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Dental Hygienist - BC Cancer Vancouver

Dental Hygienist

BC Cancer Vancouver, $31.36 to $39.10 per hour.

What you’ll do

  • Provides oral hygiene services and oral hygiene instruction to CCABC patients.
  • Performs oral hygiene procedures on registered CCABC patients.
  • Assists in the initial assessment of patients by performing detailed examination of teeth and determining oral hygiene status of patient. Records findings in patient chart.
  • Attends to patients on the hospital wards as required.
  • Participates in teaching and research activities of the Department of Dentistry.

What you bring

  • Grade 12 supplemented with the successful completion of a recognized certificate or degree in Dental Hygiene.
  • Licensed with the College of Dental Hygienists of British Columbia. 
  • Three (3) years of experience in general dental hygiene practice including one (1) year of experience in dental hygiene with hospitalized patients or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience acceptable to the Agency.

What’s in it for you

Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.

  • Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
  • Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.
  • Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan.
  • 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
  • Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.

Temporary, Part-Time (0.60 FTE Until March 2021)
Wage: $31.36 to $39.10 per hour
600 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Monday, Wednesday, Friday:
Requisition Number: 98621

What we do

BC Cancer provides comprehensive cancer control for the people of British Columbia.

Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs:

PHSA is committed to employment equity and hires on the basis of merit, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.

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