Academic Jobs
Institution: Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Location: Washington, United States
Category: Admin - Health and Medical Services
Posted: 08/06/2020
Application Due: 00/00/0000
Type: Part Time

SALARY: $52.89 - $56.66 Hourly


OPENING DATE: 04/08/10
CLOSING DATE: Continuous


Provide learning experiences for dental program students while providing high quality dental care for clinic patients. Utilize expert knowledge of dental procedures and dental clinic operations to provide high quality dental services consistent with the needs of the instructional program and dental clinic. Assist and guide students and staff performing dental procedures and working in the dental clinic.    This position works under general and infrequent supervision. This position reports to the Clinic Supervisor and the Director of Dental Programs and is a non-exempt, hourly, professional-technical position.


  • Perform dental procedures for clinic patients consistent with industry, regulatory and college standards

  • Provide traditional and expanded function learning experiences for students in a team environment with other college staff

  • Work with college staff to provide high quality, cost effective dental care to patients; identify comprehensive dental care needs, develop treatment plans, make referrals, maintain accurate records, etc.

  • Use principles of adult education and learning theory to provide explanatory, observational, and practical experience to students

  • Assist with student evaluation and patient education

  • Work with college staff to coordinate clinic operations and contribute to program goals and objectives

  • Regular and satisfactory attendance and punctuality

  • Perform other related duties similar in scope and complexity



  • Graduation from an accredited school of Dentistry

  • Current Washington State Dental License

  • Teaching experience including expanded functions preferred

  • Ability to facilitate communication and interaction with instructional staff and students

  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, rules, and regulations applicable to dentistry

  • Ability to interact with diverse student populations

  • Knowledge of the role and duties of dental assistants and hygienists

  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with people from diverse backgrounds and with diverse needs

  • Two years clinical practice experience and/or dental teaching experience preferred

  • Experience working with a dental assistant using four-handed dentistry techniques

  • Due to the diversity of the college population, we encourage applicants who are multilingual


You must submit an online application, including resume and letter, at We do not accept hardcopy, faxed, or emailed application materials. 

All application materials become the property of Lake Washington Institute of Technology. 


11605 132nd Ave NE 

Kirkland, WA 98034 

Position #Dentist_09-12 



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