Dental Foundation Training 2019

Key dates for information 2018/19

Advert appears and applications open Friday 17 August 2018
Advert and applications close Tuesday 17 September 2018
Interview window Tuesday 20 November – Thursday 22 November 2018
Initial offers released from Thursday 13 June 2019
Upgrade deadline Friday 21 June 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.

To view a copy of the presentation to 4th year dental students click here

To view a DFT SJT Practice paper click here.