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To apply for this position, visit jobs.ufl.edu. Job number for this vacancy is 51722 and the deadline date to apply is August 13, 2021. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call (352) 392-2HRS or the Florida Relay System at ((TDD). • Requisition number: 51722 • Posting title: Dental Hygienist I (part-time) • Position Qualifications: Licensed as a dental hygienist in accordance with Chapter 466, Florida Statutes. - Knowledge of dental terminology - Knowledge of dental hygiene principles and practices - Knowledge of the procedures and techniques for using radiographic equipment - Skill in using dental instruments and equipment - Skill in performing dental prophylaxis - Exceptional interpersonal skills - Good organizational skills - Ability to instruct patients in preventative dental techniques - Ability to perform a variety of radiographic operations - Ability to communicate orally, by phone, and in writing with faculty, staff, and patients - Ability to follow verbal and written instructions - Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others - Ability to prioritize and self-motivate to attain work duties - Ability to work for extended periods unsupervised - Professional demeanor - Exceptional compassion - Initiative • Job description Schedules and provides Special Day Foundation (SDF) presentations, attend meetings, and coordinates educational sessions Organizes, instructs, supervises, and evaluates patient care in oral hygiene education Establishes Special Day Foundation (SDF) new patients/schedules initial consultation appointments; ensures informed consents are obtained; completes and maintains patient charts; manages SDF’s Dental Referral Program, intake process and wait list; and maintains required cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification Performs scaling and root planning procedures on Special Day Foundation (SDF) patients; performs other duties as assigned • Expected Salary $30.00 - $35.00/hr commensurate with education/experience Benefits: Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance available Life, Disability, and other Supplemental insurance available Employee assistance program Vacation, Holiday and Sick paid leave Parental and other leave plans available Retirement plans Education Assistance https://benefits.hr.ufl.edu/my-benefits • Documents required to be considered for the position: Resume • Deadline date to apply: August 13, 2021 The University of Florida is an equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The University of Florida invites all qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities. The University of Florida is a public institution and subject to all requirements under the Florida Sunshine and Public Records laws.