Danville Community College developed from two institutions, Danville Technical Institute and the Danville Division of Virginia Polytechnic Institute opened in 1936 as Danville Textile School, becoming Danville Technical Institute just after World War II. The Danville Division of Virginia Polytechnic Institute first began as an engineering division in 1946 and was later expanded to include the first two years of course work for all engineering, business administration, liberal arts, and science majors. Beginning in the summer of 1966, all programs taught by Danville Technical Institute were brought under the Virginia Department of Community Colleges. Effective July 1, 1968, the Danville Division of Virginia Polytechnic Institute merged with the existing community college providing the comprehensive programs now offered.The clinical instructor will assist with students and patients in the dental hygiene clinic, teaching correct techniques for the use of instruments, dental cleanings and radiographs.Previous applicants are still under review and do not need to re-apply.
Dental hygienist licensed in Virginia or eligible for Virginia licenseBachelors's degree in Dental HygieneExcellent Microsoft Office skills.Excellent communication, interpersonal, and time-management skills.Ability to utilize campus resources including software and college learning management systems.Ability to exercise discretion and use sound judgement in decision making.Ability to communicate with a diverse community of faculty, staff and students.Skilled in written and oral communication.Skilled in monitoring, mentoring, and evaluating.Skilled in developing, implementing, and communicating college policies and procedures.Skilled in problem-solving and working effectively with administration, faculty, staff and studentsCommitment to teaching excellence with an enthusiasm for teaching.Ability to use technology to enhance instruction.Ability to effectively teach in classrooms and labs.
Virginia's Community College's educate 240,000 credit students annually and over 170,000 non-credit students at 23 Community Colleges with over 40 campus locations throughout the Commonwealth. Our mission is to provide comprehensive higher education and workforce training programs and services of superior quality. These programs are financially and geographically accessible to meet the individual, business, and community needs of the Commonwealth.