Consultant Orthodontist

4 days left

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£77,913 to £105,042 per annum pro rata
12 Jul 2019
28 Jul 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

This post attracts recruitment and retention premium Programmed Activities: 7

This is an excellent opportunity for a progressive ambitious Orthodontist with an interest in interdisciplinary working. Milton Keynes University Hospital is a modern and progressive NHS Foundation Trust continually developing to meet the needs of the population growth of the local area.

Applications are invited to apply for a Substantive Consultant in Orthodontics at Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

This is a replacement post, offering 7 programmed activities including multidisciplinary clinics and SPA. Additional programmed activities may be available upon agreement.

The Maxillofacial and Orthodontic Department is situated in the Outpatients building. It is purpose built and has recently undergone a complete refurbishment and is equipped with new state-of-the-art facilities. The department has its own in-house digital imaging facility, a Maxillofacial/Orthodontic laboratory and a dedicated clinical photography service.

The clinical team is fully supported by a team of highly trained dental nurses and two full-time Maxillofacial/Orthodontic Technologists who are able to manufacture the full range of orthodontic appliances.

The successful applicant will join two Consultant Orthodontist colleagues and one OMFS Consultant. They will have a close working relationship with the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons to continue the established orthognathic service. They are actively encouraged to participate in the local MCN.

Milton Keynes University Hospital is collaborating closely with Buckingham University to establish a new dental school on site “The University of Buckingham Dental Institute” This collaboration will present department Consultants with the opportunity to be involved in undergraduate teaching and research.

Milton Keynes University Hospital has excellent post-graduate facilities; combined with the superb resource of the on-site Academic Centre of the University of Buckingham Medical School MKUH clinicians are presented with many opportunities for ongoing professional development.

Applicants must be fully registered with the GDC and have completed the appropriate specialty training programme (or be within 6 months of accreditation) or equivalent and be on the relevant GDC Specialist Register. Please see person specification for full details.

Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital. This allows us to attract, train and retain the best doctors.

This is an important step towards establishing the Trust as a first class centre of teaching excellence. The first students arrived on wards in May 2015 and a medical school building which will create exciting opportunities in the future for all staff in the fields of clinical research and education.

Doctors considering an application are encouraged to visit the hospital and to meet with potential clinical colleagues. The Chief Executive and/or Medical Director would also be happy to meet with doctors interested in this role, commitments allowing.

For more information please contact: Dr Bhavin Soneji, Consultant Orthodontist and Clinical Lead on 079503 67337 or bhavin.soneji@m​ Miss Golfam Khoshkhounejad Consultant Orthodontist on 07708 378538 or Miss Bina Parmar, CSU Lead for Head & Neck on 01908 995524 or Bina.Parma​

Please submit your CV by attaching it to your application. Interview date: 30 August 2019. This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Check. To apply please click the Apply button.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Milton Keynes is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 26th July 2019 (pm).