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Specialty Doctor - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor

Main area
Oral and Maxillofacial
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
Contract
Fixed term: 6 months (Maternity Cover)
Hours
Full time - 10 sessions per week
Job ref
372-SURG-MD53
Employer
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Huddersfield Royal Infirmary
Town
Huddersfield
Salary
£45,124 - £77,519 per annum
Closing
23/04/2021 23:59

Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust is a leader in the digital health revolution. With the launch of a full Electronic Patient Record in 2017 the Trust aims to be the safest, most efficient and patient centred Trust in the NHS. The launch is part of a 10-15 year ongoing project of modernisation with future opportunities for research, development in this rapidly developing field of medicine. Through working at CHFT you can be part of this innovative area aiming to bring safer and more effective care to our patients.


 

Job overview

Applications are invited for an Oral & Maxillofacial Specialty Doctor to join the friendly team at Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust alongside six consultants and a team of Specialty Doctors, and Dental Nurses.

In order to fulfil the responsibilities of this post you must be eligible for full GMC registration.

The post is for a 6 month Maternity Cover. Starting end of June 2021

For further details / informal visits contact:

Natalka Drapan – General Manager, Head and Neck Services. Natalka.Drapan@cht.nhs.uk

John Pearson – Clinical Lead, Specialty Doctor Oral and Maxillofacial. John.Pearson@cht.nhs.uk 

Main duties of the job

This is a full time, 10PA role consisting of new and follow up outpatient clinics, supporting 2WW fast track referrals, virtual clinics, validations, and operating lists compiling of, extractions, soft tissue biopsies under LA and was all Day Case General Anaesthesia. There will also be opportunity to train and prospects of furthering careers with the clinical support.

Working for our organisation

Working alongside a friendly team at Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust alongside six consultants and a team of Specialty Doctors, and Dental Nurses.

We have expanded into new digital ways of working with the rollout of EPR in 2017.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

This is a full time, 10PA role consisting of new and follow up outpatient clinics, supporting 2WW fast track referrals, virtual clinics, validations, and operating lists compiling of, extractions, soft tissue biopsies under LA and was all Day Case General Anaesthesia. There will also be opportunity to train and prospects of furthering careers with the clinical support

Person specification

Qualifications

Essential criteria
  • BDS or equivalent
  • Applicants must have Full Registration with the General Dental Council and hold a Licence to Practise
Desirable criteria
  • Relevant higher degree

Experience and Achievements

Essential criteria
  • Must have 4 years post graduate experience including 2 years within the Oral Maxillo-Facial Surgery Specialty
  • Must be able to demonstrate a high level of clinical experience and competence in all aspects of the Oral Maxillo-Facial Surgery specialty
Desirable criteria
  • Understanding current issues within Oral Maxillo-Facial Surgery and the future direction of the specialty
  • Understanding current issues within the wider NHS
  • Attendance at a recognised management course
  • Shows ability to work with and lead others across professions

Teaching and Training

Essential criteria
  • Experience of and enthusiasm for clinical teaching of postgraduate doctors and non-medical staff.
Desirable criteria
  • Academic achievements/evidence of familiarity with research methods which have resulted in publications
  • Training in clinical and educational supervision
  • Attendance at a teaching course
  • Formal qualification in teaching/education

Audit and Research

Essential criteria
  • Knowledge of Audit principles and evidence of participation in and completion of audit projects
Desirable criteria
  • Critical Appraisal Skills
  • Evidence of knowledge of research methodology

Disposition-Adjustment/Attitude/Commitment

Essential criteria
  • Good communication and empathy skills with patients
  • Evidence of willingness to participate in a multi-disciplinary team environment to provide an integrated service
  • Ability to work as a member of a team, both through communication and sharing workload
  • Ability to manage high pressure situations e.g. clinical crisis
  • Ability to prioritise and organise workload and co-ordinate staff
  • Ability to integrate the care of a patient by many and various other clinical staff
  • Willingness to work flexibly to deliver clinically effective and cost effective healthcare

Practical/Intellectual Skills/Personal Qualities

Desirable criteria
  • Evidence of continual learning and development
  • Understands self (strengths and weaknesses) and impact of behaviour on others
  • Evidence of innovation
  • Ability to use a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation software, email and internet browser

General

Essential criteria
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Ability to work in various locations throughout the network of services provided by Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust
  • For areas requiring EPP Clearance (Exposure Prone Procedures), this will also be a requirement of the health screening
  • An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required with the Disclosure and Barring Service
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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Katie Dyson
Job title
Deputy Medical HR Manager
Email address
katie.dyson@cht.nhs.uk
Telephone number
01484 355226
Additional information

Natalka Drapan – General Manager, Head and Neck Services. Natalka.Drapan@cht.nhs.uk

John Pearson – Clinical Lead, Specialty Doctor Oral and Maxillofacial. John.Pearson@cht.nhs.uk

If you have problems applying, contact

Address
Medical HR
Workforce and OD
Acre Mill
Huddersfield
Yorkshire
HD3 3EB
Telephone
01484 355029
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