Dentist looking for a job i Sweden?

We would like to welcome you to Dalarna, a place with amazing nature and beautiful landscape. We will gladly assist you through the application process and offer you guidance on how to become a member of our team.

As a general dentist with Folktandvården Dalarna you will have a diverse job where you perform various treatments on patients of all ages.

The Public Dental Service in Dalarna consists of 26 clinics within general dentistry, clinics with orthodontic specialties, dental hospital care and our own prosthetic laboratory. We have modern clinics with digital X-ray and new technology with our own IT-support. We are around 500 employees in our organization, our employees’ competence and knowledge is our greatest strength.

Would you like to work with us?

In order to be a successful dentist and to feel at home with our organization, you need to be able to work in a team, have good communication and a positive attitude.

The following are requirements for candidates

  • European Dentist Certificate

  • European citizenship

  • Certificate/Recommendation from previous jobs

  • Intermediate knowledge in English

You will need to apply for a license from the National board of health to work as a dentist in Sweden.

Our offer

  • Intensive Swedish Course with education salary

  • Modern working environment with advanced technology

  • Courses/auscultation

  • Individual introduction program

  • At least 25 days of paid vacation per year

  • Permanent contract conditioned with at least 3 years of service

Other employee benefits:

  • Free entrance to public swimming pools

  • Free access to certain gyms

  • Massage treatment at your clinic once a month during working hours

  • Reduced price on public transport

  • If you have a partner or family who are moving with you, we will help them to get in contact with employers and job networks.  


When you first arrive in Sweden, we will organize a studio apartment that you can rent during the first 6 months of your time in Falun where the language course is held. The apartment is fully furnished with a small kitchenette and bathroom, wifi and utility bills are included in the rent. After this period, we will help you look for your own housing around the area of your clinic.


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