Dental Clinic Manager

Type of Position:
Professional Staff - Project/Program Administration

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Work Shift:

Day Shift (United States of America)

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Institution Name:

University of Arkansas at Little Rock
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is a metropolitan research university that provides an accessible, quality education through flexible learning and unparalleled internship opportunities. At UA Little Rock, we prepare our more than 8,900 students to be innovators and responsible leaders in their fields. Committed to its metropolitan research university mission, UA Little Rock is a driving force in Little Rock's thriving cultural community and a major component of the city and state's growing profile as a regional leader in research, technology transfer, economic development, and job creation.

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Children International

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Summary of Job Duties:

The Dental Clinic Manager will coordinate all dental outreach programs for UA Little Rock Children International. This is a full time position with full benefits. This position is governed by state and federal laws, and agency/institution policy.


Required Education and/or Experience:
  • Four (4) year degree plus two years of specialized training OR two (2) to three (3) years experience in oral health care or other healthcare program and or clinic management.

Preferred Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor's Degree OR two (2) to three (3) years of experience managing or with administrative responsibilities in a clinical setting.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Manage clinic operations of the Future Smiles Dental Clinic, school based dental clinic located inside of Wakefield Elementary School and all dental outreach programs;
  • Work in close collaboration with Little Rock School District, UAMS Dental Hygiene, UA Pulaski Technical College, Delta Dental, Arkansas Children's Hospital, other partners and CI programs to increase oral health care access to children and youth;
  • Work closely with CI Business Manager to efficiently manage all budget operations and grant funding by keeping accurate records, as well as providing timely reporting of expenditures;
  • Track, report and analyze data regarding dental screenings, dental visits, income and expendituresutilizing Eaglesoft Dental Software and Excel to present this data to partners in graphs, professional reports and presentations, as well as required by grant agreements;
  • Represent the organization professionally by fostering relationships with established partners and actively seeking out prospective partners, community groups and funding agencies;
  • Plan and coordinate the Dental Health Action Team;
  • Supervise Dental Program Staff;
  • Maintain and upkeep clinic compliance with regulatory agencies, dental records; conduct regular monitoring, following agency M & E protocol and timeline;
  • Must demonstrate strong leadership, communication and teamwork skills;
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check;
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Have demonstrated knowledge of oral health care for children and families;
  • Demonstrated ability and expertise in program coordination and delivery with multiple partners;
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare professional reports;
  • Ability to motivate and inspire staff, dental program participants and partners;
  • Energetic and passionate about oral health care for diverse constituents;
  • Strong multi-tasking abilities, recordkeeping skills, time management, and organizational skills to meet deadlines;
  • Strong verbal and written communication for internal and external engagements;
  • Demonstrated teamwork and problem-solving skills;
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check.

Salary Information:

Required Documents to Apply:
Cover Letter/Letter of Application, List of three Professional References (name, email, business title), Resume

Optional Documents:
Letters of Recommendation

Additional Information:

Please upload all required documents in the "Resume" attachment section of your application (before hitting the submit button), if you want to be considered for this position.

Recruitment Contact Information:
Mya Sandi Aung, Sr. Program Manager,

All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.

Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

Child Maltreatment
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is committed to providing a safe campus community. We conduct background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include a criminal background check and a sex offender registry check. For certain positions, there may also be a financial (credit) background check, a Motor Vehicle Registry ( MVR ) check, and/or drug screening. Required checks are identified in the position listing. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and actively seeks the candidacy of minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to disclosure. Persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States.

Constant Physical Activity:
Manipulate items with fingers, including keyboarding

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Occasional Physical Activity:


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