Dental Public Health National Recruitment 2022


Recruitment Information

The Recruitment round for posts commencing in August 2022 is now closed.  Please refer to the timeline for further information.

NIHR Academic Recruitment

Those applying for NIHR Academic Clinical Fellowship benchmarking only, please refer to the guidance for recruitment and appointment avaiilable on the NIHR website.

The Assessment Centre

 Assessment tests took place on 12th January 2022.

Applicants who were invited to attend the assessment centre will be required to reach a minimum standard test at the tests of numeracy and critical reasoning and the situational judgement test.  Applicants meeting this standard will be then ranked according to their scores at assessment.  Applicants failing to meet the minimum standard at assessment centre will be notified at this stage that their application will not proceed further.

For further information relating to the assessment centre, please click here.

Selection Centre

Top ranked applicants from the written tests were invited to a virtual selection centre process which took place on 10th May 2022. This took the format of a digital interview of approximately 1 hour per candidate.  


Information for Current Trainees

Access essential information on regulations, study leave, certification, assessment and the curriculum.

Information for trainers and educators

Development and guidance on becoming a trainer, standards for trainers, essential documentation for clinical and educational supervision including guidance for GP trainers,  Trust and out-of-hours supervisors, plus news about the latest courses and conferences.


Potential Applicant

Visit our Recruitment website to find out what it's like to be a GP trainee in the north east and north Cumbria.