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.

Application will be via Oriel.

You can register now but the application window for you to start or submit an application will not open until early in 2019.  Exact dates and times will be published in the coming months.  


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           



Guidance Documents

September 2019

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

September 2018

  Applicants' Guide for September 2018 Intake 

  ST1 September 2018 Vacancy Numbers (As at 23rd May 2018)

General Guidance Documents

  ST1 Special Care Dentistry Training Person Specification 

link  The Dental Recruitment Applicant Handbook 2018

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: 20th June 2018