Dental Assistant Lab Instructor Part Time Faculty Clackamas Community College
This is a part-time faculty pool for available assignments during the academic year. Applications are considered throughout the academic year and reviewed based on department need. Should a review of your application result in the intent to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email for an interview.
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Requires flexible work schedule to meet program needs, which may include evenings and/or weekends. The instructor will have responsibilities that may include the development, implementation, management, and teaching of various dental assistant courses. Course work provides the foundational principles required for understanding the health care field.
The education and/or work experience sections of your online application form must demonstrate that you meet all of the following Minimum Qualifications. The information on the cover letter/resume will not substitute for the completed application.
MINIMUM/MANDATORY EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Associate's degree that is healthcare industry specific and/or certification or licensure, which includes: Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA), Radiation Health and Safety Certification (RHS), Certification through the Oregon Board of Dentistry (OBD) to teach courses in Radiologic Proficiency, Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) certification or currently preparing for the CDA Certification examination.
EXPERIENCE: At least 3 years of work experience in the dental field with proof of health care knowledge and technical skills, trade, or vocations to be taught are required. Teaching adult learners dental skills.
KNOWLEDGE: Thorough knowledge of the subject area(s) appropriate for the class being taught.
SKILL: Specific skills necessary to satisfactorily perform the functions of the job include: Successful instruction of students in the assigned area of healthcare vocational training and career development; effective communication skills including written and oral; and the ability to understand and interpret laws and regulations.
ABILITIES: Required to schedule activities; gather, collate, and/or classify data; use basic job-related equipment; perform and teach course-relevant terminology. Establish appropriate learning goals and objectives as well as effective lesson plans; effectively communicate orally and in writing; establish and maintain approved and effective discipline and order in a classroom and work site environment; and guide and advise students regarding assigned technical/vocational area(s).
Additional Information Clackamas Community College is a diverse community that provides equal opportunity in employment, activities, and its programs.It is the policy of the Clackamas Community College and its Board that there will be no discrimination or harassment in any educations programs, activities or employment on the grounds of race, color, religion, ethnicity, use of native language, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, age, genetic information or any other status protected under applicable federal, state or local laws.
The College also prohibits retaliation against an individual for engaging in activity protected under this policy, and interfering with rights or privileges granted under anti-discrimination laws.
Copyright 2017 Jobelephant.com Inc. All rights reserved.
Clackamas Community College is a values-driven organization serving over 35,000 students (over 8000 FTE). Recognized for its committed, supportive faculty and staff, CCC offers classes and services at three active campuses – the Oregon City campus, the Harmony Community Campus in North Clackamas, and the Wilsonville campus. Our district also includes extension sites located in the towns of Canby and Molalla, where CCC offers English as a Second Language, GED in Spanish, computer science and a variety of community education classes.