Fenway Health Dental Hygienist, Part-Time in Boston, Massachusetts
Dental Hygienist, Part-Time
Boston, MA (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=1340+Boylston+St+Boston+MA+02215) • Dental
Fenway Health is seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist to join our fantastic team of oral health care providers. Our Dental Department is highly collaborative, team-oriented, and built on a passion for providing high-quality dental care to patients. Our Dental Hygienists are a critical part of this team, ensuring that our patients receive compassionate, high-quality oral hygiene and appropriate preventative services. New grads are encouraged to apply!
As a Dental Hygienist with Fenway Health, you will:
Provide high-quality clinical services to patients of Fenway Health’s Dentistry Department
Obtain baseline oral hygiene assessment data based on accepted principles of oral hygiene and periodontal care
Provide oral health education and appropriate individual counseling for all center dental patients
Provide clinical oral hygiene services and independent procedures including dental prophylaxis, scaling, sealant application, and fluoride application
Record patient-hygienist transactions as they occur in the patient’s dental record so that the dental record accurately and completely reflects the nature of the contact, the condition of the patient, and the care or treatment provided
Integrate appropriate patient dental hygiene care with other health care professionals involved in the patient’s health care management
Perform other related job duties as required.
Fenway Health offers amazing benefits to those working 20+ hours including:
Generous paid time off
Comprehensive and low-cost health and dental insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Tuition reimbursement up to $3,000 per year, after one year of service
Employer contributions towards a 403(b) retirement savings account and profit sharing, after one year of service
Employee wellness program
Corporate discounts for auto/home/pet insurance, local gyms, restaurants, and more!
Supportive environment, cultural diversity, enthusiastic team members, excellent benefits. Fenway Health Dental was my "unicorn" office. I compare all offices to theirs.
I love working for Fenway Health because of the commitment we have to offer excellent care to all patients
Working for Fenway Community Health has given me the opportunity to work directly with my community to make a meaningful impact.
Graduation from an accredited School of Dental Hygiene
Unrestricted license to practice Dental Hygiene in the State of Massachusetts
Current CPR (BLS) Certification
Local anesthesia certification
Working knowledge of all phases of the field of the dental hygiene
Skill in the techniques of oral hygiene procedures and the use of equipment, instruments, and materials
Knowledge and practice of preventive dentistry and ability to instruct patients
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients and staff
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Experience working in an ethnically, culturally, and racially diverse environment preferred
Ability to work harmoniously with diverse groups of individuals required
Ability to work harmoniously and effectively with colleagues, patients, clients and vendors across the spectrum of diversity, including but not limited to race, ethnicity, color, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, socio-economic status, national origin and immigrant status, religious or spiritual identity, disability (physical, mental, emotional and developmental), veteran status, and/or limited English proficiency.
Willingness to contribute towards Fenway’s efforts in becoming an anti-racist organization and promoting a culture dedicated to ongoing development in service of humility, equity, diversity, inclusion, and belonging, where differences are acknowledged and valued.
LGBTQIA+ identified persons, Black, Indigenous, and other people of color (BIPOC), and individuals from other historically underrepresented communities are strongly encouraged to applyHighly experienced individuals may be compensated at a higher rate.
$44 - $49 per hour