Essential membership for salaried dentists
If you're employed on national terms and conditions, it pays to have trade union support
Expert advice and support when you need it most
You can relax, knowing that membership includes expert one-to-one telephone advice from our Employment Relations team.
We can assist you with workplace issues including employment law, provide support for local issues, offer advice regarding your contract of employment, maternity rights, support with sickness absence or pensions advice.
Professional development made simple
With access to a range of high-quality resources, you'll have everything you need to progress your career at your own pace. Enjoy access to 200 hours of CPD per year to show your commitment to professionalism. Earn, track and manage your learning in our CPD hub.
Your wellbeing is our priority
As a member, you have access to our 24/7 support service, as well as counselling for you and your immediate family.
We have a network of trained local workplace reps, called accredited reps (ARs) in the salaried service, and dental university accredited reps (DUARs) in universities. Your local AR or school rep may be able to help with your query and will refer appropriately any issue needing specialist support.
We're on your side
We’ll fight your corner and lobby to change things for the better. We’ve already made some significant wins for the Community Dental Services and our members:
Protected time to prepare for appraisals
Campaigning to have penalty charges reviewed for vulnerable patients
Achieving a 25% reduction of ARF fees
Successfully campaigning for GDC fees to be paid in instalments.
For £41.46 per month