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Program Manager/Instructor, Dental Hygiene

College of Eastern Idaho
Idaho Falls, ID, ID

Job Details

Job Summary

Provides management for the Dental Hygiene program including program planning, staffing, management, coordination and evaluation. Provides instruction to post-secondary students in assigned content areas and other related activities. The incumbent will be working an 11 month contract.

Typical Job Functions

  • Performs managerial duties relating to the administration of the dental hygiene program
  • Hires adjunct faculty, part-time clinical staff and oversight dentist according to program needs
  • Supervises faculty and staff within the dental hygiene program and evaluates current and future personnel needs and performs yearly performance evaluations for direct reports
  • Reviews and approves leave requests, travel requests, and time-entry
  • Manages the program budget and provides yearly budget requests to the Department Chair
  • Tracks, purchases, approves, and reviews purchases of supplies and equipment
  • Maintains equipment used in the program and plans for future program equipment needs collaboratively with other dental programs
  • Works collaboratively with other dental programs to coordinate course schedules, clinical schedules, equipment needs etc.
  • Manages clinic operations collaboratively with other dental programs
  • Provides instruction to students in assigned dental hygiene courses and develops related instructional materials (such as syllabus, lectures, course materials, evaluation tools, classroom activities, and others)
  • Participates in statewide, college-level, and program-level planning and curriculum development
  • Ensures dental hygiene course, program and institutional assessments and reviews are completed and submitted by appropriate deadlines
  • Organizes and manages dental hygiene advisory committees to include: recommending members for committee appointment, holding meetings at least biannually, implementing recommendations, etc.
  • Serves as a student advisor for dental hygiene students
  • Participates in recruiting for the program
  • Develops and maintains good relationships with community stakeholders and other dental hygiene program managers statewide
  • Maintains program accreditation and performs all tasks related to program accreditation
  • Participates in college-wide accreditation tasks
  • Provides leadership within the College and community by promoting the mission and goals of the College
  • Maintains consistent office hours
  • Attends in-service meetings each semester
  • Attends graduation ceremonies
  • Participates on campus committees
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • A Master's Degree from an accredited institution
  • Graduate of a Dental Hygiene program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA)
  • Unencumbered Dental Hygiene License
  • 3-5 years of experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist
  • 1-3 years instructional experience
  • Incumbent must reside in Idaho (Currently CEI doesn’t sponsor H-1B Visas)
  • Additional Desired Qualifications

  • Experience managing and implementing budgets and budget procedures
  • 3-5 years experience in managerial positions including supervising employees, managing budgets and training
  • 3-5 years instructional experience
  • Bilingual (Spanish)

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    Physical Demands and Work Environment:

    Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes. The employee is regularly required to sit, stand and often uses repetitive hand motions.

    Background Investigations:
    Employment at College of Eastern Idaho will be contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background investigation and may require a credit and/or motor vehicle background investigation depending on the position. Please refer to Policy 225: Background Checks.

    AA/EOE/ADA - Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under states and federal laws and regulations.


    Welcome to College of Eastern Idaho!

    College of Eastern Idaho is Idaho's newest comprehensive community college. 

    At CEI our mission is "to provide open-access to affordable, quality education that meets the needs of students, regional employers, and community."  Our employees have the opportunity to be a positive influence in the lives of our students every day.  If you would like to join us in making a difference, and have a passion for higher education, we would encourage you to apply. 

    Please be aware that residence in the State of Idaho is considered a minimum qualification for all listed positions. At this time, College of Eastern Idaho is not able to employ people who reside outside of Idaho.

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    1600 S 25th E
    Idaho Falls

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