Senior Clinical Teacher

Preston, United Kingdom
01 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Application closing date 18/11/2018
Location Other
Salary Grade: Clinical SL
Job category/type Academic

Job description

The School is seeking to appoint a Senior Clinical Teacher to join its clinical academic team. Working predominantly with undergraduate students, you will take responsibility for academic teaching, module leadership and for the provision of chairside clinical supervision and training. In addition, you will take specific responsibility for ensuring continuity of either primary care teaching or secondary care placements and will have opportunities to become involved in postgraduate teaching. The School is rooted firmly within Primary Care and we operate an integrated BDS / Dental Hygiene Therapy programme, along with a range of clinical and non-clinical programmes at all levels across the dental team. Our undergraduate BDS/DHT students are located in one of four Dental Education Centres from the second year of their training. You will be based at the Morecambe DEC, which is part of the Queen Victoria Centre, though there will be some regional travel to the main Preston campus and to other DECs in Accrington, Blackpool and Morecambe.

We require comprehensive long-term experience of primary care dentistry in a GDP, Clinic, University or Hospital environment, along with some experience of teaching within dental setting. Holding a BDS, with full registration with the GDC, you must also hold a formal teaching qualification or be willing to undertake within two years of appointment.
A team player, you will have the ability to explain and demonstrate practical skills, be IT literate in the in the use of standard Microsoft packages and will also demonstrate excellent communication skills. We require a commitment both to inter-professional education and to personal and professional development

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview.

Informal discussion welcomed - please contact Dr Nic Hodson, the Director of Undergraduate Studies, via email in the first instance -

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based at Morecambe Dental Education Centre.

Please apply online; if you cannot apply online please contact Human Resources on 01772 892324 and quote the reference number. CVs will not be considered unless accompanies by a completed application form.

School/Service: School of Dentistry
Hours: Full time (37 hours per week - 1.0 FTE)
Basis: Indefinite
Interview Date: To be confirmed

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