Clinical Teaching Fellow in Paediatric Dentistry

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7103536 (Ref.No. MHDEN1206)
Posted: June 21, 2022

Job Description

Would you like a career in Paediatric dentistry and want to develop your academic skills? This post will provide you with experience of teaching undergraduate dental students.

This is a unique opportunity for your development as a clinical teacher. With a dental qualification, full GDC registration and relevant foundation/general professional training or equivalent you will contribute to teaching students in the School’s undergraduate programme in Paediatric Dentistry. You will participate in the maintenance and further development of excellence in the quality of education within the School of Dentistry/Leeds Dental Institute. Responsibilities will include clinical supervision of students and support for clinical audit and service evaluation projects. This post will suit enthusiastic clinicians with an interest in Paediatric Dentistry and dental education, and who wish to explore the potential for an academic career in Paediatric Dentistry. This may include dentists who are wishing to gain further experience in Paediatric Dentistry prior to applying for a specialist training programme.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Professor Peter Day: [email protected]

Dr Richard Balmer: [email protected]

Further Information

The University of Leeds is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and offers a range of family friendly policies. The School of Dentistry holds a Silver Athena Swan award. We are committed to being an inclusive School that values all staff, and we are happy to consider job share applications and requests for flexible working arrangements from our employees.

As an international research-intensive university, we welcome students and staff from all walks of life and from across the world. We foster an inclusive environment where all can flourish and prosper, and we are proud of our strong commitment to student education. Within the School of Dentistry we are dedicated to diversifying our community and we welcome the unique contributions that individuals can bring, and particularly encourage applications from, but not limited to Black, Asian, people who belong to a minority ethnic community, people who identify as LGBT+; and people with disabilities. Candidates will always be selected based on merit and ability. 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Medicine & Health
School/Institute:  School of Dentistry
Section:  Department of Paediatric Dentistry
Category:  Clinical
Grade:  Dental Lecturer
Salary:  £35,254 to £65,584 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term (1 year)
Release Date:  Monday 20 June 2022
Closing Date:  Monday 04 July 2022
Reference:  MHDEN1206


The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.