Location: West Town
Training: At least one shadow shift (4hrs)
Prerequisites: Negative TB test within the last year, Hep B vaccination records. Certification preferred, but applicants will be considered who have completed an accredited dental assistant course or have previous dental assisting experience.
Responsibilities: Dental assistants have the opportunity to work under the supervision of licensed dentists and dental hygienists. They will assist with various procedures including extractions, fillings (amalgam and composite), and cleanings. Other duties include taking x-rays, instrument sterilization, charting, and filing.
Commitment: At least two 4hr shifts/month for one year
Please contact Ava Zeligson, Manager of Volunteer and Training Programs, with any specific questions.