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 60 school locations. 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
South Austin team!
This position is for Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6pm-10pm. And/OR Fridays from
8am - 5:30pm.
As a Dental Assistant Instructor, your primary function is to teach students using
lab and lecture curriculum provided by Vandelay Education.
Prepare for class by reviewing the curriculum, lab stations, and Powerpoint
Deliver Powerpoint-based lectures, supplementing with real-life work experience as
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
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 intense,12-week program is takes place 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
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.