We are looking for qualified and experienced dental practitioners and dental practices to become Trainers/Training Practices starting 02 September 2024 on our Dental Foundation and Dental Therapy Foundation Training schemes across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Hampshire and Isle of Wight.
Dental Foundation Training is a programme designed to support newly qualified Dentists entering NHS Primary Dental Care for the first time and completion of the programme will result in the dentist being awarded a nationally (UK) recognised Certificate of Completion of Dental Foundation Training. Foundation Dentists are appointed to approved training practices for a period of 12 months and are required to attend all the Thames Valley & Wessex Dental office weekly day-release educational programme, usually held on Thursdays.
Dental Foundation Training is entirely funded by the NHS. Trainees follow the UK Dental Foundation Training curriculum and are expected to complete regular assessments and a number of written and practical assignments. Trainers carry out direct observation (DOPS) of trainees and complete assessments and other exercises with the trainee and jointly record these in the e-Portfolio.
|01 December 2023
|Applications open 09:00 hrs
|14 December 2023
|1:00 pm – On-line webinar – Q&A session
|11 January 2024
|1:00 pm: On-line webinar – Q&A session
6:30 pm :On-line webinar – Q&A session
|31 January 2024
|Applications close midnight
|18 April 2024
|Trainer Interviews – venue and time to be confirmed nearer the date
Trainer Application forms and all supporting documents for the 2024-2025 Foundation Training year are available to download here.
Please read all supporting documents prior to completing and submitting your application
- Trainer Recruitment Flyer
Information Guide 2024/2025 for Educational Supervisor
Person & Practice Specification 2024/2025
Completed Application forms and supporting documents should be emailed to England.Dental.SouthEast@nhs.net