Job Summary


 

Applications are invited for the following post : Graduate Trainees – Optometrist (3 Posts)

 

Duties And Responsibilities


 

The candidate should be able to:

Offer a comprehensive eye examination as prescribed and to the expectations of the Zimbabwe Optometric Association and the World Council of Optometry;
Apply this examination to come up with a conclusive diagnosis and an appropriate management plan;
Correctly use available optometric equipment to come up with a suitable diagnosis;
Educate and counsel patients on contact lens care, visual hygiene, lighting arrangements and safety factors under supervision;
Consult with and refer patients to ophthalmologist or other health care practitioners for additional medical treatment as appropriate under supervision;
Prescribe therapeutic procedures to correct or conserve vision under supervision;
Provide vision therapy and low vision rehabilitation under supervision;
Organize outreach services and perform other official duties that may be assigned under supervision.

Qualifications And Experience


 

Applicants must have the following qualifications:

A Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Optometry passed with at least an upper second (2.1) class attained in the past year;
It is expected that the candidates would have basic educational qualifications at ‘A’ and ‘O’ Levels which include English Language, Mathematics and Science;
The candidate should have valid registration papers issued by the Pharmacist Council of Zimbabwe Optometry Internship;
The applicants must be 25 years of age and below

How To Apply


 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

Interested and qualified persons should send one set of their application merged in continuous pdf format to recruitment@buse.ac.zw consisting of the application letter, certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts, National ID, Birth Certificate and a Curriculum Vitae giving full personal details including full names, place and date of birth, qualifications, previous employment and experience, telephone number, present salary, date of availability, names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers of at least three referees.

Applications should clearly indicate the “Post” which is being applied for in the subject line and addressed to:

The Assistant Registrar- Human Resources

Bindura University of Science Education

P Bag 1020

BINDURA

Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to. The closing date for the receipt of applications is Monday, 21 March 2022.

 

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