Working for us

​Effective regulation of dental professionals enhances patient safety, improves the quality of dental care and helps ensure public confidence in dental regulation.

Everyone who works for the General Dental Council has an important role to play in the work that we do. We are keen to recruit individuals who have the expertise, professionalism and passion to help us to deliver and maintain high standards in UK dentistry and patient care. In return we offer rewarding opportunities and excellent benefits.

Our benefits package

​Employment opportunities at the GDC are designed to make the most of your skills and come with a range of benefits including:

  • An excellent pension scheme.

  • 25 days' annual leave, plus bank holidays (rising to 28 days on 5 years' service)​.

  • Opportunities for learning and development.

For full details please download our benefits brochure​.

Current vacancies

  • Chair of Overseas Registration Exam Advisory Group (OREAG)

£353 daily fee

Central London, W1

Closing date: 17:00 on Friday 5th October 2018

OREAG Chair Position (123.1 KB, PDF)

Application Form (138 KB, PDF)

Additional Information (69.6 KB, PDF)

Governance Manual Associates of the GDC (1.9 MB, PDF)

If you'd like to be a part of our team, please visit our recruitment site for a list of all current vacancies and how to apply.

If you are interested in working for us in the future in either London or our Birmingham office and would like to send us a speculative application, please email your CV and cover letter to us at [email protected] and we will contact you when we have something suitable available.

For information about your rights in respect of your personal data as a job applicant, or for information about who to contact with any queries you may have, please refer to our Privacy Notice​.

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Contact GDC

+44 (0) 20 7167 6000

37 Wimpole Street

London W1G 8DQ


Secure area for dental professionals