Associate NHS General Dentist (mixed practice) – Southend Essex

Dentist:

Job Description:

Taking patients’ medical histories, keeping and maintaining contemporaneous clinical records

Diagnosing and providing appropriate dental treatment including regular cleaning, root canals, surgical extractions, implants and cosmetic dentistry etc

Referring patients where clinically necessary, maintaining logs and follow-ups

Making moulds of patients’ teeth and preparing prosthetics such as crowns, plates and implants

Keeping up with best practices, new technologies and innovations in the field of dentistry

Engaging with a team including Hygienists, Dental Assistants and administrative staff

Participation in dental nurse and training and providing young dentist clinical support where required.

 

Person Specification:

Current General Dental Council (GDC ) registration to practice dentistry

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Problem-solving skills

Empathetic and caring

Team player

Ethics, values and quality driven

Flexibility

 

Qualifications:

BDS, BChD or LDS

NHS Performer number (mentorships available )

Ideally 2+ years experience.  PLVE and post FDT trainees would be considered