Registered Dental Hygienist

Website Open Arms Free Clinic

Job details

Salary: From $40 an hour
Job Type: Part-time


  • Pediatrics: 1 year (Required)
  • Registered Dental Hygienist (Required)
  • Spanish (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Join a team making a difference! Open Arms Free Clinic (OAFC) is a nonprofit charitable clinic that provides preventative, diagnostic, and restorative dental services to uninsured and underinsured patients of all ages living in Walworth County. We are seeking a hygienist team to serve at the primary dental clinic (Elkhorn) and the school-based Seal-A-Smile program. The hours are flexible and provides great joy working with a mission-driven organization helping families connect to a compassionate patient-centered dental home in Walworth County.

Job Description: We are in search of dedicated, skilled, and compassionate dental hygienists to join our school-based oral health prevention program with the Wisconsin Seal-A-Smile program AND the in the Open Arms Dental Clinic for ongoing care.

Title: Registered Dental Hygienist

Department/Location: Elkhorn is the location for the primary dental clinic; and travel to the schools in the Walworth County will be on rotation from September – May.

Classification: Per diem

Compensation/Benefits: $40 per hour. Flexible hours and Paid mileage. After 60 days of commitment and confirmation for permanent hire, additional benefits include paid time off, health reimbursement account (HRA), dental, vision, and 401k match.

Required Education: Graduate of an accredited Dental Hygiene Program (required)

Main Responsibilities: Review the Health History of child Perform prophylaxis Apply fluoride Deliver Oral Hygiene Instructions Take notes and charting in patient’s chart Perform Hygiene Assessment Place sealants Deliver post-op and post-fluoride instructions Clean and set up the portable operatory Stock supply bins Educate the patients on oral health and provide dietary counseling

Technology Responsibilities: Use of DentaSeal charting software.

Beneficial Experience: Working with children and teens. Language Requirements: English; Bilingual in Spanish beneficial. Travel Requirements: Must be able to travel to any of the Walworth County school districts sites.


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Vision insurance

Schedule: Day shift

Experience: Pediatrics: 1 year (Required)

Language: Spanish (Preferred)

License/Certification: Registered Dental Hygienist (Required)

Work Location: Elkhorn, WI

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