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Help Train Future Dental Hygienists!

Posted on January 14, 2022

Lake Land College is seeking a part-time Dentist to teach best practices in clinical settings to Dental Hygiene students in its state-of-the-art patient clinic on campus in Mattoon, Illinois.

The Clinical Dentist is essential to the success of the patient clinic and will play in instrumental role in shaping the skills of future dental hygienists. In the second year of the program, students perform clinical services on patients under the direct supervision of the Clinical Dentist and faculty members.

The clinic is open three days a week for four hours. The Clinical Dentist position is part-time and is expected to be on campus 4-20 hours per week. The qualified applicant would begin working with faculty and students in March 2022.

Dental Hygiene is a competitive, Special Admission Associate in Applied Science Degree program that has a long history of success in preparing students for successful careers. Lake Land College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and the rigorous and evidence- based dental curriculum is recognized and endorsed by The Commission on Dental Accreditation.

Follow this link to review the job description and apply.

Questions may be directed to Kristen Holsapple, Dental Hygiene Instructor/Director of Dental Hygiene at kholsapple@lakelandcollege.edu or Erin Swingler, Division Chair Allied Health/Nursing Instructor at eswingler@lakelandcollege.edu

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