Established in 1987, Population Services Zimbabwe (PSZ) an affiliate of Marie Stopes International, is one of the largest organisations providing specialised Sexual and Reproductive Health in Zimbabwe, complementing the Ministry of Health and Child Care and the Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council. The organisation seeks to fill the following positions
Reporting to the Clinic Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for performing ultrasound procedures. The role will also involve corresponding with other health professionals to ensure timely and appropriate management of clients in line with MoHCC and PSZ guidelines.
The incumbent will be responsible for the following, among other duties: Performing ultrasound/sonography procedures; Making use of ethical & critical thinking skills to perform diagnostic imaging safely; Using positioning tools & safety equipment to ensure client safety and comfort throughout the imaging; Reviewing client’s medical record prior to their appointment and have a clear understanding of the images required; Interpreting images, document records and prepare medical reports and present preliminary findings to healthcare practitioners; Adhering to best medical practices and observes laws and medical professional ethics; Developing strategies to improve the uptake of ultrasound scan services within clinics; Registering/renewing of registration of PSZ and Ultrasound facilities; Coordinating stakeholders’ engagement and attending of such meetings.
Degree in Radiography; Post Graduate Diploma in Sonography / Masters of Medical Sonography; Must be a registered practising sonographer; Registered with the Allied Health Practitioners Council of Zimbabwe; Must have an Open Practicing Certificate (OPC); Proven computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Internet); 2 years experience in offering medical ultrasound services; A strong client focus with good communication skills; Knowledge of transducers and other ultrasound scan equipment.
Applications, should clearly state the position being applied for under the subject in your email and should include a cover letter and a curriculum vitae with three (3) referees. Applications should be received by 1pm on 6 May 2022 and should be directed to email [email protected] Early applications are encouraged as shortlisting and interviews will be on a rolling basis.
PSZ does not charge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process. PSZ subscribes to the Marie Stopes International Child Safeguarding Policy. The successful candidates will undergo background checks and will be required to commit to writing an agreement to adhere to the guidelines of this policy.