Dental Therapist Recruitment 2023/2024

The Dental Therapist Foundation Training Scheme (DTFT) is an exciting opportunity designed to ease the journey of newly qualified dental therapists from undergraduate studies to working successfully in a general dental practice environment.

Dental Therapist Foundation Trainees will be employed by an approved NHS training practice within Thames Valley & Wessex region for 3 days a week (22.5 hrs per week). The scheme features a minimum of 13 day-release education days, which include a comprehensive induction programme, two-day education and team building event, several hands-on days and a number of joint study events with the Dental Foundation Schemes.

Training practices for 2023/24 Foundation Year are currently being recruited, however we aim to have practices geographically spread across the Thames Valley & Wessex Region.

The Scheme start date is Friday 1st September 2023. All Applicants must be graduated and must be GDC Registered and indemnified.

Applying for the Dental Therapy Foundation Scheme

Please take time to read the Therapist Information & Application Guide 2023/24 before submitting your application.