The IDA Employment Relations Service offers information and advice to members on all aspects of the employer-employee relationship.
Dentists as Employers
The majority of Principal Dentists in private practice are employers, employing Dental Surgery Assistants, Dental Nurses, Receptionists, Practice Managers etc. Employment Law can be a minefield for small business owners. The key message for employers, is to be proactive in the introduction fof policies and procedures. 'Lack of knowledge' of the law is no defence under the employment legislation.
Dentists as Employees
The IDA also assists dentists who are employees.