The Meadow Lake Tribal Council (MLTC) is seeking a dynamic, motivated individual for the full-time position of Dental Therapist for the communities of Birch Narrows Dene Nation and Buffalo River Dene Nation.
The MLTC Dental Therapist 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.
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.
Knowledge of and sensitivity to Aboriginal culture and cross-cultural issues.
Ability to work with other professionals both independently and as a team member.
Have excellent organizational, decision making and professional judgement skills.
A letter of application; resume stating qualifications and employment history; copies of credentials; current RCMP Security Clearance/Vulnerable Sector check; copy of valid driver’s license; and a list of three (3) current professional references to:
Human Resources Department
8003 Flying Dust Reserve
MEADOW LAKE, SK S9X 1T8
Phone: (306) 236-5654 Fax: (306) 236-6301
For more information, please contact Millie Campbell, Senior Dental therapist @ (306)236-5817 or visit the MLTC website at www.mltc.ca
Extended Deadline: Friday, July 18, 2014 MLTC sincerely appreciates and thanks all individuals for their applications,
however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.