Your chance to work with the UK’s dental regulator

8 November 2012

Your chance to work with the UK’s dental regulator

Appointments Committee

The General Dental Council (GDC) is looking for two new members to join its Appointments Committee – one registrant and one lay person.

Successful applicants will be responsible for appointing individuals who deal with complaints against dental professionals as part of the GDC’s statutory Fitness to Practise process. They will also help develop systems for induction, training and performance management of those appointed.

Deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 30 November 2012.

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Overseas Registration Exam – External Examiners

The overseas registration exam (ORE) tests the clinical skills and knowledge of overseas dentists (non-EEA) who wish to apply for registration to practise dentistry in the UK. The GDC is looking for External Examiners for an initial period of 3 years with the possibility of extension to 5 years.

Deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 16 November 2012.

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For media enquiries, please contact Moira Alderson on 020 7344 3726 or malderson@gdc-uk.org    

Notes to editors:

• Members of the Appointments Committee are paid £176.50 per half day and are reimbursed their expenses. It is a non-executive role involving around 10-15 days a year.

• External Examiners are paid £353 per day and are reimbursed their expenses.