Working in the salaried services

The BDA supports dentists working in:

  • Salaried Primary Dental Care Services
  • University Dental Teaching and Research
  • Armed Forces
  • Dental Public Health

What we do nationally

  • negotiate national terms and conditions
  • submit evidence to the review bodies for pay and remuneration 
  • support local negotiations and training of local representatives
  • liaise with other professional bodies
  • raise the profile and safeguard the interests of dentists
  • work in supporting industrial dentists and other small groups.

How we do it

We support and channel our work through four key BDA Committees: 

  • Dental Public Health Committee
  • Central Committee for Hospital Dental Services
  • Central Committee for Dental Academic Staff
  • Armed Forces Committee

What we do for members

BDA membership gives you access to an exceptional and comprehensive range of member benefits and services.

This includes:

  • employment law advice
  • disciplinary/grievance procedures and support
  • contract terms and conditions advice
  • industrial injury support and advice
  • pay/grading banding advice.