Give the Gift of Smiles: Volunteer as a Dental Assistant

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Lakeland Volunteers In Medicine

Ignite your passion for community service and dentistry by becoming a Volunteer Dental Assistant at LVIM! Take a transformative step towards making a lasting impact on the lives of individuals in our community by ensuring they receive top-notch, compassionate dental care at no cost. Join us in this rewarding journey, where your dedication becomes the catalyst for positive change.

Benefits of Volunteering:

  • Join a supportive and welcoming team of professionals.
  • Training and mentorship from experienced dental professionals.
  • Valuable hands-on experience in a dental care setting.
  • Uncover hidden talents, develop new interests, and gain a deeper understanding of your own strengths and values.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assist dental professionals during patient procedures as a chair-side assistant.
  • Help prepare and organize tools and instruments for patient treatments.
  • Participate in processing dental X-rays under the guidance of the dental team.
  • Contribute to maintaining a clean and welcoming environment in treatment areas.

Qualifications:

  • Certified Dental Assistant or completion of 1-year on the job training.
  • Strong willingness to learn and receive feedback and direction.
  • Capacity to adapt to a fast-paced environment.
  • Attention to detail and proven organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a professional and positive attitude.

Embark on a journey of self-discovery as a volunteer, where you'll unearth hidden talents, cultivate fresh interests, and delve into a profound exploration of your own strengths and values. Through the act of giving back, not only do you make a positive impact on the community, but you also unlock untapped potential within yourself. Apply today and be a part of something truly special.

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training ProvidedFalse

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine
Community, Education & Literacy, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

600 West Peachtree StreetLakeland, FL 33815

(28.04795,-81.96292)
 

SKILLS

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REQUIREMENTS

  • WEEKDAYS, FEW_HOURS_WEEK

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