Job Vacancy – University of Portsmouth

Faculty of Science & Health

Dental Academy


Dental Care Professional/Teaching Fellow


Employment type:  Permanent

Employment basis:  Part-time (0.6 FTE)

Salary: £22,484 – £24,558 (£37,474 – £40,931 x 0.6 FTE) per annum

Post number: ZZ601571-1

Date published: 24 October 2022

Closing date:  13 November 2022

Interview date:  30 November 2022

The University of Portsmouth is an 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 and ranked in the top 150 in the Times Higher Young University World Rankings.

We are seeking to recruit a Dental Care Professional Teaching Fellow for either 1,2 or 3 days per 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 advised within their application to include how many days they are applying for.

Please note that up-to-date appropriate professional qualifications and current registration are a requirement of this role.

A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required for this post.

To discuss the role further, please contact Sarah Barber (Associate Head of Education) at

The University of Portsmouth believes this role may be eligible for sponsorship with UKVI under the Skilled Worker Route visa. Please familiarise yourself with the requirements set out before applying for this role. If you are unable to meet the requirements for sponsorship you will need to confirm details of an alternative visa to work in the UK when applying for this role.

We kindly ask that candidates do not send CVs or cover letters as these will not be considered.

We are strongly dedicated to embedding equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) within our community. As an Athena SWAN and Race Equality Charter award holder, a member of Stonewall and a Disability Confident Employer we are passionate about creating a welcoming and inclusive environment, regardless of your background. We welcome applications from all talented people. In addition, we want our workforce to be representative of our diverse student population. Please see our EDI Framework and objectives.

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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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