Dental Therapist - Paediatric Dentistry

Job ID: 765551
Location: Birmingham
Salary: 25,565 - 35,577 negotiable
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Job Reference: 820-A-17-21632

Employer:Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation TrustDepartment:Community Dental ServiceLocation:BirminghamSalary:25,565 - 35,577

Dental Therapist
Paediatric Department
Full Time
Band 6
Interview Date: 18th July 2017
Closing date: 7th July 2017
A post is available within Paediatric Dentistry within the Community Dental Service for a full time Band 6 Dental Therapist.
The Dental Therapist will work as part of a team of clinicians providing care to children requiring specialist treatment. The team includes Consultants, Specialists, Dentists, Specialty Trainees, Dental Core Trainees and a large team of dental nurses. The therapist will be expected to deliver the complete range of treatments within the scope of practice and develop inhalation sedation skills, if not already skilled in this area.
Within the Community all of the dental specialities are represented by Consultant led Departments.
For further information please contact Mrs Sheridan McDonald, Head of Service Paediatric Dentistry 0121 334 0662.
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Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust aims to support and afford all our employees the maximum opportunity to develop their careers and actively encourage applications from internal staff.
Be Part of Our Team...
Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (BCHC) has more than 5000 staff working across Birmingham and the West Midlands in a wide range of community nursing and specialist healthcare roles. BCHC delivers over 100 clinical services, in people's homes, health centres, clinics and inpatient facilities. We deliver a wide range of services for children, young people, parents and families as well as adults and community services, two community hospitals, services for people with learning disabilities, the internationally recognised West Midlands Rehabilitation Centre and one of Europe's leading Dental Hospitals and School of Dentistry.
The 2014 Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection found BCHC to be well led, effective, responsive, caring and safe, rating the Trust as 'good' overall. Employees were praised for their caring and compassionate nature. If you want to 'Be Part of Our Team' and work with a Trust which is continuously striving for better care and healthier communities, we want to hear from you.
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Job Type:PermanentPay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band:6Staff Group:Allied Health ProfessionalsSpecialty/Function:Dental Services

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Apply for this jobClosing Date:07/07/2017Interview Date:18/07/2017Contact Name:Marion TatmanEmail Address:marion.tatman@bhamcommunity.nhs.ukTelephone:01214665324

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