• Dental Hygienist / Part-Time - Dental Associates of Northern Virginia - Alexandria, VA

    Job Locations US-VA-Alexandria
    Job ID
    2018-4796
    # of Openings
    1
    Type
    Part-Time
    Category
    Hygienist
  • Overview

     

     

    Dental Associates of Northern Virginia, located in Alexandria, Virginia 22307 has helped thousands of people smile since we first opened in 1976. Our friendly team speaks both English and Spanish. We provide comprehensive family dental care, which means we see adults, teenagers, and children as young as three years old.

     

    We are hiring a Dental Hygienist. This is a part-time position working Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Recent Hygienist grads are welcome to apply.  

     

    Responsibilities

    Essential responsibilities include:

    • Through the delivery of periodontal therapies and other hygiene-related services, Dental Hygienists are committed to improving the oral health of patients. Candidates must be enthusiastic about their dental work, and willing to provide the highest level of care at all times 
    • Under limited supervision, the Dental Hygienist provides oral hygiene dental treatment and oral hygiene care and education in accordance with guidelines approved, issued, and regulated by the state in which they work.
    • Patient screening, medical history and dental charting. 
    • Application of fluoride and protective sealants. Removal of calculus, stain and plaque from above and below the gum line. 
    • Provides nutritional counseling, and self-care programs to prevent disease. 
    • Other duties as required

    Qualifications

    Desired Skills:

    • Graduation from an accredited dental hygiene school. Current state license.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills

     

     

     

    Additional benefits for full-time employees:

     

    • Medical
    • Dental services 
    • Life insurance
    • Vision
    • 401k to name a few

     

     

     

    Dental Associates of Northern Virginia is a highly successful affiliated practice of Dental Care Alliance (DCA).

     

    As one of the country’s largest and oldest dental support organizations, DCA supports more than 265 affiliated practices in 13 states, encompassing all facets of general dentistry and all recognized dental specialties. As a result, DCA offers dental professionals groundbreaking career and affiliation opportunities.

     

    Established in 1991 by Dr. Steven R. Matzkin, Dental Care Alliance’s success is the result of our unwavering commitment to improving the wellbeing of patients, dentists, and dental professionals through innovative and proven practice-support solutions. Through years of combined industry expertise, economies of scale and centralized administration, DCA provides affiliated practices with substantial savings in supplies, increased services and effective marketing.

     

     

     

    DCA Mission

    We improve the practice of dentistry by partnering and supporting our dental professionals, so they can create a lifetime of healthy smiles for their patients.

     

     

    DCA Vision

    To be the trusted partner of choice for the industry’s best dental professionals.

     

     

    DCA Values - USMILE

     

    Unleash Career Potential
    — We demonstrate a strong desire to continually learn and grow
    — We create an environment that allows others to grow and take risks

    Service Excellence
    — We’re committed to creating a caring environment for patients and colleagues
    — Patient satisfaction is the result of expertise and teamwork

    Meaningful Contribution
    — We make a difference in patients’ lives
    — Every team member matters

    Integrity First
    — We always do the right thing
    — We care how we win

    Leadership
    — We lead by example
    — We clearly define expectations and goals
    — We’re accountable for our behaviors, actions and results

    Excellence in Action
    — We place our full energy and enthusiasm in every task that we approach
    — We never settle for mediocrity

     

     

    Our mission, vision and values are a vital part of our everyday interactions with all employees, and most importantly, with patients and families.

      

    You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

     

     

    Dental Care Alliance. Stronger Together. 

    #CB

     

     

     

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