Check In & Check Out
No need to be a professional artist for this volunteer position – we provide all supplies, including stencils and example photographs.
Will escort children between stations and chaperone children in waiting areas.
May use own personal camera or utilize TeamSmile’s GoPro to take photos and videos at the program.
Physical Activities Area
Entertains and interacts with children in physical activity area. Directions and activities provided.
Help bridge communication barriers with children and/or parents.
Will be utilized to distribute instruments and dental materials.
Will be utilized in x-ray, sterilization, central distribution, or at treatment chair assisting a dentist.
Will be utilized in patient exam, x-ray, or assigned to a dental treatment chair.
Will be utilized to perform scaling, polishing, and/or placing sealants.
Will review children’s medical history at check in.
Will be utilized to sterilize dental instruments.
Student Dental Assistant
Will be utilized in x-ray, assigned to a dental station as a runner, or in the sterilization area.
Will be utilized in x-ray, patient exam, or assigned a dental treatment chair depending on the student’s level of education.
Will be utilized in the preventative care area.