Temple University invites applicants for a Dental Hygienist.
The Dental Hygienist will manage the re-call program, coordinate and schedule treatment and provide clinical dental hygiene services for the Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) Program. Perform other duties as assigned.
Registered Dental Hygienist with current Pennsylvania License or ability to obtain PA license and a minimum of three years clinical experience including some experience with managing a clinical practice and working with a computerized Dental Clinic Management System. X-ray certified. Current CPR and BLS certification.
Bachelor’s degree and experience managing large office / clinic preferred.
Comprehensive knowledge of oral hygiene care. Must be cognizant of the public, social and economic factors which impact the overall health of the patients.
Prior experience working with a computerized Dental Clinic Management System.
Extreme attention to detail as well as confidentiality.
Exceptional customer service skills and the ability to communicate effectively with internal staff and external customers.
Self-motivated. Solid time management and organizational skills. Excellent work ethic and energy level. Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
This position requires a background check.
Temple University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other status protected by law.
BENEFITS AND COMPENSATION:
In addition to a competitive salary, professional development funds, and benefits including tuition waiver options are available.
In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.
To obtain additional information about Temple University, please visit our website at www.temple.edu.
HOW TO APPLY:
To apply for this position and view other opportunities, please visit our website at http://careers.temple.edu/. Please reference 20002866. Please attach your cover letter résumé, and three references to our online system. Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to cultural diversity.