Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Dental Therapy/Hygiene – School of Health and Social Care

Opening Date:
22 Aug 2014
Closing Date:
31 Aug 2014
Salary Range:

The School of Health & Social Care is the largest academic unit within Teesside University with now over 12,000 students studying a comprehensive range of programmes from NVQs to Doctorate and PhDs. The School is renowned for its flexibility and responsiveness in meeting the education and training needs of employers in the public, independent and voluntary sectors. The quality of its provision has been deemed excellent through many academic reviews over a number of years by Professional / Statutory bodies, Department of Health and NHS Health Education North East (HENE). Student satisfaction remains consistently high across all programmes as confirmed by the independent National Student Survey on an annual basis.

You will contribute to the development and delivery of modules for Dental Nursing and Dental Therapy/Hygiene whilst pursuing scholarly activity to support curriculum delivery. You will also be required to develop your own clinical expertise, identify and audit clinical placements for student allocation and will supervise and assess students during their pre-clinical skills training.

You must have a good honours degree in a related discipline plus a diploma in Dental Therapy or Dental Hygiene, significant practical experience and relevant teaching experience. Full registration with the General Dental Council is essential, as is membership of a relevant professional organisation.

The position we are filling is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a satisfactory DBS disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required as part of our clearance procedures.