentistry
Section:     Department of Orthodontics
Category:     Clinical
Grade:     New Consultant Scale
Salary:     £79,860 to £107,668 p.a. pro rata
Working Time:     40% full time equivalent
Post Type:     Part Time
Contract Type:     Fixed Term (Fixed term for up to 1 year)
Release Date:     Monday 02 December 2019
Closing Date:     Sunday 15 December 2019
Interview Date:     To be confirmed
Downloads:     Candidate Brief