Fancy an idyllic start to your career in dentistry?

Have you ever considered moving somewhere remote and idyllic to start a career in dentistry?

If so, the Isle of Man in Scotland may be the perfect place for you. Known for its friendly local residents, wide seascapes, rolling countryside, and beautiful towns, the Isle of Man offers an idyllic location to live and work.

Not only that, but the island's residents also pay just 10% tax on earnings, making it an attractive location for those looking to save money while building their career.

The town of Douglas, located on the Isle of Man, offers excellent opportunities for dentists. The town is situated close to the beach and is home to well-established dental practices that have served the local area for many years.

The practices have a great local feel and family-friendly atmosphere, and established support teams onsite that ensure clinicians can focus on delivering the best possible outcomes for patients.

Ideal balance

One such opportunity for dentists is a part-time associate dentist role at Regent Dental Care - Hillside in Douglas. This is a well-established, centrally located practice with a full list of existing patients. The practice is smart, modern, and fully equipped with a great local reputation.

The role is for two or three days per week, providing a balance between work and lifestyle opportunities on the island. This is an ideal opportunity for a dentist who is looking to balance a part-time workload with the lifestyle benefits of living in a beautiful location such as the Isle of Man.

Another opportunity available in Douglas is for an implant dentist at Regent Dental Care, Ridgeway Street. This role is perfect for those who are looking for a change of pace and wish to take advantage of the quick journey times from other UK airports.

The clinic is only one hour away from Liverpool airport and daily return flights with the option to overnight are available. This is smart, well-equipped, fully private practice with a huge local demand and little to no current provision on the island.

It is an opportunity to establish oneself as the go-to provider for implant dentistry and make a real impact in the community.

Rich cultural history

In addition to the beautiful location and supportive work environment, the Isle of Man also offers plenty of recreational activities for dentists to enjoy outside of work.

The island is renowned for its natural beauty, from its rugged cliffs to its sandy beaches and scenic countryside. There are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy, including hiking, cycling, and water sports. The island also has a rich cultural heritage, with a variety of museums and heritage sites to visit.

The Isle of Man is an excellent place for dentists looking for a change of pace and a chance to experience a different way of life.

With its friendly local residents, beautiful natural surroundings, and great work opportunities, the island is a perfect place to start a new chapter in your dental career.

So why not consider the Isle of Man as your next destination? You will not be disappointed. The combination of low-tax earning, stunning location, and high-quality work opportunities make it an ideal location for dental professionals who are looking for a change and want to enjoy a balanced and fulfilling life.

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Gaby Bissett
19 January 2023