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Dental Care Professional Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow

The University of Portsmouth is a dynamic and ambitious institution with a track record of success. One of only four universities in the south east of England to achieve a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework, it is also ranked 21st in the 2020 Guardian League Table University Guide, and 113th in the Times Higher Young University World Rankings.

We are seeking to recruit a Dental Care Professional Teaching Fellow for three days a week.

The post holder will provide academic and clinical teaching for students, in accordance with the University’s and General Dental Council’s criteria and will also provide comprehensive dental care, as necessary, to patients attending the Dental Academy. Good clinical skills are required along with an enthusiastic approach to students. The applicants will be highly motivated, dynamic and forward thinking. Applicants must hold current registration with the General Dental Council and have a minimum of 3 year post-qualification experience.

Selection for interview will be based on information on the application form relating to the person specification. Applicants are to advise within their application which post they are applying for.

To discuss the role further, please contact Sarah Barber (Programme Lead) on 00 44 2392 848308 or Leanna Wynne (Associate Head of Innovation) on 00 44 2393 845379.

Employment type: Permanent

Employment basis: Part-time (0.6 fte)


Teaching Fellow £21,507 - £23,491 (£35,845 - £39,152 x 0.6 fte) per annum
Senior Teaching Fellow £24,193 - £29,731 (£40,322 - £49,533 x 0.6 fte) per annum
Post number: ZZ006008

Date published: 24 January 2020  
Closing date:  16 February 2020
Interview date: 06 March 2020

Please note that up-to-date appropriate professional qualifications, current registration and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check are a requirement of this role.

Although the post is available as either a Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow only one appointment will be made. Please note each post has a different person specification/ job description. You should also indicate in the ‘reasons for applying section’ whether you wish to be considered for the Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow position.

As an equal opportunities employer, we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons and all appointments will be made on merit. As we are committed to the principles of the Race Equality Charter Mark, we would particularly welcome applications from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community who are currently under-represented at this level in this area. We support gender equality and are committed to the Athena SWAN charter for promoting women’s careers (and men, where they are underrepresented). We particularly welcome applications from men for this post. All appointments will be made on merit.

Please note that this job does not meet the minimum requirements set by UK Visas & Immigration (UKVI) to qualify for an employer-sponsored visa and therefore unfortunately we are unable to consider applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK.  

For detailed information about University of Portsmouth, please select this link: Working at Portsmouth

For detailed information about the vacancy, please select this link: ZZ006008 - Dental Care Professional Teaching Fellow or Senior Teaching Fellow.docx

To find out more about the University of Portsmouth and this role, visit and apply on-line. 

It is the policy of the University to only accept applications submitted using the University’s application form.

All applications for this position will be processed and conducted in compliance with UK legislation relevant at that time.

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