Special Care Dentistry Recruitment


Welcome to ST1 Special Care Dentistry National Recruitment


Please note that we have now transitioned to a National Web Site Platform and so please visit here for current guidance regarding Dental Specialty Recruitment.

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



From 2018, Special Care Dentistry moved to a National Recruitment model, managed by Health Education England's North West Local Office. 

The last round of ST1 Special Care Dentistry National Recruitment for the September 2022 Intake has now concluded.


However, there will be one further re-advert round for this specialty in 2022, for posts commencing from March 2023. Details of this application round can be found via the National Web Site Platform. Applications will open, via Oriel, at 10am UK time on Tuesday 26th July 2022 and will close at 4pm UK time of Tuesday 16th August 2022. NB. Late applications will not be accepted.



Application Portal  





Contact Details

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

Recruitment Helpline: 0161 268 9762 / 0161 268 9631

Email: rdrecruitment.nw@hee.nhs.uk




 Last reviewed: 5th July 2022