Competition No. - A104535774D1
Closing Date - Will remain open until filled.
This competition will remain open until filled. However, we will begin reviewing applications on November 9, 2020.
This position is located in Edmonton, AB.
The School of Dentistry invites applications for part-time, casual hourly academic staff in the Dental Hygiene (DH) Program at the University of Alberta. Openings are available for winter term 2021. This posting may be used to fill multiple positions.
The regular active period for this clinical teaching position is from September to April. Each clinical teaching position available is for one day per week or two half-days per week.
Dental Hygiene Clinical Instructors are required for the following clinical rotations:
Clinics with DH II, DH III and DH IV students in Kaye Edmonton Clinic, University of Alberta
Boyle McCauley Dental Clinic
Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Dental Clinic
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Dental Hygiene, but other degrees acceptable.
Clinical teaching experience in an accredited dental hygiene diploma program preferred but not mandatory
Current registration with the CRDHA
Must have completed the Local Anaesthetic Module
Has at least five years of clinical dental hygiene experience
Experience with older seniors and/or complex patients preferred but not mandatory
Understands ADPIE, CRDHA Standards of Practice, CRDHA Code of Ethics, Dental Hygiene Profession Regulation in Alberta, National Dental Hygiene Competencies and the Health Professions Act
Computer literacy with axiUm or similar electronic medical records system (i.e. Dentrix, Gold, etc)
Exceptional interpersonal skills
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
Interested individuals are asked to submit an application package online, consisting of their curriculum vitae, a brief outline of teaching philosophy, as well as the names and contact information of three references addressed to:
Dr. Sharon M Compton, PhD RDH
Professor & Associate Chair (Dental Hygiene)
Dental Hygiene Program - Univ. of Alberta, School of Dentistry