Dental Hygiene Clinical Instructor Pool-Part-Time
North Orange County Community College District
CC Health Sciences
Percentage of Employment:
Months of Employment:
Varies; see job description for details
Work Schedule and Courses:
Monday 8-12:15 pm and 1-5:15 pm (DH 110 and DH 220 Clinical Dental
Tuesday 1-5:15 pm (DH 116 Dental Materials Lab)
Wednesday 8-12:15 pm and 1-5:15 pm (DH 110 Clinical Dental
Thursday 12-4:15 pm (DH 255 Dental Anesthesiology Lab)
Friday 12:45-4 pm (DH 110 Clinical Dental Hygiene Lab)
Duties and responsibilities as presented are intended to be
representative and not restrictive. The District reserves the right
to modify the assignment and allocation of duties in accordance
with operational needs.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The award of all degrees must be verifiable on a legible
transcript. If degree award date is not posted on transcript your
application will be deemed incomplete and removed from
Grade cards will not be accepted in lieu of transcripts.
All degrees and course work used to satisfy the required minimum
qualifications must be submitted
and from accredited
postsecondary institutions. See our website at http://www.nocccd.edu/minimum-qualifications
regarding accredited postsecondary institutions.
Evaluations of foreign degrees and/or course work are required. See
our website at http://www.nocccd.edu/minimum-qualifications
for information regarding evaluation of foreign degrees.
Bachelor’s degree or higher AND two years of professional
experience directly related to the teaching assignment.
An active California Dental or Dental Hygiene license or special
permit with no disciplinary action; OR a post-secondary credential
generally recognized in the field of instruction; OR a degree in
the subject being taught or evaluated.
Possess an active California Dental or Dental Hygiene license,
including certification in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide
sedation, and soft tissue curettage by the first day of
All program faculty shall have documented background in educational
methodology every two years, consistent with teaching
Clinical teaching faculty shall have direct patient care experience
within the previous five (5) years in the dental hygiene area to
which he or she is assigned, which can be met by either: Two (2)
years’ experience providing direct patient care as a registered
dental hygienist or dentist; OR One (1) academic year of dental or
dental hygienist level clinical teaching experience.
Didactic teaching faculty shall possess the following minimum
qualifications: Current knowledge of the specific subjects taught,
which can be met by either: having completed twelve (12) hours of
continuing education in the designated subject area; OR (2)
semester units OR three (3) quarter units of dental hygiene
education related to the designated dental hygiene area; OR have
national certification in the designated dental hygiene area.
Possess current Health Care Provider Basic Life Support
Commitment to diversity. All applicants must have demonstrated
sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic,
socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender, gender identity,
sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college
students, faculty and staff. The applicant must be able to
demonstrate how these factors relate to the need for equity minded
practices within the classroom.
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Number of Vacancies:
Special Instructions Summary: This recruitment will
remain active for a period of one year, from the position opening
This is a continuous recruitment to fill part-time, and temporary
faculty assignments on an as-needed basis. When the need to fill
arises, the department will refer to this pool of part-time
Due to the high volume of applications received, we ask that you do
not contact the department directly. They will review the
information provided and contact you if you are selected for an
interview. Possession of the minimum qualifications does not
guarantee an interview.
Also note that you must upload your resume and transcripts.
Applications submitted without all of the required documents will
not be considered.
Evidence of degree conferred/awarded must be printed on a legible
To apply, visit: https://nocccd.peopleadmin.com/postings/4288