Jobs at The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA), a national non-profit association representing the sixth largest registered health profession in Canada, is currently seeking a

Manager of Professional Practice

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is looking for a seasoned dental hygiene leader to join our amazing staff team in Ottawa as Manager of Professional Practice.

As member of CDHA’s dental hygiene practice team and reporting to the director of dental hygiene practice, the manager of professional practice develops and leads the implementation of evidence-informed programs, special projects and services to support members in a wide variety of practice settings and serves as the primary staff resource for dental hygiene practice-related issues/questions (scroll down for the complete job description).

As a qualified candidate, you are a registered dental hygienist with an undergraduate degree. You have the ability to conduct research into workplace and professional practice issues and to apply the findings to support members in their practice of the profession. Sound knowledge and expertise regarding practice guidelines, standards, policies and procedures are used to put in place evidence-informed programs, systems and resources that promote healthy and respectful workplaces for dental hygienists.

At CDHA, we are proud to have what we believe to be one of the brightest and most dedicated employee teams around! We work hard together to create a work environment that fosters collaboration, creativity and work satisfaction for all of our employees.

CDHA offers a competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package. Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

This opportunity is located in beautiful Ottawa, Ontario and is full-time, indeterminate. Residence within the Ottawa region and having a physical presence at the CDHA Ottawa office is essential.

To submit your expression of interest, send your resume and a cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements of the position, along with your salary expectations, to by no later than Wednesday, November 21st, 2018.

Please contact Melanie Martin, Director of Dental Hygiene Practice with questions at 1-800-267-5235 ext. 131 /

For more information, read the full job description here.

The CDHA is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and offers a competitive annual salary.

We appreciate all applications. Please note we are only able to follow-up with those selected for an interview.