States of Jersey Health

Consultant Orthodontist

£78,281 - £142,453 (10 PAs) Depending on experience
24 Apr 2017
29 May 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

To join us September 2017 or earlier

£78,281 - £142,453 (10 PAs) Depending on experience. However, points 18-20 are by application and panel agreement only.

Applications are invited for the above new substantive post. This is an exciting opportunity for you to join the Orthodontic Team at the Jersey General Hospital and to relocate to the Island of Jersey, the largest of the Channel Islands.

Situated just 40 minutes flying time from London with excellent transport links to Europe the small beautiful Island of Jersey enjoys great weather, sandy beaches surrounded by soaring cliffs and offers a healthy work-life balance. Whether watching the sun set into the sea over a beach barbecue, dining out in Michelin starred restaurants or club or bar hopping is the end to your perfect day, Jersey has the ideal lifestyle and work environment. 

You will be part of a team consisting of a consultant colleague, who is reducing to part time and a full time Orthodontic Therapist. The post holder will be involved in weekly joint clinics with the Oral and Maxillofacial Consultants. The Community Dental service comprising of Dental Officers and a Restorative Consultant are base in the same department.

The department is a modern facility with six surgeries. New dental chairs were installed in 2015 and is currently working towards the introduction of an electronic patient record. This is a substantive post, the focus of which is to maintain the delivery of Orthodontic services and provide the best possible care to patients. Candidates will be required to have a strong background in all aspects of the specialty.

Full travelling expenses are paid from a UK port of entry, with a generous relocation package available and the appointee may take advantage of Jersey taxation policies. The post attracts residential qualifications and Jersey has excellent affordable private education for children. Under Jersey Law, applicants must possess FULL registration with the General Medical Council and hold a licence to practise.

The States of Jersey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people (to include children) and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

As this position will work with vulnerable people, the selection process will involve safeguarding measures and include an enhanced DBS check.

Please go to: where you will be able to view the job description and further information about this post. There will also be a link to enable you to make an application using our online process.

For information about living and working in Jersey please visit:

If you would like to discuss the post informally or arrange a visit please contact: Mr Bruce Skinner, Consultant Orthodontist by telephone on 01534 442000.

Planned pre-interview visit and interview dates will be held on either 22nd & 23rd June or 29th & 30th June please.

Closing date: 29 May  2017

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