Our GDC approved training programme equips registered Dental Nurses with the skills and knowledge to qualify as an Orthodontic Therapist upon completion.
To be eligible to join, you must be a registrant with the General Dental Council (GDC) with 2 years’ experience in clinical orthodontics. Applicants must also meet the full eligibility criteria set out in the candidate specification.
The course accepts a maximum of 8 places per course.
The course is provided by King’s Health Partners, and delivered by staff of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (KCH), Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT) and King’s College London (KCL).
Course information 2022 provides further information regarding the course structure.
How to apply
Applications for the KHP Orthodontic Therapy Programme will open on 24 May 21, with a closing date of 16 July 21. Interviews will be held in August and September 21. The KHP interview schedule will be released following shortlisting.
If you wish to apply please complete Application Form 2022
Please also complete Trainer Specification & Approval Form 2022
The following KHP documentation will provide support and guidance to complete the application:
Please send all completed applications to the following postal address:
Service Development Co-ordinator
Dental Team Education Centre
king’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
3rd Floor, Dental Extension