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Oral Surgery Specialty Training Programme Wales 2023


Specialty / Programme: Dental (Oral Surgery)

Grade: ST1

Post type: Dental Specialty Trainees x 2 posts

Opening dates: Wednesday 20 Sep 2023 to Tuesday 17th Oct 2023


Applications are invited for two Specialty Training 3-year posts in Oral Surgery based at:

  • Royal Gwent Hospital Newport with Aneurin Bevan University Health Board (1 post)
  • Prince Charles Hospital Merthyr Tydfil with Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board (1 post)

These posts are suitable for trainees who wish to enter a training programme leading to the award of a Certificate of Completion in Specialty Training (CCST) in this specialty.

These posts have the approval of the Postgraduate Dental Dean for Wales.

Progress in the programme will be subject to satisfactory annual review. The normal duration of training will be as determined by the GDC’s curriculum for the specialty. Eligibility for the recommendation by the Postgraduate Dental Dean for Wales of the award of a CCST, by the GDC, will be subject to completion of the training requirements of the specialty curriculum.

The qualifications and professional registration requirements plus other eligibility criteria can be found in the person specification.

It will be necessary for all successful applicants to be subject to pre-employment checks, including a Disclosure & Barring Service Check.

To apply please visit the online recruitment system: Oriel



Applications Open date: Monday 20 September 2023

Applications Closing date: Tuesday 17 October 2023

Interview date: Wednesday 22 November 2023 (provisional)

Start date: Tuesday 2 January 2024 (provisional)



If anyone needs these attachments in Welsh, please contact HEIW.