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DENTIST

Whiteville, NC (Columbus County)

Posted 04/18/2019

NCAPHA IS ACTIVELY RECRUITING FOR A CONTRACT DENTIST TO BE PLACED AT THE COLUMBUS COUNTY HEATLH DEPT.

 

 

WORK LOCATION:  COLUMBUS COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

  

Position:  Dentist I

Open:  April 10, 2019

Closing Date:  Open Until Filled                         

 

General Statement of Duties:

Work with local health agencies and schools in promoting dental health education and in providing dental care and treatment for children up to age 19. Work requires independent professional responsibility and is performed under the general supervision of the Health Director.

 

Job Duties:

Examines and determines need for dental treatment of patients; treats patients by performing work required to establish and maintain good dental health of the patient. Prepares and delivers talk to public agencies, county commissioners, and other community groups for the purpose of explaining the agency’s dental health program and to stimulate interest in community dental health problems. Helps institute good oral hygiene practices; participates in staff and scientific conferences; advises on and helps evaluate procedures followed in the dental clinic. Participates in school education work with teachers and students. Cooperates with dental, medical, and nursing societies in stimulating interest in dental health programs and projects. Performs related duties as required.

 

Knowledges, Skills and Abilities:

Thorough knowledge of modern dentistry and recent developments in the field of dentistry. Some knowledge of community health problems. Ability to perform dental work and treatments involved in the control of mouth diseases among children. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with parents, teachers, and other appropriate groups in the community and institutions. Ability to prepare and deliver lectures on dental health education to various interested groups. Ability to perform dental work of a professional and independent nature. Ability to supervise and train dental assistants.

 

Education and Experience:

Licensed to practice dentistry in the State of North Carolina.

 

Closing Date:   Open Until Filled

 

 QUALIFIED CANDIDATES APPLY AT: WWW.NCAPHA.ORG

 

Columbus County is an Equal Opportunity Employer