Positions Available  

York County Community Action Corp.
Nasson Health Care
Dentist

Seeking a qualified Dentist to work collaboratively with a team of health and administrative professionals to provide dental services to patients while utilizing the Patient-Centered Medical Home model of care delivery. 

Applicants must have a DMD or DDS degree from an accredited school in the U.S., an unrestricted Maine license to practice dentistry, as well as a U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency license.

Visit www.yccac.org for a complete job description and application. Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and application. Completed packets will be accepted until July 2, 2021 and may be reviewed upon receipt.

YCCAC
6 Spruce Street, P.O. Box 72
Sanford, ME 04073
(207)324-5762 or 1-800-965-5762
Fax (207)459-2838
[email protected]
EOE

5/3/2021


 

Chair of Public Health and Community Service

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine seeks candidates for the position of Chair in the Department of Public Health and Community Service, at the Associate Professor or Professor level. This faculty position will be supported by the Delta Dental Endowed Professorship.

The Chair is expected to demonstrate administrative and leadership experience, including supervision of faculty and staff, performance management, goal setting, financial planning, as well as curriculum development. The ideal candidate will possess distinguished teaching and research experience and previous experience in the development and management of extramural programs. The successful candidate will also need to demonstrate a vision for innovative approaches to pre-doctoral dental education and have highly developed academic leadership skills, outstanding academic credentials and have established a significant professional reputation.

The Chair will be responsible for development, supervision and overall leadership to the Department of Public Health and Community Service, as well as establishing collaboration across TUSDM departments. The successful candidate will be responsible for the development and general oversight of the School’s community-based education and service programs, including clinical sites, outreach activities, and the externship program; revision and implementation of the predoctoral and postgraduate didactic curricula and mentoring students interested in public health. The Chair will also have an oversight of instruction in biostatistics and epidemiology and an oversight of a combined DMD/MPH program at the school.  

In addition, the Chair will develop, supervise, and provide overall administrative support to the division heads of the following areas: Education, Outreach and Advocacy; Geriatrics; Medicine; Oral Medicine and Research; Nutrition and Oral Health Promotion; General Practice Residency/Advanced Education in General Dentistry; Special Care including Tufts Dental Facilities for Persons with Special Needs (TDF).  The Chair will assess the performance of the division heads, including management of their division operations, faculty and staff.  The Chair will also provide direction and assess performance of the faculty and staff under his/her direct supervision. 

The Chair will develop and maintain a research portfolio that is consistent with the School’s and the University’s strategic plans (to include big data and health equity and access to care). The Chair will be expected to mentor students, participate in faculty development programs, serve on committees and accept other assignments from time to time at the request of the Dean.

The Chair will develop and maintain relationships with Public Health and Community Departments and organizations in the State, serving as an advocate for oral health.

Requirements Include:  A DDS/DMD degree or equivalent and an MPH or educationally equivalent degree.  An advanced degree and eligibility for licensure in Massachusetts are required.  Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience.

Application Instructions - Interested and qualified individuals should submit a current curriculum vitae along with a statement describing vision and philosophy in creating an environment that would advance learning, patient care and collaboration, as well as scholarly and clinical accomplishments and interests. In addition, please provide names and contact information of at least three references. Please submit application documents electronically via the following link: https://apply.interfolio.com/86180

 4/27/2021


 

Lead Dental Officer position at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The Surveillance, Investigations, and Research Team Lead serves as a national expert in oral health science and leads others responsible for conducting national surveillance and other studies related to oral diseases, conditions, and behaviors. The Team Lead provides specialized expertise to analyze epidemiologic studies and other data and applies this knowledge to complex and critical problems in surveillance, program evaluation, and community-based research. The Team Lead provides oversight of the Division’s activities supporting dental infection prevention and control and the Dental Public Health Residency program.

A qualified applicant would possess:

  • Current knowledge about principles, concepts, methods, and techniques used in oral health research, surveillance, dentistry and dental care services, epidemiology, and biostatistics;
  • The ability to provide expert scientific advice and consultation on creative solutions to critical problems by generating new hypotheses, approaches, and standards;
  • The ability to communicate research findings to decision makers, oral health stakeholders, and the national public health community; and
  • The ability to lead a team who provides expert scientific advice and collaborates in conducting epidemiologic and other studies that assess oral disease burden and public health impact of interventions designed to improve the nation’s oral health status.

Lead Dental Officer, GP 680-14. Position closes May 14, 2021

Note: To meet the basic position requirements you must possess a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from a school approved by the American Dental Association or the Commission on Dental Accreditation, or an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and possess a current, full, and unrestricted license to practice dentistry in the US.

Salary range: $93,907 - $122,077. In addition to the normal salary range, when applicable requirements are met, this position may provide additional compensation through the Physicians and Dentist Pay under Title 38 (PDP). To apply for this position or for more information about the position requirements, please visit USAJOBS (www.usajobs.gov).

To apply:

Current and former Federal employees https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/598208500

General Public https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/598207200

Additional questions should be directed to CDC’s Human Resources office at (770) 488

4/26/2021


 

York County Community Action Corp./Nasson Health Care
Dental Assistant
52 weeks/year; 40 hours/week

The Dental Assistant works collaboratively with a team of health professionals to provide comprehensive primary care dental services while utilizing the Patient-Centered Medical Home model of care delivery.  Will serve as chair-side assistant to dentist and dental hygienist in the direct provision of care according to state regulation and dental practice protocols. 

Applicant must have a minimum of three years’ experience in a dental practice with completion of accredited course in dental assisting as well as a valid Maine radiographic certification; certified dental assistant standing preferred. 

Applications are available on our website at www.yccac.org.  All applicants must complete and attach a cover letter and application with their resume. Completed packets will be accepted until June 4, 2021 and may be reviewed upon receipt. 

York County Community Action
6 Spruce Street, P.O. Box 72
Sanford, ME 04073
(207)324-5762 or 1-800-965-5762   
Fax (207)459-2838
EOE

4/9/2021


York County Community Action Corp./Nasson Health Care
Dental Hygienist

Nasson Health Care is seeking a qualified dental hygienist to work collaboratively with a team of health professionals to provide comprehensive primary care dental services while utilizing the Patient-Centered Medical Home model of care delivery. The dental hygienist is responsible for direct provision of oral hygiene and preventive services according to state regulation and dental practice protocols.

Graduation from an accredited school of dental hygiene. Minimum of three years’ experience in a dental practice.  Radiographic certification in Maine. Eligibility for or current unrestricted license to practice Oral Hygiene in the State of Maine.

Applications are available on our website at www.yccac.org.  All applicants must complete and attach a cover letter and application with their resume. Completed packets will be accepted until June 4, 2021 and may be reviewed upon receipt. 

York County Community Action Corp.
6 Spruce Street, P.O. Box 72
                                                                     Sanford, ME 04073                                                                       
(207)324-5762 or 1-800-965-5762
Fax (207)459-2838
EOE

4/9/2021