Dentists from our state-of-the-art training academy to modern practices with new chairs and equipment At mydentist we continue to significantly invest in providing the best environment possible for our. Join our community of dental professionals and you’ll receive all the support you need to focus on providing clinical excellence. Your practice, regional and national teams will take care of all the administration and other distractions, so you can continually develop your skills and look after your NHS and private patients.

We have an Associate Dentist role available in Dalton, Cumbria (LA15 8RG) and the details are:

Vacancy start date: ASAP

UDA Target: 6500 UDAs

Days and hours available: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm 

3 surgeries

1 x ground floor and 2 x 1st floor. 

Surgery 1 is a small ground floor surgery with good access for less able patients

Surgery 2 is a small 1st floor surgery

Surgery 3 is a large 1st floor surgery

In 2013 we had improvement works on all 3 surgeries including new cabinets and redecoration.  All surgeries have good natural light.

Surgery 1 has a chair in good condition with separate delivery unit and suction.   

Surgery 2 has a an older chair but the delivery unit was installed in 2013 and the x-ray in 2014

Surgery 3 has a chair with integral suction and delivery unit

All nurses are qualified except for one trainee

We have one full time associate dentist who has been with us for over a year and two part-time associates one of whom has been here for over 15 years and the other for 2 years.

We also have 2 locums who work part –time.  One of our locums has worked with us for about 4 years and the other for almost a year

Our nursing team are well established with only our newly qualified nurse and trainee having been here less than 5 years.  Our longest serving nurse has been her for 15 years

We are a friendly and supportive team with a cheerful outlook.  Our nursing team will work with dentists to according to their needs and preferences and are all trained in both 2 and 4 handed styles

We have a well-established list of patients many of whom have been with us for more than 10 years but we also have new patients; local people are always keen to sign up when we are taking on

The practice is located in a small village between Barrow-in-Furness and Ulverston, many patients travel from these towns.  We are on the main street through the village


We are in a rural location very close to the Lake District.  Property is relatively cheap and we are only 40 mins from the M6.  We have a train station in the village and direct trains to Manchester pass through; you can get to London in less than 4 hours.

Any new member of staff will be welcomed into our practice ‘family’ and given any support that they need be it professional or personal

Please note that applicants will need to have an active Performer Number 

Dalton is a hamlet in the English county of Cumbria, located about a mile east of Burton - in - Kendal. 

You’ll enjoy competitive UDA rates, 50% contribution to lab fees, access to an established patient list and private practice opportunities. As part of our network of clinical professionals, you’ll also be able to share ideas and expertise with Specialists and Dentists across the UK.

Click ‘Apply for Job’ below to apply online. Alternatively, for an informal discussion regarding this role and other opportunities at mydentist, please contact Nicola Unsworth on 01204 799 779 or [email protected]