Open Door Health Center (ODHC) is a rapidly growing, innovative, and mission driven nonprofit. We provide integrated dental, behavioral health and medical care, and supportive services for low-income, underserved, and culturally diverse people. In addition to our newly expanded 17 operatory clinic within our fixed site in Mankato, MN, we also operate a 3 chair mobile clinic that travels across southern Minnesota. Our collegial team environment supports our mission to provide care for all who need it, while focusing on education and prevention as the keys to our support of patients.

Position Summary: The Dental Director is responsible for developing and overseeing the clinical aspects of the dental program, vision for growth and sustainability, mentoring staff dentists and dental therapists, as well as, providing direct dental care to patients. This position is responsible for supervision of Dentists, Dental Therapists, and the Dental Services Manager.

Position Requirements: The Dental Director must have a MN Dental Degree (DDS or DMD) in good standing with continuous medical education, experience supervision clinical staff, and experience practicing in a community health setting. The Dental Director manages the day-to-day clinical operations, delegates’ duties as necessary and determined, provides direct dental care to patients, precepts dental students during their rotation, and works collaboratively with other health care departments to ensure optimum patient health and patient care. This position requires the candidate to have strong written and verbal communication skills, experience in goal setting and creating a vision for growth, the ability to work with technology and electronic health records, and experienced integrating with the field of medicine.

Send a cover letter, with salary requirements, and resume to: Open Door Health Center, Attn: Human Resources, 309 Holly Lane, Mankato, MN 56001 or email