Dental Hygienist *Oral Health Promotion Grant* Part-Time*
Posted 1 month ago
Exempt position, Medical Assistant
Dental Hygienist *Oral Health Promotion Grant*
Job Title Note
Community Health Center
Under the direct supervision of the Chief Dental Officer, this individual will provide preventive and basic periodontal dental services. The Dental Hygienist works with the General Dentist to meet the oral health needs of patients, and will not only work in a clinic, but in a mobile health unit. Candidate tentative schedule calls for 6 hours 3 days a week, plus 0.75 1 day for other dental work, not to exceed 18.75 hours per week.
High School diploma or equivalent, a graduate from an accredited Dental Hygiene program with an Illinois Licensure as Dental Hygienist, must be a certified in delivering local anesthesia, and one (1) year of hygiene experience in public or private dental office. Certified as a Public Health Dental Hygienist (PHDH), or eligible and willing to test and certify within 3 months of employment. Verification of U.S. citizenship or employment eligibility. Must possess a valid Illinois Driver’s License, minimum auto liability insurance. Must be willing to become a Certified Public Health Dental Hygienist. Study time and any costs related to PHDH certification will be paid by the Oral Health Promotion Grant.
Commensurate with experience
Human Resources Will County Health Department 501 Ella Ave Joliet, IL 60433 FAX (815) 727-8526
NOT LATER THAN: 7/6/21 DATE POSTED: 6/25/21
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