Updated for 2017
Find out the requirements to work in the dentistry profession in Canada
There is an increasing demand for dentists in Canada because of population growth, an aging population and technological advancement in diagnosis and treatmentDentists here work in private practices or may be employed in hospitals, clinics, public health facilities or universities.When researching and choosing your destination city, it is important to consider the availability of bridging or other educational qualifying programs in dentistry. You may also want to explore possible career opportunities outside the dental practice, such as working as a dental educator, researcher, administrator or a sales representative.Our Dentistry Career Pathway Ebook will provide information on the following subjects:
- Pre-Arrival First Steps Including links to the Working in Canada tool from the Federal Government.
- Skills Development Including tips on skills upgrading and bridging programs available at universities, colleges and settlement agencies across the country.
- Understanding Canadian Workplaces Featuring tips about volunteering, internships, mentoring, and job shadowing programs that could can help you in your job search and job performance.
- Job Finding Techniques Resources including links to Immigrant Settlement Agencies and tips on resume writing, interview techniques, information interviews and networking.
- Associations Links to National, Provincial and Territorial regulatory bodies and professional immigrant networks.
- Employment An overview of best locations, major employers sector reports and alternative career pathways.