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Dental Hygiene Instructor

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Dental Hygiene Instructor
Faculty Appointment Types Full-time Probationary
Job Summary
The College of New Caledonia is recruiting for a Full Time Probationary Faculty appointment in the Dental Hygiene program. The successful candidate will be involved in delivering years one and two of the program and will teach theory, lab and clinical courses.

You will be part of an education team at CNC, engaged in contributing to, and supporting student’s goals and the College’s vision, Strategic Plan, Educational Plan and goals. In addition, you will contribute to a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner that allows you to interact with students, co-workers, management and external partners.
Skills & Qualifications
  • Licensing with the British Columbia College of Oral Health Professionals (BCCOHP) or eligibility for licensure with BCCOHP.
  • Local anesthetic certification with BCCOHP or eligibility for licensure with BCCOHP.
  • Dental Hygiene Practitioner © or Registered Dental Hygienist ©.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a field related to dental hygiene education (example: bachelors in dental hygiene, education, sciences). Candidates enrolled in but not completed in a bachelor’s degree program will be considered. A plan for completion of the bachelor’s degree within 5 years or less will be required.
  • BC Provincial Instructor Diploma Program (PIDP) or similar courses. Candidates enrolled in but not completed the PIDP will be considered.
  • 3 years of experience in the dental hygiene profession.
  • Computer literacy including use of electronic learning platforms.
  • A combination of education and teaching experience will be considered

  • Master’s Degree in a related field of study.
  • Previous teaching experience
  • Diversity in dental employment experience.

The successful candidate for this position will demonstrate strong organization abilities and be able to set priorities; have strong interpersonal, teamwork and leadership skills; strong professional commitment; an on-going interest in student success and lifelong learning; excellent communication skills and work collaboratively with educational partners.

You will promote a positive work atmosphere and communicate in a professional manner that demonstrates mutual respect with students and colleagues.
Salary $71,727 - $85,106 Commensurates with qualifications and relevant experience
Location Prince George
CNC Campus Prince George
Province BC
Country Canada
Department School of Health Sciences
Posting Detail Information

Posting Number 23-316FP
Employee Group Faculty
Desired Start Date 08/01/2024
Position end date (if sessional or part-time)
Additional Appointment Details
Posting Competition Status Accepting Applications
Number of Positions to fill 2
Open Date 03/25/2024
Screening/Close Date 04/12/2024
Remain Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instruction/Details to Applicant
Note to Applicants for faculty postings:
The College of New Caledonia has a Faculty Database that we use to search all submitted resumes to find faculty with the appropriate qualifications we are looking for. If you would like to be considered for instructional work that you are qualified for, please send your resumes (in MS Word, see note below) and certifications to indicating this submission is for the Faculty Database. Thank you for your interest in instructing at CNC.

Note: Please be aware that your resume MUST be in MS Word (.doc or .docx), in order for our database to perform an accurate search. Other documents like certifications, reference letters, etc. can be submitted as either PDFs or image documents (.rtf, .rtx, .txt).

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you legally able to work in Canada?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you completed the Provincial Instructor Diploma Program?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a bachelor's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you currently licensed, or eligible for licensure, with the British Columbia College of Oral Health Professionals (BCCOHP)?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Are you currently certified to administer local anesthesia, or eligible for certification, with the British Columbia College of Oral Health Professionals (BCCOHP)?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts
  2. Other 2
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Credentials
  5. Other