Job as a dentist in the Netherlands
- Dental care
- The Netherlands
Are you looking forward to treating many patients? And working regular hours while earning a good salary? Then a career as a dentist in the Netherlands is what you’re looking for!
Due to a big shortage of dentists, we are looking for adventurous EU dentists who’d like to work in the Netherlands for at least 3 years, and start a new life here.
But don’t I have to learn Dutch and pass a language test in order to register as a dentist in the Netherlands? Correct, and that’s where we come in!
With the aid of our certified language program, we will help you reach the required level of Dutch in 20 weeks. In addition, we will help you with all other necessary steps to make a successful start in the Netherlands. Would you like to know how? Check out our BGB program!
What does my job as a dentist in the Netherlands look like?
After you completed your language training with us, you will start working as a general dentist in a Dutch dental clinic.
- You work fixed hours, max. 8 hours per day.
- You can expect 15-30 patients each day, so you can perform many treatments.
- You’ll have the possibility to develop yourself professionally and eventually specialize in a specific area of dentistry.
Why BGB Dentistry?
With 10 years of experience and having helped 300 EU dentists settle in the Netherlands, our unique, tailor-made program is the fastest way of successfully starting your new life and career in the Netherlands.
We are looking for people with the same DNA as our 23 employees and 300 dentists who we have so far helped find their way in the Netherlands. This DNA is summarized in the name of our company: Buena Gente Buena, which refers to people who are not only good professionals, but also pleasant people to work with.
In addition to our tailor-made 20-week BGB program, we offer you a steady 3-year contract with personal guidance and good job conditions:
- A starting salary between €30,000 and €50,000 net per year, depending on your experience. A maximum yearly salary of €90,000 net, depending on your progression during these years.
- A good work-life balance
- We help you with your professional development as a dentist
Before you start working in a Dutch dental clinic, we expect first and foremost that you are available for 20 weeks in order to completely dedicate yourself to learning the Dutch language. To do this, an affinity with learning languages and a good command of English are required.
As a dentist, it’s important that you are confident and that you have command over basic treatments such as check-ups, fillings, extractions, root canal treatments (simple and complex) and simple cases of Prosthodontics. Eventually, you will be able to perform more complex treatments.
- You have an EU nationality and a degree in dentistry acquired at an EU university.
- You are prepared to work in the Netherlands for at least 3 years.
- You’re equipped with a good amount of positivity and persistence.
Are you the dentist we are looking for?
Do you want to start a new adventure while developing your dentistry career? And are you excited by the idea of working as a dentist in the Netherlands? Let’s get in touch! Fill in the form below and it might not be long before you’re busy placing your first fillings in a Dutch dental clinic!
Take the leap and start 2023 with fulfilling your goals. We are currently selecting dentists for starting in June, July, September or October. Would you like to know more or do you have any questions? Contact Arjen and he’s happy to chat!
The application process
Invitation job interview
After having received your job application, you will be invited for a first job interview through Teams.
Screening & info BGB-program
Our recruiter Arjen will explain in detail the BGB-program and will also value your profile.
Interview with founder & hiring manager Sebastian
After having passed succesfully the first interviews, you will be invited to an interview with hiring manager Sebastian.
Dental assessment with Rita
Our dentist colleague Rita will invite you to a dental assessment through Teams.
After having passed succesfully all interviews, you will receive our contract by email.
Once we have signed the contracts, we are ready to start!