|Job type||Part Time|
When all employees are embraced, respected and heard, we will build a collaborative, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist culture where everyone thrives.
Job Class: Special Care Dentist
Agency: Human Services Dept
Make a difference in the lives of Minnesotans.
The work you'll do is more than just a job. Join the talented, engaged and inclusive workforce dedicated to creating a better Minnesota.
Are you a dentist with a calling to care for patients with special needs?
We are currently seeking 2 part time dentists who are passionate about making a difference in the lives of patients visiting our 5 different dental clinics: Brainerd, Fergus Falls, Cambridge, Faribault and Willmar.
Dental services provided at the clinic will include: exams, cleanings, x-rays, and fluoride treatments, in addition to general restorative dentistry such as fillings, extractions, root canals, partials/dentures and hospital dentistry. Due to the nature of our clients and the services provided, the ability to provide IV sedation dentistry, when needed, is required.
You will provide dental care for special needs patients, primarily adults, with developmental disabilities and mental health disorders. Patients include clients from our Community Behavioral Health Hospitals, Minnesota Specialty Health System, as well as group home residents from our Community Based Services sub-contracted facilities.
You'll work in cooperation with dental staff (Hygienists and Assistants), our client's direct support team of nursing staff, medical practitioners, administration and the community to provide a coordinated dental health program for each patient.
To facilitate proper crediting, please ensure that your resume clearly and thoroughly describes your experience in the areas listed.
Reference/Background checks - The Department of Human services will conduct reference checks to verify job-related credentials and criminal background check prior to appointment.
The individual(s) selected for this position are required to attest to and provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination by their first day of employment, per federal requirements. The individual(s) selected for the position may request an accommodation if they are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccination due to: (a) a recognized medical condition for which a COVID-19 vaccine is contraindicated; or (b) an objection based upon a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. For additional information about this COVID-19 vaccination requirement, contact Heidi Schurmann in DHS Human Resources at email@example.com . Please do not email or provide any proof of vaccination with your application/resume. This information will be collected from you if you are hired for this position.
How to Apply
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If you have questions about the position, contact Heidi Schurmann at email@example.com or 651-431-3464 .
To receive consideration as a Connect 700 Program applicant, apply online, email the Job ID#, the Working Title and your valid Proof of Eligibility Certificate by the closing date to Heidi Schurmann at firstname.lastname@example.org .
About Human Services Dept
WE MAKE A DIFFERENCE! The Minnesota Department of Human Services impacts the lives of 1.7 million people every year, helping them meet their basic needs so they can achieve their highest potential.
Why Work for Us
We are committed to continually developing a workforce that reflects the diversity of our state and the populations we serve. The varied experiences and perspectives of employees strengthen the work we do together and our ability to best serve the people of Minnesota.
A recent engagement survey of State of Minnesota employees found:
Our benefits aim to balance four key elements that make life and work meaningful: health and wellness, financial well-being, professional development, and work/life harmony. As an employee, your benefits may include:
Programs, resources and benefits eligibility varies based on type of employment, agency, funding availability, union/collective bargaining agreement, location, and length of service with the State of Minnesota.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Minnesota state agencies are equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employers. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.
We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email email@example.com and indicate what assistance is needed.
|Employer||Minnesota Department of Human Services|