Dental Therapists

Department: Health
Job Type: Full Time
Location: MLTC Head Office

Dental Therapists

Employment Opportunities

 

The Meadow Lake Tribal Council (MLTC) is seeking dynamic, motivated individuals to fill two (2) full-time, permanent positions of Dental Therapists. The MLTC Dental Therapists will provide basic preventative, diagnostic and restorative dental care to school age children and in emergency situations provide services to adults. Candidates will work within a holistic health approach and support ongoing community development in the field of dental health service delivery. As an employee of the MLTC, Primary Care services, you will receive clinical supervision and program support from the MLTC Senior Dental Therapist.  You will be expected to participate as a member of the health team in the First Nation(s) where you provide services.

 

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Graduate from a Certified/Diploma School of Dental Therapy and eligibility for registration with the Saskatchewan Dental Therapist’s Association. Certificate in First Aid & CPR.
  • Experience and knowledge of dental health principles and their relationship to health and disease as they apply to public health practices.
  • Must have excellent public relations to work with children, families, and communities in continued education of Dental Health Promotion.
  • Knowledgeable and respectful of First Nations culture and protocols in a health care context.
  • Ability to work with other professionals both independently and as a team member.
  • Have excellent organizational, decision making and professional judgement skills.
  • Excellent communication (written/verbal), problem solving, and time management skills.
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license and able to travel extensively.

 

Interested applicants are invited to submit: A letter of application; resume stating qualifications and employment history; copies of credentials; current RCMP Security Clearance (Criminal Records Check with a Vulnerable Sector Check); copy of valid driver’s license; and a list of three (3) current supervisory references to:

 

Human Resources Department

8003 Flying Dust Reserve

MEADOW LAKE, SK  S9X 1T8

Email: hrdepartment@mltc.net

Phone: (306) 236-5654 Fax: (306) 236-3509

 

For more information, please contact Jolene Iron, Senior Dental Therapist @ (306)236-5817 or visit the MLTC website at www.mltc.net

 

Deadline:         Friday, May 14, 2021

 

MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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