Careers Resources

Careers Resources

Dentistry

Prospects Profile: Dental Hygienist

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Dental Technician

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Dental Therapist

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Dentist

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

British Dental Association

Professional body for dentists in the UK. Careers information and list of dental schools.

Becoming a Dentist (BDA)

Article summarising the qualifications and training required to become a Dentist.

Careers in Dental Healthcare (DentalElite)

Information on the career roles available within Dentistry with advice on training options.

Stapley Trust - Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Science

Awards grants for first degrees in medicine, dentistry and veterinary science and for PhDs in any subject.

Careers in Dental Care (NHS Careers)

Find out about careers in Dentistry by reading case studies of people working in the profession. There is also information on entry requirements, training and employment options.

Resources for Preparing to take Tests for Medical and Dental School Applications

The link below will take you to a list of recommended resources for getting advice on taking tests for medical and dental school applications. Please note, there is a separate list of resources for finding out about the application process and help with interview preparation.

Dentistry (UCAS)

Applications to study Dentistry are submitted through UCAS. The UCAS website provides information on course entry requirements, career options and what a Dentistry course involves.

Dental Schools Council

Advice on application procedures for studying Dentistry at university.