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Specialty Dentist in Paediatric Dentistry

Specialty Dentist

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Paediatric Dentistry
Specialty Dentist
Fixed Term - 6 months
Full Time - 40 hours
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Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
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Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital
From £37,923 p.a excl. of LZ
29/07/2018 23:59

Join us and become part of the most engaged workforce of any NHS trust in England, according to the latest national NHS Staff Survey results – for the second year running.

You will be joining a dynamic and forward-looking organisation in the heart of the capital where you can develop your career and broaden your horizons.

We think you will enjoy working for us but you don’t have to take our word for it – 79% of staff who took part in the latest national NHS Staff Survey would recommend Guy’s and St Thomas’ as a place to work.

Specialty Dentist in Paediatric Dentistry
From £37,923 p.a excl. of LZ
Full Time - 40 hours
Fixed Term – 6 Months


The Department of Paediatric Dentistry is seeking a full-time Locum Appointment for Service (Specialist Registrar level) to join a dynamic, enthusiastic and forward thinking team. The department has a long established specialist service in Paediatric Dentistry. This is an excellent opportunity to join a first class team in an active and progressive central London teaching hospital environment. The successful candidate will be expected to provide oral healthcare to children and adolescents under the guidance of
a consultant / specialist in Paediatric Dentistry, provide support to senior staff on new patient clinics, MDTs and review clinics, and to provide oral healthcare to children and adolescents on A&E under the guidance of a consultant / specialist in Paediatric Dentistry.

Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital Foundation Trust is the largest in the NHS. The Children’s Dentistry Department for out-patients is located in the newly-refurbished Dental Centre on the Ground Floor, South Wing, at St Thomas’ Hospital. The Department has a state of the art environment which is child-friendly. The main aims of the Department are the provision of an excellent specialist service in children’s dentistry, the education and clinical training of junior hospital dentists and postgraduate dentists, and the pursuit of research and scholarship. A specialist service is provided for children and adolescents with complex medical problems, those with learning difficulty or physical disability, those with inherited anomalies of the dentition, and those with complex dentoalveolar injuries. The Department of Children’s Dentistry at St Thomas’ Hospital is one of only 3 teaching hospitals in London which provides a walk-in A&E service for children and adolescents in acute pain or those requiring emergency management of dentoalveolar trauma.

For more information and to apply online please visit our website quoting reference number MED2001

Closing date: 29/07/2018, by midnight.
Interview date : TBC

As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

General enquiries, about the job or for an informal discussion about this post should be directed to Ms Evelyn Sheehy (GSTT Clinical lead)


The main telephone number for recruitment is 0207 188 1700.

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