Recruitment and Selection

This page will provide you with guidance and information required when meeting with potential Vocational Dental Practioners (VDPs)


April 2020 : Update on guidance on employee contracts.

HM Government 'Good Work Plan'

From 6th April 2020, all employees and workers are entitled to a Written statement of the Main Terms and Conditions of Employment (known as Written Particulars) from day one of employment, not within 2 months which was the previous guidance.

Please refer to the latest UK guidance at and liaise with your Payroll and HR provider for the latest guidance.

Employment Law Training

The following link will take you to the Employment Law Video for Dental Trainers.  This can be used by current or returning trainers not participating in START who wish to update their knowledge.  Once you have viewed the video please complete the accompanying e-learning module