National Restorative Dentistry Recruitment


Welcome to National ST1 Restorative Dentistry and Mono-Specialties (Endodontics, Periodontics, Prosthodontics) National Recruitment


Please see the following links for the latest on the Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic and its impact on specialty recruitment:


The next round of ST1 Restorative Dentistry and Mono-Specialties National Recruitment is for the September 2021 Intake. Details of this application round can be found below, with further updates to published shortly. Applications will open, via Oriel, at 10am UK time on Tuesday 19th January 2021 and will close at 4pm UK time of Tuesday 9th February 2021. NB. Late applications will not be accepted.


Please note that there is a single application in Oriel (listed as Restorative Dentistry) which is to be used for Restorative Dentistry and/or Mono-Specialty application. Applicants will be able to preference the respective specialty posts that are available during the recruitment process.


Please read the applicants' guide in full before applying.


Please read on and use the links below to find out more about recruitment to ST1 Restorative Dentistry and Mono-Specialties Training. 





Application Portal 









ST1 Recruitment Timetable & Vacancies



        September 2021 Intake  







Guidance Documents


September 2021


  Applicants' Guide for September 2021 Intake

  ST1 September 2021 Indicative Vacancy Numbers  

  Applicants Self-Assessment Evidence Portal Guidance 

  Scoring Overview - Restorative and Special Care Dentistry September 2021


Please refer to the Dental FAQ section in Oriel for further guidance regarding self-assessment.


General Guidance Documents


  ST1 Restorative Dentistry and Mono-Specialties Training Person Specification 2021 


link  The Dental Recruitment Applicant Handbook 2021 


link  Fitness to Practise Information


  Support for Reapplication to a Specialty Training Programme


link  Oriel Applicant User Guide


  Technical Requirements for Qpercom Remote Assessments


Interview Expenses Claim Forms

HEE are introducing a new online expenses system, Selenity, for interview expenses with effect 1st January 2019. 

You can find the candidate policy on what you can claim, how to set up your online account and submit claims via the Specialty Training website. Please follow the link below and see the section called: Expenses



Contact Details


Recruitment Helpline: 0161 268 9761 / 0161 268 9760




If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to contact us via the following channels











 Last reviewed: 23rd April 2021