Part Time & Full Time Positions Available

Bala Kids Dentistry is a new growing practice with the latest technology and state-of-the-art equipment.  We are looking for someone to establish a career with us and not just here for a job. The desired candidate has exceptional interpersonal skills and works well in a team environment to build strong relationships with our patients and parents. Our primary focus is providing excellent patient care, so the individual must enjoy working with children and be compassionate and patient orientated.  Interested applicants may apply by clicking here or on the button below. Our full time positions include benefits such as vacation, holiday, 401K, health insurance and bonuses.

Dental Hygienist or EFDA: (Part time)

Qualifications:
• X-ray certification for the state of Pennsylvania
• Expanded Functions Dental Assistant certification for the state of Pennsylvania OR
• Must be a Registered Dental Hygienist for the state of Pennsylvania
• CPR certified
• Cleared through the State of PA to work on children: determined through Criminal Background Check, Finger Printing, and Child Abuse Clearance
• Prefer 1+ years of experience as a dental assistant or hygienist with or without expanded function responsibilities

Responsibilities:
• Equipment set-up, breakdown, and sterilization assistance
• Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols
• Provide postoperative instructions prescribed by dentist
• Interact with patients and/or the parents or guardians of patients on a variety of topics
• Educate patients, and/or the parents or guardians of patients, on the importance of routine dental hygiene and plaque control programs
• Educate patients, and/or the parents or guardians of patients on the importance of any recommend follow-up appointments
• Record treatment information in patient chart / electronic record
• Clean and sanitize the rooms in preparation for the next patient
• Sterilize or disinfect instruments, set up instrument trays, prepare materials
• Restock supplies
• Follow OSHA and CDC protocol
• Comply with HIPAA regulations

 

Dental Assistant: (Part time OR Full time) 

Qualifications:
• X-ray certification for the state of Pennsylvania
• Technical school, certification, training or apprenticeship required beyond high school
• CPR certified
• Cleared through the State of PA to work on children: determined through Criminal Background Check, Finger Printing, and Child Abuse Clearance
• Prefer 1+ years’ of experience

Responsibilities:
• Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols
• Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient.
• Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist’s access; suctioning; passing instruments.
• Provide postoperative instructions prescribed by dentist
• Interact with patients and/or the parents or guardians of patients on a variety of topics
• Educate patients, and/or the parents or guardians of patients, on the importance of routine dental hygiene and plaque control programs
• Record treatment information in patient chart /electronic record
• Clean and sanitize the rooms in preparation for the next patient
• Sterilize or disinfect instruments, set up instrument trays, prepare materials
• Restock supplies
• Follow OSHA and CDC protocol
• Comply with HIPAA regulations