Dental Department Chair

Dental Department Chair


Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Phone: 919-735-5151

Job Location

Goldsboro, NC


Commensurate with education level and experience


State of NC Benefits

Job Category

  • Executive/Administrative/Managerial

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, April 5, 2018
Closes: Friday, May 11, 2018

Target Start Date

Friday, June 1, 2018

Expected Work Hours

M-F 40 hours per week

Reports to

Janeil Marak

Employment Type

Full-time 12 month Contract

Minimum Qualifications

A Master’s degree registered dental hygienist with certified dental assisting credential and four-handed dentistry experience is required to serve as Department Chair for the dental hygiene and dental assisting programs. Proficiency with commonly used computer software is required. Instruction in educational theory and techniques is required. Applicants must demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills and proven leadership abilities.

Preferred Qualifications

Community college or post-secondary teaching experience is preferred. Excellent financial and management skills are preferred. Knowledge of national accreditation is preferred.  Bilingual is preferred.

Position Description

The position provides leadership and management of programs in the dental department to include:  curricula/program development; compliance and evaluation; planning and accountability; budgeting and procurement of financial and clinical resources; supervision of student admission, progression, and graduation; participation in required special events including faculty meetings, orientations, and graduation; recruitment activities; participation in planning processes; adherence to achieving learning outcomes; instruction of students; teach 9-12 contact hours per semester; participate in dental assisting and dental hygiene clinical practice; recruitment and supervision of faculty; faculty evaluations; marketing and public relations, and coordination with Division Dean of Allied Health and Public Services for departmental operations.  In addition, this position demonstrates a commitment to creating a culture that encourages excellence, professional development, continued competence in area of responsibility and an understanding of diverse backgrounds of students and employees.

 If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening.

INSTITUTION:  Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College system.  Located in Goldsboro, NC, the college serves Wayne and adjoining counties.  Wayne Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  A Tobacco Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.

How to Apply

Submit an employment application and all supporting materials, including copies of certifications and post-secondary transcripts via ApplicantOne at  No paper applications will be accepted.  Applications will be screened and the most qualified applicants interviewed.  All applicants will be notified once the position has been filled.


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