Dentex is offering an exciting new scheme for recent dental graduates considering a future in private practice.
The year-long proven model has seen 5 graduates
join the scheme during the initial trial, with all completing the course and
transitioning to become associates in fully private practices.
Those fortunate to secure one of the limited
course places are given access to a high-quality private working environment
and the associated materials and labs.
In-house training and mentoring from experienced
and successful private clinicians is supported by online training and enrolment
on to a leading restorative training course (worth £6,500) – all included in
A competitive salary, paid leave, GDC annual
retention fees and indemnity cover round off the key benefits of the role.
Initially developed by David Heath, Dentex
partner at Shine Dental Care in Mansfield, the scheme is now being rolled out
at Derwent Street practice in Derbyshire, with limited positions available.
David says: “While similar training schemes
exist, we recognised a gap for those graduates looking for a foothold in the
Joining the scheme is a commitment and
investment in themselves, but with the confidence that experienced colleagues
are on hand to guide you through some of the difficulties and pitfalls.
We develop graduates to the level where
they are able to perform brilliantly for us and patients as a private
David has been a Dentex partner for a year. The
co-ownership model allows practitioners the time to mentor their teams and grow
their business while still practising clinical dentistry, without the
day-to-day administrative workload.
Practitioners can interact with other practice
partners and be part of a wider support group, sharing best practise and advice
on ways of working, training and collaboration.
Recent dental graduates wishing to apply must be fully registered with GDC and have the right to work in the UK.