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Dental Assistant Job in Valdosta, GA (231647)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 231647 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:10/17/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:None Specified
Location: Valdosta, GA 31602
 
Description
Do you enjoy teaching externs and assistants in your office? Are you passionate about dental assisting? As a Dental Assistant Instructor you will combine your passion for dentistry with your ability to mold and shape students to bring hands- on education to the students of our dental assistant school. Vandelay Education exists in over 13 states with over 70 school locations to lead the change in the for-profit certificate market so that students begin their career with zero federal financial aid and minimal debt. We believe in hands on learning, relationship building and teamwork. If that’s something you’re into keep reading to see if you’d be a good match for our team! Job Summary: As a Dental Assistant Instructor, your primary function is to teach students using lab and lecture curriculum provided by Vandelay Education. Responsibilities: Prepare for 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. 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 preferred OUR PROGRAM: Our intense,12-week programs are 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. SALARY: $19/hr + bonuses 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 including emailing, printing, scanning, Microsoft Office proficiency, troubleshooting, connecting to WiFi, etc. A passion for helping others achieve their personal goals. Prior teaching experience and/or familiarity with Dentrix and iPads/tablets a PLUS! We are looking to fill this position immediately, so apply today! SERIOUS AND QUALIFIED CANDIDATES ONLY.