Associate Dentist - Maternity Cover

Ballymena - Smiles Dental Care

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General Dentist required for our friendly, mixed practice in Ballymena. This Maternity Cover post offers a full book of patients, an opportunity for skills development through our mentoring scheme and scope to become permanent at the end of the contract in January 2021.

Note re: Coronavirus (Covid-19).

Despite the challenges we are currently facing in the dental industry due to Covid 19, Portman are busy making preparations for when we reopen by ensuring that we have the right equipment, staff, training and processes in place.

 This is a vacancy we are actively recruiting for. Whilst face to face interviews/meetings are not currently possible, we are able to move things forward through phone and video meetings with key members of our clinical and practice management teams.

Vacancy Overview:

  • 2 days per week - we have surgery space available on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays
  • Maternity Cover with opportunity for permanent position
  • Start date July / August 2020
  • Good earning potential including private income
  • Full list of patients available
  • Mentoring opportunity from locally renown clinicians
  • Well-known and respected local practice
  • Excellent location

We are a modern, purpose built, fully equipped 4 surgery practice offering a wide range of NHS and private treatments. We have a full team of support staff to ensure our Dentists can focus on delivering the best clinical outcomes. We are just 5 minutes’ walk from the train station and just 20 minutes drive from Belfast.

This vacancy comes with the opportunity to be supported and mentored by nationally renown clinicians working in our other practices in Northern Ireland. We have experts in Implants and specialists in Oral Surgery, Prosthodontics, Orthodontics who are available to support you in your growth and development.

We are part of the Portman family of dental practices. Our objective is to be the best by putting our patients and clinical excellence first. We are proud to have been Dental Industry Outstanding Business Winners in 2017, 2018 and 2019. Some of our other practices in Northern Ireland include Rosconnor Specialist Dentistry, Parks Dental Surgery in Newtownards, Cavehill Dental Care and Finaghy Orthodontic Centre in Belfast where we offer a variety of more specialist dental services including Implants, Sedation, Orthodontics, Invisalign and high end private cosmetic dentistry.

If you would like to find out more about this opportunity or to find out about other opportunities at Portman, please press apply or contact David Richards on 07384 540806. Alternatively, please feel free to share this opportunity with friends or colleagues.