Dental Foundation Training (DFT) 2019 National Recruitment

National Recruitment in England, Northern Ireland and Wales 


2018/19 Key Dates for Information
Applications open
17 August 2018
Applications close
17 September 2018
Online Situation Judgement Test (SJT)
31 October - 08 November 2018
Assessment Centres 
20-22 November 2018
Initial offers released from
13 June 2019

 Dental Foundation Training 2019

For any queries relating to Dental Foundation Training recruitment or applications please contact 

Applicant Support via Applicant Support Portal:

Application process  Application forms will be available on the national recruitment portal once applications open on 17 August 2018

Please note that the vacancies advertised may be subject to change prior to interview


Before applying please ensure you read the Dental Foundation Training - National Applicant Guide 2019 and the Person Specification to assess your suitability. There are also guides available in the resource bank of the national recruitment portal to assist you with completing your application.

To be considered for longlisting you must complete the relevant online application form. No other documentation will be accepted at the application stage.

Late applications will not be considered. 

Please note recruitment for 2018 Dental Foundation Training is now closed and no further applications will be accepted


To view a DFT SJT Practice paper click here.