Hours of work: 48 total hours per 3 week rotation (0.4 FTE)
Start Date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: When filled
Qualifications: Graduate from a recognized dental therapy program with a diploma in Dental Therapy Eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan Dental Therapists Association Must possess a valid driver's licence May be required to work in the evening or on weekends on occasion Knowledge of principles of population health promotion, health education and community development and their relationship to health status Knowledge of the integral relationship between oral health and overall health Knowledge of current scientific information/research/best practice in oral health and other related health issues Knowledge of the program planning process Written and oral communication skills Organization and time management skills Leadership skills Skills in communicating oral health knowledge at levels of understanding appropriate to different audiences Ability to interact with clients, parents, health professionals and community leaders/groups in a positive and culturally appropriate manner Ability to diagnose dental decay/abscesses and identify oral abnormalities Ability to be analytical Ability to work independently and as a member of a team Ability to carry, load and unload equipment and supplies
Experience: Some related experience which includes experience in health promotion and health education is an asset, but not required.
Applications must be received in Human Resources by 4:30 p.m. on closing date. Part-time hours of work may be reduced during the rotation stipulated when a statutory holiday is recognized during that period. Preference for this position will be given to HSAS members in accordance with the terms and conditions of Article 21.02 the SAHO/HSAS Collective Agreement. Please contact the facility for information on job description(s) or shift schedules.