Managed Clinical Networks

The Local Dental Network is supported by a number of Managed Clinical Networks (MCNs) that feed into the main LDN meetings. The Chairs of the Managed Clinical Networks sit on the main LDN.

The Managed Clinical Networks are as follows:

Clinical Chairs sought for two new Dental Networks for the South West

NHS England and NHS Improvement (South West) is looking to recruit clinical chairs for two new dental Managed Clinical Networks (MCNs) in Paediatrics and Urgent Care to complement the existing MCNs for Restorative Dentistry, Orthodontics, Special Care Dentistry and Oral Surgery.

This is an exciting opportunity to play an integral role providing dental clinical leadership to support NHS England and NHS Improvement South West’s dental commissioning. The two new MCN Chairs will be linked via the Local Dental Network Chair, into the Dental Transformation Programme and the development of the South West Dental Reform Prpgramme.

This Chairs will work with dental clinicians from all aspects of dentistry who have successfully applied and been appointed to the Network.  The role of the MCNs is to ensure high quality patient care in an equitable manner across the region.

If you are as enthusiastic as we are about delivering on this important and exciting dental agenda, then please do submit your application by providing your CV  to assess experience, and a covering letter to describe and demonstrate how you meet the person specification as set out in the job description no later than the 28 October 2021.   Interviews are planned for 12 November 2021. Please submit your application to Lorraine Richards.

Should you wish to discuss this role further then please contact Matt Jerreat LDN Chair.