Dental Hygienist - Sealant Program
- Toothsavers of Washington
- Spokane, Washington
Toothsavers is a School Based Sealant Program providing mobile oral health to children in their schools. Toothsavers of Washington has been providing preventive oral health care to Eastern WA school children since 2010. Our goal is to provide access to oral health for all children within our community.
We are seeking two Dental Hygienists to join our team. One full time hygienist M-Th and one PT hygienist 2-3 days per week. ( days can be discussed to suit candidate.) Your role will be to provide oral screenings, fluoride, sealants, oral health education and dental referrals to children right in their schools. Hygienists are provided with all the mobile equipment needed for school visits and will be accompanied by an administrative assistant to help with tasks such as charting and retrieving children from their classrooms.
The ideal candidate for this position is kind, patient, skilled, enjoys a fast pace, and is dedicated to making a difference in our community.
If you have dreamed of a more independent work environment outside of the office that is also less physically demanding, this is the opportunity for you!
Toothsavers only operates during school days. We are on hiatus/vacation during all school holidays. Typical workdays are 8am to 2:30 pm. This position begins in September of 2022.
You will work with Administrative Assistant and report to our Clinical Director.
What You Will Do:
- Perform oral screenings, apply fluoride varnish, dental sealants, provide basic OHI. Universal precautions and CDC infection control methods will be followed.
What You Will Bring:
Our ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of relevant experience and the following credentials/skills:
- Bachelor's Degree
- Registered Dental Hygienist
Why You'll Love Us:
Toothsavers of Washington’s School Based Sealant Program has been providing preventive oral health in Eastern Washington schools since 2010. Toothsavers is a mobile program providing fluoride, sealants, oral screenings, and dental referrals to children right in their schools. Our professional dental hygienists serve over 170 preschool, elementary schools, and middle schools throughout Eastern Washington. This is an extraordinarily rewarding position, much kinder to your body than routine hygiene, and a refreshing change of pace from your typical dental office environment.
Salary range for this position is $43 - $45 per hour (plus bonus opportunities and fuel allowance).
We are committed to providing an inclusive environment that ensures the happiness and success of each of our associates. We pride ourselves on hiring, training, and retaining a community of employees from various backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences.
Job ID: 360131585