Dental Assisting Instructor (Tucson, AZ)

Carrington College - Tucson, AZ
Posted: July 22, 2020

Wonderful Career Opportunity at Carrington College's Tucson, AZ Campus:


Do you remember the instructor who encouraged you to believe in yourself and in your ability to be the successful professional you are today?  Now you have the unique opportunity to be that instructor and create the "a-ha" moment of sudden insight and comprehension that will change a student's life forever.


Our Instructors engage Carrington College students in a world-class learning experience as they prepare for a successful career. Your contribution to their education will be essential as you share your skills, knowledge and experience to empower our students with the information, tools and resources to be successful.  Best of all, you will enjoy the tremendous personal and professional satisfaction that comes from building rewarding relationships with our students as they progress through their program.

This particular instructor role is a FT onsite instructor role (not a remote/hybrid/online position) .
Highly organized and detail oriented.
Interacts effectively and professionally with students, staff, faculty, and external customers of Carrington College California including Advisory Board members and externship and other off campus sites.
Exceptional customer focused skills. Ability to address student needs and resolve issues with diplomacy and tact.
Interpersonal skills including questioning, listening and showing concern and respect for others.
Solid writing skills to communicate effectively in memos, letters, and via email.
Excellent verbal communication skills including ability to project voice and be clearly understood when speaking in front of a group.
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Possess a high degree of integrity and commitment to comply with policies, regulations, and codes of conduct governing all aspects of job responsibilities.
Commitment to the success of the students and the school.
Computer literacy skills including working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. 
Completes other duties as assigned.

AA or AS Degree Required (All unofficial transcripts/certifications/license/resumes need to be submitted for potential interview)
2-4 years teaching and/or professional experience in the major or subject area of the program.
Registered Dental Assistant- California.
4 years as a RDA.
X-Ray License & Coronal Polish /Certification (CA).
CPR certified Required.
P & F issuer certified.
Completion of a DB approved course in Infection Control.
Must demonstrate competency in the assigned teaching field, such as academic or vocational training and credentials, related work experience, licensure, or certification.
Supervisory experience desired.  

We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.