Job Type: Part Time
Location (Field): Damboa,Gwoza and Pulka,Borno-State.
The consultant will visit Damboa, Gwoza and Pulka to screen and diagnose ten (10) enrolled learners that may need eye glasses. Over a period of 3 working days, the consultant is to plan and develop a framework and write report at the end of the activity. Also, the consultant is expected to work with the education team (Project Implementation Team).
Asses and examine out of school learners with impaired vision in our three(3) implementing locations on Education, which are Damboa, Gwoza and Pulka.
Manage children with impaired vision.
Operate equipment such as ophthalmic lenses.
Provide advice and reassurance to children with impaired vision and families.
Educate the children with impaired vision understand their medical condition.
Requirements and Skills
University degree in Optics and Optometry or Ophthalmology or related field. Advanced qualifications or certifications in Optometry or Ophthalmology will be an advantage.
Proven work experience and name of the organization work with (Eye clinic or hospital) ,provide evidence.
Eye assessment skills as it deals with eye screening ,diagnosis and prescription of medical eye glasses.
Experience in working with Government agencies, NGOs or hospital would be an added advantage.
More than two years working experience in the field.
Time management (in managing deliverables)
Professionalism, courtesy, patience .
Fluency in English, Hausa, Kanuri, and basic fulfulde language is an added advantage.
Knowledge and understand DO NO HARM principles and internationally recognized child safeguarding standards.
Good knowledge of child safeguarding, PSEAH policies, and concept of DO NO HARM ,and good at working with children and vulnerable people especially in emergency settings.
Experience working with Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs),refugees, and other vulnerable populations.
Please Note: Women candidates are encouraged to apply