Provides pre-clinical instruction and supervision of dental hygiene students in the Dental Hygiene classroom lab and clinic under the direction of the lead instructor. Serves as a mentor to assigned students every semester. Expected to participate in continuing education opportunities and collaborate with fellow faculty for the betterment of the program and student experience.
A bachelor's degree is required with current Missouri state licensure that includes permits for infiltration and block anesthesia as a registered dental hygienist by the Missouri Dental Board. Current CPR Healthcare Provider certification. A minimum of three years full time clinical Dental Hygiene experience. The candidate must possess the ability to work effectively with students, faculty, staff and patients with diverse backgrounds. ADHA membership is required.
Prefer Dental Hygiene teaching experience and a permit from the Missouri Dental Board for the administration of nitrous oxide sedation. Must demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills working with students, colleagues and staff. Organizational and time management skills are imperative.
Open Until Filled: No
Quick Link: 5797
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Provide a current resume or curriculum vitae with the past several years of continuing education documented. A minimum of three references should be provided with email address and phone number. If candidate has teaching experience, a minimum of one reference should be from a teaching supervisor.
This posting is to create a pool of applicants for potential openings for various academic semesters throughout the year.
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Employee Group: Instructional
Affirmative Action Statement:
St. Louis Community College is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.
St. Louis Community College is the largest community college system in Missouri and the second largest institution of higher education in the state with current credit enrollment each semester of almost 30,000 students. The College is accredited by the North Central Association/Higher Learning Commission. The College includes four campuses, three education centers and district administrative offi...ces enrolling 20,000 students. We offer 15 college-transfer and 90-plus career programs in the areas of art and design, business, civil and community service, engineering and technology, health and office professions; plus continuing education, developmental, and business/industrial training programs. The College employs 1,400+ full-time faculty and staff and 2,300+ part-time faculty and staff