Your journey to a fulfilling career at NEW Health starts here!

NEW Health's Dental Assistant Training Program is a one-year, on-the-job training with full-time employment and benefits. Trainees are placed in one of three dental clinics in Stevens County - located in Colville, Nine Mile Falls, and Springdale - and learn Dental Assisting through hands-on, paid work.

Trainees will:

  • Become a Registered Dental Assistant with the state of Washington (online application and $40 fee)
  • Complete a 12-week, skills-based introduction to dental assisting
  • Complete 40 weeks of training at a NEW Health dental clinic - trainees will be full-time employees of NEW Health and will be paid with benefits
  • Transition to a regular, full-time position at NEW Health*
  • If desired, trainees who complete the program may continue to advance their careers by pursuing DANB certification to become a Certified Dental Assistant

Ready to take the first step? Apply today!

*Trainees agree to a 2-year employment commitment with NEW Health after successful completion of the training program.

Now accepting applications!

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This program is brought to you by NEW Health University, committed to creating community-based education pathways for rural youth and to empower employees with training, education, and internal career pathways to strengthen our current and future healthcare workforce.