Kansas Recruitment Center - Job Details

Position#: KRC.0610.2101.10
Region: Southwest

Job Description:
KRC.0610.2101.10 Full time staff dentist position available at a federally-qualified community health center. There are currently several local volunteer dentists on staff. The clinic staff includes a part-time hygienist and fulltime dental assistant/receptionist. A staff dentist may be required to serve as the site director for all dental care delivery services at the particular site. Must be able to obtain a license from the State of Kansas or have a Federally Active license. Bilingual Spanish/English candidates are preferred. Candidates must possess a strong desire to work with a patient base comprised of various cultures and socio-economic groups. This clinic offers a competitive salary range of $105,000-$115,000. Great benefits are included in the position and include: health/life insurance, 403(b) pension plan with company match, continuing education, 10 paid holidays, 20 paid vacation days, 5 mission days, and other benefits.

Community Description:
Located in Southwest Kansas, this is a progressive community with a strong economic base and a low cost of living. The median age of the community is twenty-seven. The community values education and has an excellent school system, offering both private and public schools, as well as a community college. There are many amenities available in the community including a regional airport. Go on safari or take a walk through the jungle at the local zoo featuring over 350 animals in its beautifully landscaped grounds. The zoo is found in a park, along with a pool filled with 2.8 million gallons of water. Absorb a little more history and get off the beaten path with historic walking and driving tours, or step inside the historic hotel. If you’re looking for awesome golf, the local course is listed in the top 10 in Kansas and in the top 100 in the nation. Or, play against the south wind, a course laid out in the rolling sandhills at the local Country Club. Additional amenities include tennis, city recreation programs, pheasant hunting, camping, bowling, movie theater, health club, and art center. Annual events abound including dinner theatres, arts and crafts shows, antique malls and collectors’ shows. This area is a diverse part of Kansas with a melting pot of opportunity for business and pleasure. With 10 lodging properties here, there’s room for everyone to stay and play for several days.

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