Dental Assistant Instructor

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Salary: $19 – $21 an hour
Job Type: Part-time

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About Us:

Zollege is currently searching for a Part Time Dental Assistant Instructor to join the Wichita Falls team.

Zollege leads the change in the for-profit certificate market so that students begin their careers with zero federal financial aid and minimal debt. We believe in hands-on learning, relationship building, and teamwork. We are seeking experienced dental assistants with a passion for training the next generation to join our team.

Job Summary:

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.

Instructor positions are part- time with classes held on Saturdays 7am-6:30pm

Our intense,12 week program is designed to provide accessible, hands-on education to students from all walks of life. Classes take place directly in a dental office rather than in a traditional classroom – allowing students to learn in the very same environment they will eventually work in. Instructors will use their chair-side experience and training to teach our students the skills they need to succeed as entry-level dental assistants.

Salary:

$19-$21 an hour, depending on experience.

Responsibilities: :

  • Prepare for each class by reviewing our curriculum that we provide for each instructor, which may utilize lab stations.
  • Demonstrate dental skills/procedures and assist students as they practice hands-on in the lab.
  • Evaluate individual/group performance and make any necessary adjustments to meet student learning needs.
  • Enforce classroom management and ensure that safety precautions are adhered to.
  • Ability to convey curriculum and pertinent skills via lecture and hands-on demonstrations.

Requirements: :

  • High school diploma or GED ( Required)
  • 5+ years of recent dental assistant or chair-side experience ( Required)
  • CPR/BLS certification ( Highly Preferred)
  • Familiarity with Dentrix ( Highly Preferred)
  • General Dentistry skills and procedures experience ( Preferred)
  • Basic computer skills such as emailing, printing, scanning, troubleshooting, connecting to WiFi, etc. ( Preferred)
  • A passion for helping others achieve their personal goals.
  • Strong communication skills.

Job Type: Part-time

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