Dental Hygiene Program Coordinator

first_imgCollege of the Mainland is an affirmative action/equal opportunityinstitution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color,sex, age, national origin, religion, disability or veteranstatus.College of the Mainland does not discriminate on the basis ofdisability in the recruitment and admission of students, therecruitment and employment of faculty and staff, and the operationof its programs and activities, as specified by federal laws andregulations within Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and 1992. Maximum Salary Range Dental Hygiene graduate from a Commission on Dental Accreditationaccredited programMaster’s degree or currently enrolled in a masters or higher degreeprogram with a minimum 50% program completion at the time of hirefrom a regionally accredited institution Contract LengthN/A Demonstrable history of Dental Hygiene course and curriculadevelopment and instruction; experience teaching in a 2-yearcollege environment.Experience in CODA accreditation or re-accreditation processKnowledge of online and/or hybrid teaching formatsExperience using simulation aids for laboratory experience Mid Point Salary RangeTBD Minimum Education/Training/Experience Posting NumberF138P Positions in this class typically require: reaching, standing,fingering, grasping, talking, hearing, and seeing. Sedentary Work:Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligibleamount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pullor otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary workinvolves sitting most of the time. Jobs are sedentary if walkingand standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentarycriteria are met.The physical demands described here are representative of thosethat must be met by an employee to successfully perform theessential functions of the position, with or without accommodation;Stand, sit, climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 15 pounds andoccasionally lift and or move up to 40 pounds * Are you a Dental Hygiene graduate from a Commission on DentalAccreditation accredited program?YesNo Position TypeFaculty * Do you possess a Master’s degree or are currently enrolled ina masters or higher degree program with a minimum 50% programcompletion at the time of hire from a regionally accreditedinstitution?YesNo Minimum Salary RangeTBD Posting Open Date12/09/2020 Preferred Education/Training/Experience Preferred Knowledge & Skills Special Instructions to Applicant Class Summary – Prepare, develop, revise curriculum and course work. Meet classesas scheduled. Complete paperwork/tests and issue student grades asscheduled. Maintain office hours for student consultation.- Establish an advisory board- Responsible for development of all aspects of the program,including the organization, administration, continuous review,planning, development, and general effectiveness of theprogram.- Pursue ongoing formal training designed to maintain and upgradehis/her professional, instructional, and administrativecapabilities.Responsible for organization, administration, continuous review,planning, development, and general effectiveness of clinicalexperiences for students enrolled in the Dental Hygieneprogram.- The program administrator must have the authority andresponsibility necessary to fulfill program goals including:a) curriculum development, evaluation and revision;b) faculty recruitment, assignments and supervision;c) input into faculty evaluation;d) initiation of program or department in-service and facultydevelopment;e) assessing, planning, and operating program facilities;f) input into budget preparation and fiscal administration;g) coordination, evaluation, and participation in determiningadmission criteria and procedures as well as student promotion andretention criteria.- This position will initially report to the Director of ProgramDevelopment and is responsible for performing tasks and assignmentsgiven by the Director. Other duties as appropriate to theposition. Ability to develop Dental Hygiene program courses and curricula andeffectively teach Dental Hygiene courses.Working knowledge of Commission on Dental Accreditation ( CODA ),Texas State Board of Dental Examiners Dental Hygiene and TexasHigher Education Coordinating Board standards Employment StatusTemporary Master’s or Doctorate degree in Dental Hygiene or related area.Teaching experience in Dental Hygiene courses at a community ortwo-year college.Experience in developing new programsA minimum of 3 years work experience as a Dental HygienistA minimum of 2 years teaching experience in a CODA accreditedprogram Holds a current Texas State Board of Dental Examiners DentalHygienist license The Allied Health Department is seeking a full time temporaryDental Hygiene Program Coordinator who will be responsible fordeveloping curricula and coursework for our new Dental HygieneDegree program and once active, possibly providing qualityinstruction within the Dental Hygiene and allied (Dental Assistant)programs as qualified. In addition, the coordinator will beresponsible for providing scheduled office hours for studentconsultation, serve on College committees as needed and assigned,and participating in student orientated instructional andadvisement activities as needed and assigned. Candidates that are eligible applyInternal/External Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting Minimum Knowledge & Skills Posting Close Date EEO Statement Position TitleDental Hygiene Program Coordinator Position Details Open Until FilledYes FLSAExempt Physical Requirements Job Duties Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). Position FundingRegular Licensing/Certification Requirements Documents Needed to ApplyRequired DocumentsResumeCover LetterTranscripts (1 of 3)Optional Documentslast_img read more