Posting Title : OFFICE ASSISTANT - Department of Public Health and Community Service
Requisition Number : 1647
City : Boston
State/Province : Massachusetts
Zip code : 02111
Job Description-Overview :
The purpose of Department of Public Health and Community Service is to foster optimal health and quality of life through good oral health with a commitment to socially responsible education, patient care, and research and community service.Activities of the Department include promoting, developing and maintaining school-based dental programs.
The Dental Office Assistant's key responsibilities include:
·coordinating the consent process for the Smart Smiles Dental Program in the Boston Public Schools
·checking eligibility and dental histories of program participants
·maintaining the schedule for the school based programs
Other responsibilities include case management of patients referred to community dentists for restorative dental care and maintaining the monthly p-card report for the Tufts Community Dental Program. Occasionally the office assistant will be called out to the field to assist with activities at the school based dental programs.
Job Description - Requirements :
Basic requirements: 0-2 years office experience, High School Diploma or GED and a valid Driver’s License, Proficient with Microsoft Office suite, ability to lift up to 25 lbs with or without accommodation.
Preferred requirements: Associate and/or Bachelor’s degree and Team player willing to work in a fast paced and changing environment.
Special Work Schedule Requirements: This is a part-time position; 17.5 hours a week benefit eligible position.
Please apply online at http://hr.tufts.edu/jobs
JOB REQUISITION #: 1647
Tufts University is an AA/EO employer and actively seeks candidates from diverse backgrounds.