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Specialist Oral Surgeon vacancy

Job details

Job number:
Job location:
Emersons Green NHS Treatment Centre
The Brooms
Emersons Green
South Gloucestershire
BS16 7FH
Job contract type:
Job schedule type:
Full Time
Job closing date:
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 23:59

Job Summary

We have an exciting new opportunity for a Specialist Oral Surgeon to join our multidisciplinary team at Emersons Green and Devizes NHS Treatment Centres.

At Emersons Green we’re focused on providing the best possible, personalised care to the people of Bristol, Bath, North and North East Somerset, and South Gloucestershire.

Bristol has been named the best place to live in Britain in 2017 by the Sunday Times best places to live guide. In 2015 it was the European Green Capital and in 2017 Rough Guide included it in one of the top 10 cities to visit in the world. With two railway stations you can easily reach London, Swansea and Cardiff as well as taking advantage of services to Birmingham and the North East. You also benefit from being close to the M4 as well as Bristol Airport.

First opened in 2009, Emersons Green NHS Treatment Centre was awarded ‘Good’ in its last CQC Inspection in July 2016. The site offers state of the art operating facilities with care provided by highly trained clinical professionals who are able to take advantage of some of the best training and development opportunities in healthcare.

Good renumeration and relocation packages available.

Responsible To

Medical Director

Key Responsibilities

You will be required to assess, manage and treat patients referred to the Emersons Green or Devizes centres or other sites, working in accordance with protocols and working practices. In addition, you will be
required to assess patients urgently in person on the unit as requested by team members during routine working hours.

As a specialist oral surgeon you will be expected to carry out the following procedures:

Mouth intermediate:
Dental procedures including;

• Surgical removal of wisdom tooth NEC
• Surgical removal of impacted wisdom tooth
• Extraction of multiple teeth NEC
• Surgical removal of tooth NEC
• Surgical removal of impacted tooth NEC
• Surgical removal of retained root of tooth
• Coronectomy

Other procedures will be carried out as required.

First line cover will be provided by the RMO and the need for senior phone support is rare. Opportunities may arise for further clinical work in addition to the basic contract. Working occasional Saturdays as part of the working week is required and a day off in lieu will be given if so.

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will need to be GDC and specialist oral surgery registered with broad experience of oral surgery and capable of administering local anaesthetic or local anaesthetic with IV sedation

You will be build close relations with the ENT surgical team and other surgical colleagues as part of our multidisciplinary team.


• UK /UK registerable dental Degree
• Full and specialist registration in Oral Surgery with the GDC
• Appropriate specialist qualification
• Relevant CCT or equivalent

Additional Information

At Emersons Green, we offer day case and in-patient surgery across the following areas: dental surgery, ear, nose and throat procedures, endoscopy, general surgery, gynaecology, orthopaedic surgery, diagnostic imaging, ophthalmology, and urology. In addition we also provide diagnostic services, using the latest X-ray and ultrasound technology.

For more information about the centres, please visit and

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.

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