I am registered as a dentist with the GDC and have more than 35 years’ clinical experience in general dentistry, both in the NHS and private sectors.
Dental Mentors UK is THE website for dental professionals who offer mentoring to access support for this part of their professional practice.
Full directory of Mentors for you to choose from. Browsing the directory is free. Please note professional mentors will charge a fee.
Development Advisers are named individuals who support dental professionals who need to develop their skills and competencies. The role is likely to include supporting individuals who have been referred to the General Dental Council.
From time to time Dental Registrants find themselves in a position where they need support to develop their skills or competencies as a result of a complaint or GDC Fitness to Practise investigation.
We provide free on-line classes to DMUK members. There is a charge for CPD for non members. A selection of the CPD provided is listed below.
Tuesday 14th December 2021 18.30 - 19.30 GDC Fitness to Practise Processes for Mentors and Development Advisers
Thursday 13th January 2022 18.30 - 19.30 Development Tools for Mentors and Development Advisers
Thursday 27th January 2022 18.30 - 19.30 Report writing for Mentors and Development Advisers
Tuesday 15th February 2022 18.30 - 19.30 Communication skills for Mentors and Development Advisers
Thursday 245th February 2022 18.30 - 19.30 Equality Diversity and Inclusion for Mentors and Development Advisers
Tuesday 15th March 2022 18.30-19.30 Motivating and Developing for Mentors and Development Advisers
Tuesday 22nd March 2022 18.30 - 19.30 Personal Development Plans and mapping for Mentors and Development Advisers
In addition on line Peer supervision sessions for DMUK members only - all 18.30 - 19.30
Wednesday 19th January, Tuesday 1st March, Thursday 7th april, Wednesday 11th May, Tuesday 5th July and Thursday 11th August
We believe that all dental professionals would benefit from regularly working with a mentor from a personal as well as a professional point of view. Mentors are experienced dental professionals who can guide and support you throughout your career. .