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Dental Core Training

Dental Core Training 1

Applications are now closed for 2019 Recruitment

Click here for DCT Applicant Guide

Applications for Dental Core Training 1 (DCT1) will open on Tuesday 22nd January 2019 at 10am and close on Tuesday 12th February 2019 at 4pm.  The below is information on the Scottish posts available. Please be advised that further information on DCT recruitment and how to apply can be found on the COPDEND website.

List of DCT1 posts 2019

Programme Descriptors for DCT1 2019

Person Specification DCT1 2019

Public Dental Service Information

Map of Scotland

Glossary

2018 DCT Recruitment Webinar ( incl. experiences from past DCT trainees)

2019 Webinar : this webinar took place live at 18:30 on the 17th January 

Q&A from the 2019 webinar can be downloaded here 

Please note: You do not require a National Training Number (NTN) or a Deanery Reference Number (DRN) to apply to these posts.

All information on posts is correct at the time of publication and may be subject to change. 

How to apply

To apply for DCT1 posts commencing in September 2019, please review all information on the COPDEND website:

https://www.copdend.org

Applications will be made available from 10am on Tuesday 22nd January 2019 via Oriel.

https://www.oriel.nhs.uk/Web/Account/LandingPage

 

Dental Core Training 2 and 3

Applications are now closed for 2019 Recruitment

Applications for Dental Core Training 2 and 3 posts (DCT2 and DCT3) will open on Tuesday 22nd January 2019 at 10am and close on Tuesday 12th February 2019 at 4pm.  The below is information on the Scottish posts available. Please be advised that further information on DCT recruitment and how to apply can be found on the COPDEND website.

List of DCT2 Posts 2019

Programme Descriptors for DCT2 2019

Person Specification DCT2 2019

List of DCT3 Posts 2019

Programme Descriptors for DCT3 2019

Person Specification DCT3 2019

Map of Scotland

Glossary

2018 DCT Recruitment Webinar ( incl. experiences from past DCT trainees)

Please note: You do not require a National Training Number (NTN) or a Deanery Reference NUmber (DRN) in order to apply to these posts.

All information on posts is correct at the time of publication and may be subject to change.

How to apply 

To apply for DCT2 and DCT3 posts commencing in September 2019, please review all information on the COPDEND website:

https://www.copdend.org/postgraduate-training/dental-core-training/

Applications are now open, please follow below link to Oriel:

 https://www.oriel.nhs.uk/Web/Account/LandingPage

Tier 2 Sponsorship 

NES is now responsible for issuing Certificate of Sponsorships (COS) to Dental Trainees (Dental Core and Speciality Training Registrar Trainees only) in Scotland who require Tier 2 sponsorship. For further information on this, please see below webpage –

http://www.scotmt.scot.nhs.uk/recruitment/tier-2-sponsorship.aspx

 

DCT Interviews - Travel Expenses

Any claims for expenses incurred in travelling to a Selection Centre should be made to the region that assessed you, not the DCTNRO.There is a £100 cap on all expense claims. Applicants attending interviews are entitled to travel and subsistence allowance at appropraiate rates in accordance with Terms and Conditions for Hospital Medical and Dental Staff and AL (MD) 4/98. Those travelling to interviews must use the most cost effective means possible. As per NES T&S policy when staying overnight in a hotel, guesthouse or the commercial accommodation, the overnight costs will be reimbursed as follows:

Commercial Accommodation- Overnight Allowance is up to £55.00 (inc.breakfast) 

Non-commercial Accommodation (when staying with friends or relatives) is £25.00

No claims will be paid unless they are supported by receipts.

Important: You are only eligible to claim for expenses if you are a current employee of an NHS Trust or NHS Board. No other applicants, for example Dental Foundation/Vocational Trainees, are allowed to claim.

 

If you have any queries, please email the Dental Recruitment team at  Dental.Recruitment@nes.scot.nhs.uk