Specialty Dentist in Oral Medicine

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Fixed term contract

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POST: FIXED TERM SPECIALTY DENTIST ORAL MEDICINE BASE: GLASGOW DENTAL HOSPITAL & SCHOOL   The post offered is a fixed term position for one year within the Oral Medicine Department based at Glasgow Dental Hospital. The post holder will contribute to all aspects of clinical activity in Department of Oral Medicine. The prime clinical role of the post will be to provide a specialist service for local general dental and medical practitioners referring outpatients with complex oral mucosal disease, oral disease occurring as a manifestation of systemic disease or complex facial pain. There is no out of hours or on call commitment. However there is an on- call rota and second cover Consultant Rota to ensure that an Oral Medicine opinion can be provided during working hours and to support specialty dentists and junior staff. It is expected that the successful candidate will support the service re-design work already underway, providing diagnostic skills, treatment planning and where appropriate shared care pathways with primary care clinicians. This is particularly important in light of the Coronavirus Pandemic and need to change working practices to minimise risks to staff and patients. All applicants must possess Full GDC Registration with at least 4 Years full time Post Graduate Training or demonstrate and evidence equivalent experience and competencies. NHS Scotland is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. To this end, NHS Scotland welcomes applications from all sections of society.