Oral Health Officer

Date Posted:

01/05/2019

Deadline:

31/05/2019

Oral Health Officer


We are one of the leading dental clinics in Kenya and seek to recruit a qualified and experienced person in the role of Community Oral Health Officer for immediate employment.

Responsibilities

  • Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
  • Screening patients, reviewing a patient’s oral health history and teaching appropriate brushing and flossing techniques. In addition, welcoming, comforting, and draping patient.
  • Perform oral examination and charting, cleaning of teeth and polishing.
  • Perform simple extractions, place fissure sealants, and apply topical fluorides and temporary fillings, teeth replacement, RCT.
  • Use dental X-ray machines to take dental radiographs and develop the film for the dentist’s analysis.
  • Review pre-operative settings and make sure that the dentist has what is required to carry out dental procedures; i.e. provide necessary help to the dentist, including mixing materials, trimming, and polishing dental casts.

Requirements

  • Diploma in Community oral health or equivalent from a reputable institution.
  • Current practicing certificate.
  • At least 2 years of relevant clinical experience.
  • Good verbal communication skills – a good listener.

How to Apply

Send your CV to info@vimakdental.co.ke quoting “ORAL HEALTH OFFICER” on the subject line so as to reach us on or before 31st May 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited.


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