Dental Assisting Instructor

Anne Arundel Community College
Arnold/Main Campus

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Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Dentistry
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Community College

Job Details

Job no: 492388
Work type: Adjunct Faculty, Hourly and Temporary
Location: Arnold/Main Campus
Categories: Hourly and Temporary, Adjunct Faculty

Title: Dental Assisting Instructor

Department: Continuing Ed & Workforce Dev

Campus Location: Arnold/Main Campus

Salary Range: $38/hour

Work Mode: This position requires some regular in-person presence on campus or at alternative locations, depending on business needs of the office.

Hours Per Week: Flexible- days, evenings, weekends

Position Type: Adjunct Faculty

Position Summary

Part time adjunct position located in the new Health and Life Sciences Building (HLSB) on the Arnold campus. Instructor is responsible for classroom and lab instruction in the Dental Assisting field. The instructor is to follow the curriculum outline and learning expectations as provided. Content is housed in Canvas (online learning platform). Instructors must have some computer experience, expertise in the Dental Assisting field or higher and the ability to effectively manage a classroom. Prior teaching experience is not required. A desire to share your knowledge of the Dental field is a must! Instructors will be required to adhere to Anne Arundel Community College’s Adjunct Faculty Instructional policies and procedures.

Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) is committed to enriching the educational experience it offers through the diversity of its faculty, administrators, and staff members. The college seeks to recruit and support a broadly diverse team who will contribute to the college's excellence, diversity of viewpoints and experiences, embrace concepts of equity and inclusiveness, and support the equal rights of all people by advancing the understanding and appreciation of differences including age, race, gender, ability, religious convictions, socio-economic status, ethnic heritage, or sexual orientation.

While we appreciate your interest in employment with Anne Arundel Community College, applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis. Employment-based visa sponsorship (including H-1B sponsorship) is not available for any position.

In the best interest of the College, only individuals who are residents of Maryland or one of the following states will be eligible for employment at the college: Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia. The college will annually review this restriction and, if appropriate, expand the list of states of employment eligibility.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

• Prepare materials needed for instruction, labs, and supplies;
• Provide basic lab maintenance and track inventory of equipment and tools utilized;
• Relate instruction and material to course objectives;
• Discuss and demonstrate workplace safety, personal/patient safety and infection control;
• Communicate effectively and efficiently with students, other faculty and staff;
• Submit grades, attendance, reports and records in a timely manner.

Required Qualifications:

Must be a licensed Dental Hygienist or Dental Assistant.
Minimum of 3 years of experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Teaching experience preferred.

Advertised: 23 Nov 2022 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close:


With learning as its central mission, Anne Arundel Community College has responded to the needs of a diverse community for more than 50 years by offering high quality, affordable and accessible learning opportunities.

The college’s nationally recognized and award-winning programs have helped its more than 50,000 students annually achieve their academic, professional and personal goals in more than 200 areas of study.

AACC is a fully accredited, public, two-year institution offering credit programs leading to an associate degree, certificate or a letter of recognition. Students may prepare to transfer to a four-year institution or prepare for an immediate career.

AACC also offers extensive lifelong learning opportunities and noncredit, continuing education to those seeking career training or retraining, working to boost basic skills or pursuing new areas of interest.

In addition to its main campus in Arnold, Md., the college has degree centers at Arundel Mills, in Glen Burnie and at centers and schools around the county  

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