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Dental Officer

NHS Medical & Dental: Salaried Dentist - A

Main area
Community Dental Service
NHS Medical & Dental: Salaried Dentist - A
Fixed term
Part time: 30 hours
Job ref
Wrexham Dental Centre
£40,629 to £63,201
06/08/2020 23:59

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB)  North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.

Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities.

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Applications may be submitted in Welsh.  Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.



Opportunities in North Wales Community Dental Service

We are seeking to recruit to a number of permanent and fixed term posts.

North Wales Community Dental Service is a large service employing just over 200 staff. Ten of our dentists are on one or more of the GDC Specialist lists with five additional dentists having Masters Degrees and two Dentists have gained DwSI/DES status. We are committed to continuing education and are proud of our successes in supporting staff in achieving postgraduate qualifications. We currently have an additional three Dentists on Masters Courses.

We provide specialist /specialised services in a number of areas including:

Special Care Dentistry; Paediatric Dentistry; Sedation (Inhalation and Intravenous); General Anaesthesia; Oral Surgery; Domiciliary care; Latex Allergy; Orthodontics and   provide support to the Head and Neck MDT.

We are committed to expanding our skill mix models and are involved in a number of training initiatives for dentists and DCPs including Dental Outreach training for final year dental students; DCT(1)s; Specialist Registrar in Special Care Dentistry; Dental Therapist courses (Direct Access, Inhalation Sedation, Dental Radiography); Dental Nurses courses (pre and post registration).

A number of preventive programmes also operate across north Wales: Designed to Smile (an all-Wales Programme targeting children living in the most deprived areas of Wales); Care Home Programme; Mouth Care in Hospitals; Child and Adult Learning Disability Programmes.

We also operate a CDS/PDS (salaried GDS) service.


Full time Dental Officer Post - Maternity Cover

Salary Band A - £40,629 - £63,201* pro rata

Based at Flintshire with duties at other sites


This part time Band A Dental Officer post will be based in an eight surgery CDS dental facility.

(*extended competency point)


Opportunities within the CDS/PDS (salaried GDS) service also available.


Please contact Dr Sandham to discuss (03000 856234).


We are looking to recruit enthusiastic, flexible and motivated team players with excellent communication skills. Part time / job share may be considered for some full time posts.



  • Paid study leave - 21 days in any 3 year period (pro rata)
  • Training allowance of £809 p.a.
  • Paid annual leave - 28-33 days + 8 days bank holiday (pro rata)

Please Note:    All vacancies are routinely advertised on NHS Jobs website as they arise.

                          To apply please visit the NHS jobs website.  

                          Applicants must have full registration with the GDC.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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

Sandra Sandham
Job title
Clinical Director
Telephone number
03000 856234
Additional information

Dr Sandra Sandham, Clinical Director - 03000 856234