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Job Vacancy: Lecturer in Dental Technology

By DTA | 8th December 2020 | Jobs

Location: University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) Preston Campus

Job category/type: Academic, Research

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the School of Dentistry for a Lecturer in Dental Technology to support the teaching of Prosthodontics and Dental Technology within the BDS and Clinical Dental Technology programmes.

The successful applicant must be a qualified and experienced Dental Technician, registered with the General Dental Council. The role will involve lecturing and the teaching of Dental Technology theory and skills to whole dental team.

The successful applicant will have experience of work-based teaching and have knowledge and application of online learning methods. You will also have recent experience of at least two of the following areas of dental technology: Prosthetics, ceramics, cast metals, orthodontic appliances.

The successful applicants will also be expected to contribute to the wider activities of the School and University in teaching, learning, assessment, research and income generation. Teaching experience (ideally in Higher Education) is essential as is a first degree, teaching qualification (or willingness to undertake University PGCE on appointment).

Please contact Mr Mark Gilbert, Senior Lecturer in Clinical Dental Technology for further information 01772 595874 or

Applicants need to meet all essential criteria on the person specification to be considered for interview. This position is based in Preston.

Closing Date: 3rd January 2021

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Read the full job description and how to apply here 

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