Optometrist needed at Abuja Clinics

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Job title : Optometrist

Job Location : Abuja

Deadline : February 29, 2024

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Responsibilities

  • Examine the eyes of patients of all ages in accordance with the guidelines laid out by the College of Optometrists and the General Optical Council.
  • Use specialist equipment for diagnosis and testing
  • Issue prescriptions for spectacles or contact lenses
  • Fit and check prescribed lenses in order to correct vision defects
  • Offer advice and reassurance about vision-related matters
  • Offer help and advice for patients choosing frames and lenses.
  • Write referral communications to doctors as required in line with legal guidelines
  • Liaise with other medical practitioners and sometimes share the care of patients with chronic ophthalmic conditions.
  • Meet sales targets with regard to selling spectacles & contact lenses.
  • Manage staff, including dispensing opticians and store staff as required.
  • Supervise and train store staff.
  • Open and close the store according to established guidelines.
  • Perform core administrative functions.
  • Provide emotional support and measures to alleviate fear and anxiety.
  • Assess patient and family readiness and identifying learning needs.
  • Lead/encourage multidisciplinary approach for patient’s discharge.
  • Develop and implement the teaching plan utilizing patient education manual.
  • Document patient and family education.
  • Participate in voluntary community health activities to promote, maintain and restore health and prevent diseases.
  • Adheres to Policies and Procedures.

Requirments

  • Candidates should possess B.Sc Degrees with 3 – 5 years relevant work experience.

Key Skills and Attributes:

  • Hold Computer literacy
  • Excellent Customer Service & Communication
  • Plan and perform daily activities in an organised manner
  • Kind, compassionate, dedicated and patient
  • Able to handle different kinds of emotions as well as manage on the job stress
  • Focused, detailed and creative in decision making
  • Physically and mentally stable to handle extended shifts as well as mental pressure and traumatic events
  • Able to review, analyze and respond to different situations they encounter daily
  • Think critically in adapting to change, judging situations and taking appropriate decisions

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