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Job Id/Status: 206981 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:03/15/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Sat
Location: Denver, CO 80232
Vandelay Education is seeking dynamic lead dental assistants with the passion, experience, and drive to train the next generation. Instructor positions are PART- TIME with classes held on SATURDAYS from 7:30AM to 6PM. MINIMUM STATE REQUIREMENTS: - A high school diploma or GED - 5+ YEARS (including months) of recent, chair-side experience - Current experience in GENERAL DENTISTRY skills and procedures - CPR/BLS certification OUR PROGRAM: Our intense, 12-week program is designed to provide accessible, hands-on education to students from all walks of life. Classes take place directly in a dental office rather than in a traditional classroom -- allowing students to learn in the very same environment they will eventually work in. JOB SUMMARY: Instructors will use their chair-side experience and training to teach our students the skills they need to succeed as entry-level dental assistants. PRIMARY DUTIES: - Prepare for each class by reviewing the curriculum, lab stations, and Powerpoint presentations provided. - Deliver Powerpoint-based lectures, supplementing with real-life work experience as needed. - Demonstrate dental skills/procedures and assist students as they practice them hands-on in the lab. - Evaluate individual/group performance and make any necessary adjustments to meet student learning needs. - Monitor student attendance and coordinate with our Administrative Office when absences occur. - Maintain student grades and submit them to our Administrative Office as required. - Enforce classroom management and ensure that safety precautions are adhered to. SALARY: Competitive and based on experience MUST-HAVES: - Knowledge of the subjects covered in our curriculum, as well as the ability to convey them via lecture and hands-on demonstration. - Strong communication skills. - Basic computer skills such as emailing, printing, scanning, Microsoft Office proficiency, troubleshooting, connecting to WiFi, etc. - A passion for helping others achieve their personal goals. STRONGLY-ENCOURAGED: Prior teaching experience, knowledge of Dentrix, and iPads a PLUS! If you’re interested, please apply today! We are looking to fill this position immediately. SERIOUS AND QUALIFIED CANDIDATES ONLY.