Local 3882 - Union of Clerical, Administrative and Technical Staff (UCATS)
Provide therapeutic dental services that support promotion of good oral health; perform preliminary oral examinations and prophylactic treatments; gather and record new patient information; take intra-oral, digital and traditional radiographs, and provide information to patients on their health status to help them develop and maintain good oral health. Treatment will be provided to children located in New York City public schools. This is a grant funded position that operates 10 months per year.
Required Education: High School diploma or equivalent
Required Experience: 1 year experience as a Dental Hygienist OR 6 months to one year of supervised Clinical Dental Hygiene practice in an accredited Dental Hygiene Program. Valid NYS Dental Hygiene license.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent patient relationship skills, ability to communicate effectively with a diverse client population.