Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health at A.T. Still University in Mesa, Arizona is seeking applications for an Adjunct Faculty Hygienist to work in the Dental Clinic. This is a part-time position and will work one day a week.
Primary responsibilities: Managing and mentoring students in the Mesa Clinic; Involved in the direct supervision and instruction of dental students in the techniques of non-surgical periodontal procedures; Communicate and direct students as they work through dental treatment plans; Provide clinical hygiene services with direct patient perio maintenance and prevention; Directly supervise students who are performing non-surgical periodontal procedures for their patients; Participate in instruction and grading of non-surgical periodontal procedures and grading of preclinical experiences; Deliver direct patient care; Other duties as assigned.
Applicants need to have a BS in Dental Hygiene, and must be a Registered Dental Hygienist with an active Arizona license, as well as a valid local anesthesia license. Must have 5+ years of clinical experience. Diplomacy is a must with great organization and communication skills. Must be highly experienced in dental hygiene. Experience working in a University setting educating students is a plus