Dental Foundation Training

The application window for Dental Foundation Training opens 13th August 2020 and the window will close 10th September 2020.

Applications are invited for appointment to dental schemes nationally. 

Application process

Application forms are available on the national recruitment portal (new Oriel system) - Oriel 2

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

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

Applicant Support via Applicant Support Portal:


Before applying please ensure you read the Dental Foundation Training - National Applicant Guide 2021 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.

Dental Foundation Training Schemes

HEE East Midlands have four Schemes for 2021. Below are the areas covered by each Scheme.

Scheme Information is available via the DFT National Recruitment Office website.


Leicestershire & Northamptonshire

Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire & Leicestershire