Adjunct Clinical Faculty

Overland Park, KS
Aug 04, 2017
Position Type
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

The adjunct faculty will work with students in the dental hygiene clinic at Johnson County Community College. The adjunct faculty will be responsible for mentoring and guiding students with their clinical skills, decision making, problem solving and skills while treating patients in the clinic. Additionally, the faculty will evaluate student performance on competencies as well as their abiilty to perform patient assessment, develop personalized patient centered oral hygiene instruction and goals, determine appropriate treatment planning, implement comprehensive treatment, and evaluate the outcomes of that treatment. The faculty will be required to study the grading system of JCCC dental hygiene, participate in calibration sessions, and attend necessary meetings when needed.

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Required Skills

  • Adjunct Clinical Faculty (assists faculty with student instruction in clinical/lab/and/or simulation under the direct supervision of Dental Hygiene Full time faculty).
  • Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene
  • Eligibility for licensure in the state of Kansas
  • Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide Certification in the state of Kansas
  • Three (3) years clinical practice
  • Or - Enrolled in a Bachelor Completion Program with a course in methodology concepts.
  • Desire to mentor/teach clinical skills to dental hygiene students.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Dental Hygiene or related field with a course in educational methodology concepts
  • Eligibility for dental hygiene licensure in the state of Kansas
  • Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide Certification in the state of Kansas
  • Two years of teaching and/or classroom experience in dental hygiene
  • Current/Recent clinical practice in the dental hygiene field. Ability to teach dental hygiene skills to students in clinical setting

Required Experience

Minimum of 3 years clinical dental hygiene practice experience

Preferred: Two years of clinical teaching/and/or classroom experience in dental hygiene

Benefit Information:

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Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.


In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

Johnson County Community College welcomes the application of any qualified candidate and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, veteran's status, sexual orientation, or other factors that cannot be lawfully considered.

If you are an applicant requesting assistance or a reasonable accommodation in the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 913-469-3877, or email.

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Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type
$37.47 per hour

Hours per Week
Work Hours/Days
Tuesday/Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00pm
Special Instructions
Please submit resume and cover letter.


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