UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE

Senior Clinical Teacher - School of Dentistry

Location
Preston, Lancashire (GB)
Salary
Grade: Clinical SL
Posted
28 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
28 May 2018
Ref
REQ003607
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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 Carlisle Dental Education Centre, on the Cumberland Infirmary site, though there will be some regional travel, to the main Preston campus and to other Dental Education Centres 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. This position is based in Carlisle Dental Education Centre.

Informal discussion welcomed - please contact Dr Nic Hodson, the Director of Undergraduate Studies, via email in the first instance - NAHodson@uclan.ac.uk

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 accompanied by a completed application form.

School/Service: School of Dentistry