Special Care Dentistry Recruitment

Welcome to ST1 Special Care Dentistry National Recruitment



From 2018, Special Care Dentistry moved to a National Recruitment model, managed by Health Education England's North West Local Office. The next round of ST1 Special Care Dentistry National Recruitment will be for posts commencing from September 2019. You must apply via Oriel. You can register now, but the application window for you to start or submit an application will not open until 10 am (UK time) on Tuesday 22nd January 2019 and will close on Tuesday 12th February 2019 at 4pm (UK time). Late applications will not be accepted.


Please read the applicants' guide in full before applying (available soon).


Please read on and use the links below to find out more about recruitment to ST1 Special Care Dentistry Training.


Application Portal 





ST1 Recruitment Timetable & Vacancies


       September 2018 Intake         September 2019 Intake (Available soon)   



Guidance Documents

September 2019

Please check back in the coming months for updated guidance to be added.

  Applicants' Guide for September 2019 Intake (Available soon)

  ST1 September 2019 Vacancy Numbers (Available soon)

General Guidance Documents

  ST1 Special Care Dentistry Training Person Specification 2019 (Available soon)

link  The Dental Recruitment Applicant Handbook 2019 (Available soon)

link  Fitness to Practise Information

  Support for Reapplication to a Specialty Training Programme

Excel  Interview Expense Form

  Interview Expense Guidance

Oriel Applicant User Guide



Contact Details

Recruitment Helpline: 0161 625 7669 / 0161 625 7632


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

Email: rdrecruitment.nw@hee.nhs.uk



 Last reviewed: 15th October 2018