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Apr 08, 2021
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Smile Starters has an immediate position for a Registered Dental Hygienist with competitive pay and great benefits which include a 401K with a match! Part time position available as well - let us know what day would work for you. At Smile Starters we totally understand that life is not normal. The kids are just starting to return to school after a 1+ year hiatus and we, adults, have had to learn how to cut back our lives to help our families. As you get ready to dip your foot in the work force, we would love to have you try us out! 1 day a week up to 5 days a week available. Benefits available to anyone working 4+ days a week. Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, Smile Starters has updated engineering devices to help alleviate spray while working on patients. Luckily, as our patient base is aged 1 to 20, we do not use the cavitron all day long! In fact, we only use it when it is absolutely needed. We have updated our software to allow for curb side check in, and to allow our providers to use interactive technology to communicate with the patients and their guardians. We have limited the numbers of patients on the schedule and have reduced the number of family members admitted into a treatment room. We keep up with ADA and CDC recommendations and try to surpass the minimum required levels as your health is our top priority. Smile Starters is a general dental practice that chooses to see ages 1 through 20. We are committed to educating our young patients on best practices for optimal dental health between visits. We find that working with the youngest members of our community leads to the best long term results - rewarding for our dedicated team of Hygienists and Dentists who love to see the results of their work. Hundreds of our former patients now bring their children to see us! Job Duties: Review Medical History with parent/guardian or patient. Take x-rays when appropriate Scale and Polish teeth Write chart notes Assist Dentist with charting the exam Gain permission from parents/guardians for sealants Speak with parents/guardians regarding todays visit Ideal Candidate: Enjoys team work (our hygienists have a dedicated group of DA IIs to assist in seeing our young patients) Enjoys working with children Likes a bright, happy environment! Professional and friendly with great bedside manner. For those interested in working 4 days a week or more, we have a wide range of benefits including Medical, Dental and Vision insurance available along with a great PTO policy and a 401K which will start in Spring of 2021! Although we will contact you via phone or email, we find that our most successful candidates like to spend a little time with us so that they can see what we are about and chat with other hygienists to get a feel for the job requirements. Your success is our success! You are welcome to check out the Smile Starters team and see if we are a good fit for you! Full Time or Part Time Hygienists welcome! Salary: Competitive based on local market and experience. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time COVID-19 considerations: We are following all ADA and CDC guidelines! Your safety is important to us.