Dental Nurse Team Leader (Childsmile)

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Job Description

Permanent Dental Nurse Team Leader (Childsmile)

Full time

37.5 hours per week

Term-time working may be considered

Band 5

Monday to Friday 8.30am – 4.30pm

Base – Comely Bank Centre, Edinburgh

To support the implementation of the Scottish Governments Childsmile Programme within NHS Lothian having responsibility for operationally managing all Childsmile registered dental nurses.

Responsibility for leading a team and allocating activity for qualified Childsmile dental nurses working within educational establishments across Lothian.

Deliver local Childsmile dental nurse induction training and ensure new dental nurses and support staff are familiar with NHS Lothian processes.

NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce, and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.

To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society.

***PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accept late applications so please ensure your application is submitted early***

This post requires the post holder to have a PVG Scheme membership/ record. If the post holder is not a current PVG member for the required regulatory group (i.e. child and/or adult) then an application will need to be made to Disclosure Scotland and deemed satisfactory before they can begin in post.

For further information on what is included in the role and what skills/experience are being looked for, click on the links at the bottom of the screen to the job description and person specification. If after reading this information you have any questions please contact Fiona Rodger, Head of Oral Health Improvement: 07540 673382

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