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Instructor Clinical Dentistry

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number 23FA0057
Position Title Instructor Clinical Dentistry
Pclass # F9809
Area Clinical Dentistry
Who We Are
Position Summary
Who We Are

We acknowledge that Vancouver Community College (VCC) is located on the traditional unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) peoples who have been stewards of this land from time immemorial.

For over 55 years, VCC has been a leader in innovative, experiential post-secondary learning. We’re one of B.C’s top employers and we are proud to inspire students to discover their passions, gain essential skills, and learn what it takes to succeed in a competitive workforce.

At VCC, we respect and celebrate our differences, and are committed to the work of decolonization, accessibility, and inclusivity for all. Be a part of creating an inclusive community that provides equitable opportunities for Indigenous and diverse representation, participation, and success for everyone.

We value lived experience and encourage applications from members of all groups experiencing barriers to equity. Come join the VCC community as we shape the future together.

This position is responsible for teaching students in an assigned field of study using a diverse set of instruction methods and tools. The position develops curriculum, prepares teaching materials, provides assessments of students’ progress. It ensures the proper stewardship of college facilities, equipment and other inventories. The position is also responsible for upholding the College’s policies and procedures and for participating in meetings and events and on committees.
Duties & Responsibilities
1. Teaches students using a diverse and systematic plan of lectures,presentations, demonstrations, discussion groups, laboratory work, shop sessions, seminars, case studies, field assignments and independent or group projects.
2. Develops curr iculum and prepares teaching materials and outlines for courses including audio visual and web-related materials where appropriate.
3. Prepares, a dministers and marks papers, tests, exams and other assessments to monitor and evaluate students’ progress. Provides detailed feedback on student performance.
4. Assists and provides support to students and potential students by advising on program curricula and career decisions.
5. Provides individualized or group tutorial or remedi al instruction to students who require it.
6. Maintains effective ste wardship of classroom facilities, equipment, materials, software and tools.
7. Arranges for and supervises independent or group projects, field placements, laboratory work or hands-on training.
8. Adheres to VCC policies and procedures including being available to students and maintaining confidentiality of student information.
9. Participates in departmental and college meetings and events. Consults with other College departments and may serve on committees concerning matters such as budgets, curriculum revision, and course and certificate or diploma requirements.
10. Performs other related duties as required.
Area Hiring Criteria
• Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree
• A current license to practice in British Columbia and in good standing with the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia
• Two years of clinical practice, with preference given to those with a related specialty area
• Currently in active dental practice and is prepared continue to practice dentistry
• BC Provincial Instructor’s Diploma or equivalent, or willingness to complete the program
• Preference given to those who have practice experience with a Dental Hygienist
• Preference will be given to those who have recent instructional experience
• Excellent communication abilities in both written and oral English
• Ability to collaborate as an effective member of a professional team
Salary Range - Prorated based on FTE $68.39 - $109.58/hour. Staring salary will be determined by education, experience and placement criteria as outlined in the VCCFA Collective Agreement.
Posting Detail Information

Employment Group Faculty
Type of Position Term
Employment Type Part Time
Department DENTAL HYGIENE
Primary Location - This position may require you to work at all VCC locations. Downtown
Is this posting only for internal applicants? No
Desired Start Date - May be subject to change 12/04/2023
Position End Date - If temporary
Additional Notes for Applicants
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Posting Open Date 08/14/2023
Posting Close Date 03/31/2024
Is this a pooled posting? No

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Applicant Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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