Becoming a dentist
Currently studying to become a dentist or think a career in dentistry may be for you? Here’s what you need to know.
From foundation and core training to postgrad qualifications - what comes next.
Work in the NHS, private sector, corporate, or specialist areas.
Hospitals, community dentistry, public health, academia, and armed forces all come under the salaried services umbrella.
Other career options
These include having a portfolio career or working in implant dentistry, prisons, volunteering or working abroad.
Getting the job
Present your CV the right way and get tips and training on interview skills.
From financial planning to contract checking, tips for both new and experienced dentists.
Career blog posts
Read our career blog posts to get an insight into what it's really like working in dentistry roles.
Written for BDA student members, this guide is designed to help you with your future career choices.
Getting Your First Job guide
Aimed at final year dental students with advice and tips on CVs and job interviews.