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 Development

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is looking for a dental hygiene educator to join our amazing staff team in Ottawa as manager of professional development. This dental hygienist would have a sound knowledge of adult education principles, experience in project management, and the ability to strategically plan a suite of professional development (PD) offerings to continually meet the needs of CDHA’s national membership. Could this person be you?

A member of CDHA’s dental hygiene practice team and reporting to the director of dental hygiene practice, the manager of professional development is responsible for the development and delivery of CDHA’s PD offerings to members and dental hygienists nationally, including online courses, webinars, workshops, and the biennial national conference (scroll down for the complete job description).

As a qualified candidate, you are a registered dental hygienist with an undergraduate degree. You have teaching experience in an accredited dental hygiene program or experience delivering adult education. You are a strategic thinker and an excellent communicator with a passion for imparting knowledge.

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 position is located in beautiful Ottawa, Ontario, and is full time, indeterminate.

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 no later than Friday, July 6, 2018.

*Interviews are anticipated to take place the week of either July 16 or 23.

Please contact Melanie Martin, director of dental hygiene practice, with questions at 1-800-267-5235 /

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.