Post DFT Dentist Opportunities

If you’re looking for your first post-DFT role? Where do you start?! What do you look for?

Don’t worry- we’re here to help! Riverdale Healthcare is a clinically led dental group, we know what you’re going through and we know how to support you!

We have opportunities across our group:

  • North East
  • North and South Yorkshire
  • Manchester
  • Midlands
  • Leicestershire

About the role

  • Full time or part time- we can tailor a flexible role to work for you and your life style.
  • Flexible UDA targets- this is completely flexible depending on the days working NHS/private – this can be tailored to your requirement. We will also not put a huge target on you during your first year. 
  • Current dedicated NHS patient lists
  • Excellent low FTA rates across our practices
  • Fully supported post DFT role
  • Modern practices
  • Supportive, experienced Qualified Dental Nurses.
  • Access to a comprehensive educational academy offering inhouse short and longitudinal programmes with links to high profile names within dentistry.
  • Committed to professional development and relish the opportunity to support our clinicians with the help of a structured mentoring network.
  • Support and Mentoring by Clinical Directors the opportunity to support our clinicians with the help of a structured mentoring network
  • Opportunities for multi-site working

About us:

Riverdale Healthcare is a growing, forward-thinking dental group with dental practices located across England, delivering a range of NHS, private, and specialist dental treatment. We invest in our dental practices, ensuring that we continuously provide the best patient experience, with care delivered by our friendly, high-trained teams. The incoming associate would enjoy the benefits of being part of the broader Riverdale family with access to an extensive professional development programme with in house courses, longitudinal educational programmes, mentorship and excellent clinical support and leadership to support and develop skills of aspirational dentists.


  • Must be eligible to work in the UK
  • Be GDC registered
  • Have a current performer number
  • Indemnity cover
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Exceptional infection control
  • Maintain patient confidentiality
  • Provide Private treatment on request

How to apply:

Simply download your CV onto an application form and in the cover letter, let us know what location you’re interested in. Our friendly team will be in touch to discuss your requirements further.

Dentist Associate – Nottingham

Exciting Opportunity: Associate Dentist Position at Nottingham Dental Practice

About Nottingham Dental Practice:
Nottingham Dental Practice is a highly professional and family-friendly dental practice dedicated to providing the best possible experience for our patients. Established for many years, our skilled and caring team offers a wide range of dental services, including regular check-ups and cosmetic dentistry. Conveniently located just 2.5 miles from Nottingham City Centre, our 6-surgery practice is popular among patients seeking services such as Invisalign, Composite Bonding, Restoratives, Whitening, General Dentistry, and Airflow.

Role Details:

  • Full-time position, with part-time options available to suit your lifestyle
  • Flexible start time options (08:45, 09:00, or 08:30)
  • Approximately 6500 UDA’s depending on days worked
  • Competitive UDA rate starting from £14, reflecting the specific nature of the role and the high experience level of the candidate
  • Sign-on fee of £5k or option for technical equipment purchase or bursary for postgraduate education
  • Private/lab fees split 50%
  • Opportunity for an additional mentoring role for the right candidate, relating to an additional income per month and UDA target to reflect the days mentoring.


  • Join a dedicated team committed to providing excellent care in a supportive environment
  • Access to a comprehensive educational academy offering in-house short and longitudinal programs
  • Structured mentoring network provided by Clinical Directors
  • Well-established patient list with further private growth potential
  • Opportunity to work within an organization with a strong ethos of personal development
  • Referral scheme- refer a friend to Riverdale Healthcare and earn between £1000-£5000* (T&Cs apply)
  • Access to high street discounts via our easy to use app!

About Us (Continued):
Riverdale Healthcare is an independent dental group passionate about patient care and colleague respect. We aim to create a thriving and interesting working environment, backed by an unparalleled operational and clinical management team. Our dentists receive the highest level of support while performing dentistry to the highest standards, with patient care at the heart of our vision.


  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • GDC registered
  • Current performer number
  • Indemnity cover

How to Apply:
If you’re a dedicated and experienced dentist looking for an exciting opportunity in Nottingham, we’d love to hear from you. Please submit your application including your CV to

Join our team at Nottingham Dental Practice and become part of the Riverdale Healthcare family, where professional development and patient care are our top priorities.