Allied Health - Staff/Administrative, Staff/Administrative
Employment Type: Permanent Staff (SHRA)
Vacancy ID: P012286
Salary Range: $31,200 - $38,959
To perform all required tasks and duties so as to assist in the provision of dental care to patients of Department of Pediatric Dentistry. This will include chairside assisting in all of the Department's clinical settings as well as, when necessary, performing administrative support tasks and associated functions.
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalency and completion of an accredited dental assisting program; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Must have the skills and knowledge derived from completing an accredited dental assisting II program, including radiology training to practice in North Carolina. Must be able to multi-task and perform well in different environments, as dental assisting work is conducted in at least four clinic settings—Dental Faculty Practice (DFP), student (DDS and resident), operating room and hospital dental clinic (all pediatric dentistry).
Prior experience in Pediatric Dentistry/Family Dentistry/Orthodontics. Prefer someone who excels in situations with rotating assignments within School of Dentistry and UNC Hospital (DFP, student (DDS and resident), operating room and hospital dental clinic). Prefer two years experience as dental assistant in North Carolina. Fluency in Spanish a plus
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