Dental Hygienist Team Lead

Job Locations US-MO-St. Louis
Missouri Big Smiles
Job Type
Dental Hygienist

Who We Are

Dentistry with a work-life balance

Make a difference while doing what you love

If you’re looking for a career opportunity at a competitive salary while helping kids in need, let’s talk.

Missouri Big Smiles, a school-based mobile dental practice, is seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist Team Lead in St. Louis, MO and surrounding areas to help provide dental care to underserved children at their school.

Our innovative in-school dental program offers something different than a traditional dental practice. With a workday that ends with the school day and no nights, weekends, or summers our program is perfect for people looking for a diverse and different working environment, working parents and anyone who wants to make a difference in the dental field.

Sound interesting? Call or text Lisa at 855-957-4375 or email

(If texting/emailing, please include your name, contact information and the location of this position.)


Currently offering a Sign-On Bonus! ($2,500)



Registered Dental Hygienist Qualifications: 

  • Must hold active RDH license 
  • Working experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist
  • Valid driver license, reliable transportation and a willingness to travel to schools across counties
  • Works well with others (both children and adults)
  • Current CPR (BLS) certification

Team Lead Requirements/Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for driving company vehicle
  • Must be willing to travel daily
  • Ability to meet deadlines and arrive on-time each day
  • Reliable, organized, punctual
  • Computer skills – Microsoft office applications
  • Great people skills - ability to communicate with Adults & Children
  • Must have valid drivers license, clean driving record
  • Order supplies, sterilizing instruments, spore testing
  • Responsible for back office duties
  • Keep van & equipment in good condition

Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) Responsibilities:

  • Assist with oral health management of all patients-being a team player at all times
  • Verify the identity of patient using name and date of birth prior to administering treatment, place your initials on the medical chart indicating that verification was made.
  • Obtain oral health assessment of each patient [new-baseline; follow-up patient]
  • Review medical history and other pertinent oral health information
  • Provide oral hygiene services including dental prophylaxis scaling, sealant application and fluoride application consistent with accepted best practices and standards.
  • Provide dental assistance as directed by the dentist
  • Provide oral health education and individual counseling to each patient according to known oral health care practices (e.g. tooth brushing, flossing)+)
  • Document provided dental services on the patient’s chart.
  • Daily travel to and from school sites


Missouri Big Smiles Offers:

  • Evenings, weekends and summers off!
  • Working a school day schedule (about 6 – 7 hours); on average between 8:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
  • Benefit package (health, dental, vision)
  • Unique work experience and flexible scheduling
  • Full and part time positions
  • Competitive compensation
  • State-of-the-art portable dental equipment
  • Latest technology & digital radiography


Want to learn more? Call or text Lisa at 855-957-4375 or email


(If texting/emailing, please include your name, contact information and the location of this position.)


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