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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 23/08/2022.

Senior Dental Officer

Job Reference: J127-A-22-1684

Community Dental Services CIC
Norfolk and Waveney
£66,919 - £78,271 per annum pro rata

Senior Dental Officer

Permanent, Part Time


Reference No: J127- A-22-1684

Hours: 22.5 hours per week

Base: Lowestoft Dental Clinic, Suite A&D Old Court Buildings,Whapload Road, Lowestoft, NR32 1UR

Salary: £66,919 - £78,271 per annum pro rata


Do you want to make a real difference in a socially minded, values driven organisation? We are an award-winning employee owned social enterprise, providing high quality community dental services across east and central England.

Community Dental Services CIC are looking for a clinician who identifies with our values as a Social Enterprise and is passionate about providing care for those most at need.

Applications are invited from enthusiastic dentists for the post of Senior Dental Officer based at our multi-surgery clinic in Lowestoft. The post may also involve working regularly at other clinics in Norfolk.

The post holder will deliver dental care and advice to patients and their carers from community groups, including patients with additional needs, who are clients of Community Dental Services. Services to be provided include preventive care and advice, dental treatment, care under sedation and general anaesthesia, and epidemiological field work.Working at other locations to support the client group will be required including domiciliary care and local hospitals. Community Dental Services encourages postgraduate education and development. Mentorship and training will be provided to support this if required.

You must be GDC registered and have an active NHS performer number.


What do we offer?

  • 32 days holiday plus bank holidays (pro rata).
  • Dentally led, patient focused working environment that is not constrained by UDA targets.
  • Access to the NHS Practitioners Scheme.
  • Funded internal and external mandatory training
  • Support with training for your wider professional development.
  • Paid indemnity.
  • Uniforms provided.
  • Become a shareholder and have a say in how our organisation is run at all levels.
  • Opportunity to play a key part in local care initiatives.


Please do not hesitate contact Angela Simms, Clinical Lead, to discuss the roles available or to arrange visits to the clinics on 07879 668955


Please ensure that you read the Job Description, which also includes the person specification, before applying.


Closing Date: 23rd August 2022

Interview Date: To be arranged

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) 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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