Instructor 9M Dental Hygiene

Instructor 9M Dental Hygiene


Wake Technical Community College
9101 Fayetteville Road
Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone: 919-866-5000

Job Location

Health Sciences Campus


$40,374.00 - $46,629.00


State of NC

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Closes: Monday, November 30, 2020

Target Start Date

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Expected Work Hours

Hours may vary

Reports to

Department Head

Employment Type

Full-Time Annual

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelors degree

Graduate of an American Dental Association (ADA), Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) accredited Dental Hygiene Program

Unofficial transcripts must be attached with your online application prior to submission or submitted to Human Resources immediately upon completing the application.  If your transcripts are not submitted, your application may not receive full consideration.

Currently licensed as a Dental Hygienist

Current CPR Certification

Preferred Qualifications

Masters' degree in Dental Hygiene or related

Two years clinical and/or didactic teaching experience

Two years' clinical practice experience

Background in educational methodology

Position Description

This position is responsible for providing effective instruction for assigned courses; including didactic, laboratory and clinical instruction.

 Responsibilities and Duties (*Essential Functions):
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential job functions satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary job functions herein described.

* Instructs and guides the class in an efficient and effective manner

* Maintains accurate records of student work and attendance

* Prepares thoroughly for each instructional hour

* Maintains a safe and orderly learning environment

* Grades and returns student work in a timely manner

* Counsels students regarding their grades and progress in the course

Constructs classroom materials that support the goals of the course

Designs curriculum and a schedule of instruction

Maintains regular office hours

Stays abreast of most current teaching methods and technology in the classroom

Uses assessment techniques to improve learning and teaching

Serves on college or department committees as needed

Provides input for program assessment, planning implementation and evaluation

Promotes continued dental hygiene education program growth

Supports American Dental Association CODA standards in operating the program as well as the objectives and mission of the institution

Attends professional development opportunities

Assists with establishing goals and objectives for the course, selecting text and constructing a syllabus

Maintains communication with instructors from other divisions in order to keep courses up-to-date and appropriate

Participate in graduation exercises

Promotes continuous improvement by completing an annual applied benchmark project on an individual or a group basis

Job Post Contact

Human Resources