Clinical Supervisor (Dental Therapist)

University of Plymouth - Peninsula Dental School

As Peninsula Dental School continues its expansion incorporating a 3 year BSc Dental Therapy and Hygiene curriculum and a 5 year BDS undergraduate curriculum, we are seeking to recruit clinical supervisors to work in all our Dental Education Facilities which are located in Derriford, Devonport, Exeter, and Truro, along with our Simulated Dental Learning Environment located on the main Plymouth University campus.

With a proven track record in provision of primary dental care the ideal candidate will have excellent clinical skills and the desire to impart these skills to all undergraduate students. Working as part of a team with a general dental practitioner supervisor you will demonstrate outstanding communication skills to explain techniques and provide feedback to students on clinical procedures.

You will enjoy not only the support of long established clinical supervisors but also the support of Clinical Leads who are experienced Consultants.

This is a flexible working arrangement and hours will be provided on an as and when basis to support the needs of the students.  You will receive an hourly rate of £21.09 - £24.44/hr depending on experience with a term time contract.

This vacancy will involve working with children and/or vulnerable adults and any appointment will be subject to receipt of clearance for the Protection of Children from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For an informal discussion on the above positions please contact Ewen McColl, Director of Clinical Dentistry, Peninsula Dental School on 01752 437193 or email on

Closing date: 12 midnight Sunday 5 November 2017

Plymouth University is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is a Stonewall diversity champion.

Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry holds a Silver Athena Swan Award and the University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women’s careers in STEMM academia.

Plymouth University has been recognised by Bloomberg as one of the 50 best UK employers for 2016.

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