Oral Health Officer (Dental Officer)

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Oral Health Officer (Dental Officer)

  • Post Date:December 14, 2021
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  • Career Level Officer
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 1-3 Years
  • Industry Health Care
Job Description

City of Harare is inviting suitable applicants for the vacant position of ORAL HEALTH OFFICER (DENTAL OFFICER) that has arisen in its Health Department.

GRADE: 5
LOCATION: CLINICS AND HOSPITALS
REPORTS TO: HEAD ORAL HEALTH SERVICES

JOB OBJECTIVE

To provide effective, efficient and adequate management of oral health services plus supervision of subordinates.

KEY RESULT AREAS

  • Provides dental treatment to patients in conservation, prosthetics, orthodontics, periodontics, minor oral surgery, preventive dentistry and referral of patients requiring treatment that may not be provided at the clinic.
  • Direct supervision of the Gershon Dental clinic staff.
  • Plans, manages and co-ordinates oral health activities.
  • Teaches dental students on internship and dental staff.
  • Attends district meetings involving other stakeholders.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Basic Dental Degree (BDS)
  • Professional Registration and Practising certificates a must.
  • At least 1 year practical working experience as a Dental Practitioner

KEY COMPETENCES

  • Ability to work long hours, often under pressure.
  • Good practical skills.
  • Ability to solve problems.
  • Effective decision-making skills.
  • Good Leadership and management skills.
  • Good communication skills and compassionate and a good bedside manner.
  • Analytical ability.

Applications clearly marked, on the envelope, the position being applied for, shall be addressed to:

The Human Capital Director, City of Harare, P O Box 1680, Harare,

OR hand delivered to

Records Office,Basement, Room B32, Rowan Martin Building, Harare

Not later than 16 December 2021.

City of Harare is an equal opportunities employer.