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Pediatric Ophthalmologist

Job Opportunities

 
To: All interested candidates.
From: Human Resources Department, Angkor Hospital for Children
Position: Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Report to: AHC Medical Director
Vacancy: 1 position
Job Location : Angkor Hospital for Children, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Closing Date : 21st July 2017

Angkor Hospital for children (AHC) is a non-profit organization providing free medical care to children in Siem Reap. AHC is looking for a highly motivated Cambodian individual who can fulfill the currently vacant position of Pediatric Ophthalmologist
 

General description

 
Ophthalmologist is responsible for examining and managing patients both at the outpatient eye clinic and those patients who are admitted for ophthalmologic problems.
 

Responsibilities/Duties

 

  1. Ophthalmologic Responsibilities
     

    • Eye examination, consultation and prescription in Eye Clinic and OPD.
    • Inpatients admitted for ophthalmologic problem.
    • Consulting physician for patients with medical problems who have a secondary ophthalmologic issue.
    • Eye surgery in OT
       
      – Minimum two elective cases per week.

      – Emergency cases as needed

    • Minor procedure cases in Eye minor procedure room.
    • On call for emergency cases following on call schedule.
    • Assist volunteer ophthalmologists and actively make an effort to learn from them.
  2.  

  3. General pediatric responsibilities
     

    • Join Introduction module organized by medical education.
    • Work full time at Eye Clinic after finishing probation period.
    • Attend General Doctor meeting each month.
  4.  

  5. Educational Responsibilities
     

    • Attend English classes.
    • Join Continuing Professional Development (CPD) program.
    • Attend CME activities like Journal Club and Mortality Meetings.
    • Keep up to date with current ophthalmologic practices and share any new information with other medical staff.
    • Educate patients and families about diagnoses, treatment, prognosis, and basic eye care including preventative care such as hygiene and injury prevention.
    • Provide lectures related to eyes disease as requested.
    • Provide regular teaching in the Eye Clinic.

 

Requirements

 

  • Medical Doctor specialized in Ophthalmology or higher from an institution recognized by Ministry of Education Youths and Sport, Cambodia.
  • Willing to learn and improve knowledge.
  • Flexible working times and ability to work day and on call basis.
  • Ability to build good inter-personal relationships.
  • Good command of English and Khmer (written / spoken / comprehension).
  • Computer literacy.
  • Able to work in a team environment involving different departments and will be able to work in any units at the hospital.
  • Be enthusiastic and hard working.
  • Be honest and trustworthy./li>

 

How to apply

 
Interested candidates are requested to fill in an Application for Employment (available at HR Department or download from http://angkorhospital.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Application-Form-PDF.pdf along with Curriculum Vitae, Cover letter and eligible Certificate of degree to: Angkor Hospital for Children, Tep Vong Road & Umchhay Street, Svay Dangkum, Siem Reap province‐district, PO Box 50, Siem Reap, Kingdom of Cambodia.Tel: (+855) 63 963 409, 092 976 687 or via email: [email protected].

Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interview and submitted applications will not be returned. “Applicants who do not complete an AHC application form will not be considered”

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