General Duties & Responsibilities: To conduct routine eye examinations Diagnose and detect refractive errors and offer appropriate corrections Prescribe appropriate optical correction that include eyeglasses and contact lens Evaluate eye related symptoms and offer appropriate referral where necessary. Take detailed medical histories that include current and past prescriptions Educate and advise patients on proper eye care while maintain high standard of care Optometrist should be conversant with the use of all the optical instruments in the examination room.
Requirements Must have graduated from a recognized institution Diploma in Optometry from a recognized institution (a degree will be an added advantage) Two years’ experience as optometrist. Knowledge and experience in the use of advanced optical equipment. Confident and articulate. Responsible individual, exhibiting discipline and integrity. A quick learner, adaptable and able to work well under pressure. Good organization and administrative skills. Excellent attention to detail.