Dental Assistant Job Posting

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  Monday, 21 January 2019

Dental Assistant in LihueLihue, Hawaii 96766

  Monday, 21 January 2019
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Sat
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Sat

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. https://youtu.be/dVHoqm5wPIA This position is for our new school set to open mid-2019 in Lihue, Hawaii. Vandelay Education is seeking dynamic dental assistants with the passion, experience, and drive to train the next generation. Dental assistant instructor positions are PART-TIME with classes held on SATURDAYS from 7:30AM to 5:30pm. With this position, also seeking well-organized and outgoing dental assistants to become PART-TIME admissions representatives for our dental assisting school. Duties include showing prospective students around our campus, telling them about our program, and helping them to complete their enrollment paperwork. This position allows you to SET YOUR OWN HOURS with student appointments scheduled around your availability. Hours typically consist of 2 EVENING TIME SLOTS PER WEEK, making this opportunity ideal for full-time dental assistants seeking extra income. 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 3+ YEARS (including months) of recent, chair-side experience Current experience in GENERAL DENTISTRY skills and procedures CPR/BLS certification preferred OUR PROGRAM: Our hands-on, 9-week program 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: Competitive 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! Learn more about our program here: www.vandelayeducation.com