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Senior Dental Officer

Job Reference: 374-LC184D

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
Senior Care Dental Service
BN23 8BR, Eastbourne
£60,450-£70,704 per annum

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust provides NHS hospital and community services throughout East Sussex. We provide our services at two district general hospitals, Conquest Hospital and Eastbourne District General Hospital, community hospitals in Bexhill, Crowborough, Lewes, Uckfield and Rye and a number of clinics and health centres, GP surgeries, schools and in people’s homes.

The trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the improving working lives of all our staff.

A wide range of staff benefits are available to staff and these include:Staff development, Pension scheme, Auto-enrolment to our Temporary Workforce Service ( staff bank) On-site nurseries within the acute hospitals, access to sports and social clubs, staff restaurants, on-site accommodation, staff gymnasiums, squash and tennis court plus heated outdoor swimming pool (Eastbourne only), Staff lottery.

Please download and read the Recruitment Information Leaflet, attached as a document to this advert, as it will help you in the completion of your application

Senior Dental Officer – Community Dental Services Fixed Term Covering Maternity Leave - 15hrs per week

Applications are invited for an experienced Dentist to cover maternity leave working in the Special Care Dental Service.

This is part of the Community Dental Services in East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust. We are looking for an applicant with experience of managing patients with additional needs, both children and adults. This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

The post holder will work mainly at Ian Gow Health Centre in Eastbourne but may be required to work at other sites depending on service needs. The successful candidate will attend mandatory induction training before commencing the post.

Interviews will be the 4th April 2018 - PM session

For further details / informal visits contact:

Leona Toner, Head of Community Dental Services on 01323 444161

Informal discussions and visits are welcomed

Patients come first at East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust.

We work in partnership with commissioners, other providers, our staff and volunteers as part of a locally focused and integrated network of health and social care in the county.

Our vision is to be:

  • The healthcare provider of first choice for the people of East Sussex.

Our mission is to:

  • Deliver better health outcomes and an excellent experience for everyone we provide with healthcare services.

Our strategic objectives are to:

  • Improve quality and clinical outcomes by ensuring that safe patient care is our highest priority.
  • Play a leading role in local partnerships to meet the needs of our local population and improve and enhance patients’ experiences.
  • Use our resources efficiently and effectively for the benefit of our patients and their care to ensure our services are clinically, operationally and financially sustainable.

Our aims are that all services delivered by the Trust are:

  • Safe
  • Effective
  • Caring
  • Responsive and
  • Well led

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.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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