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Dental Assistant – Edward M Kennedy Dental Clinic

Dental Assistant – Edward M Kennedy Dental Clinic

About The Position
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General Information:

  • Clinic: Edward M Kennedy Dental Clinic
  • Job Region: San Luis Valley
  • City: Monte Vista
  • Positions Available: 1 
  • Job Classification: Full Time
  • Hours per Week: 40 
  • Maximum Pay: Pay based on experience
  • Pay Unit: Hourly

Job Description:

Dental Assistant– Full-time position available in our Edward M Kennedy Dental Clinic in Monte Vista. Primary responsibility of the position is to perform chair side assisting for assigned dentist. Candidate must be able to work in a team environment and demonstrate professionalism working with co-workers, providers and a diverse patient population. Candidate must foster a culture of patient and family centered care, service, quality and safety excellence, while improving patient experience, employee experience and community relations.


Qualified candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent. Certified dental assistant, or previous dental assistant experience and bilingual skills desired.

  • Minimum Education Requirements: High School
  • Paid Sick Days/Year: 12 
  • Paid Vacation Days/Year: 10 
  • Paid Holidays/Year: 8 
  • Health Insurance Available: Yes 
  • Drug Test Required: Yes 

Valley-Wide Health Systems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or anyother status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.

Employee Rights Under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

Applications must be submitted by: Friday, July 15th, 2020 

Please submit applications/resumes to Human Resources at:
128 Market Street
Alamosa, CO 81101
Fax: 719.587.1525

or by e-mail: hr@vwhs.org.