Orthoptist / Ophthalmic assistant - Chatswood, NSW
Description: Retina Associates- Chatswood Retina Service
ORTHOPTIST / OPHTHALMIC ASSISTANT- Full time / Part-time
Retina Associates-Chatswood is looking for a motivated
individual who is able to work as part of a team, and is keen
to develop further skills.
Retina Associates-Chatswood is
one of the Sydney’s largest and most experienced multi-subspecia-
lty ophthalmology practices. We are located next to Chatswoo-
d metro and train station.
Our team is consisting
of 13 Ophthalmologists with expertise across Medical Retina,
Surgical Retina, Cataract Surgery, Glaucoma, Uveitis, and Oncolog-
y, highly skilled group of orthoptists, ophthalmic assistant-
s and administrative staff.
The role includes but is
not limited to:
•Patient screening including history taking
and performing orthoptic assessments (visual acuity, IOP
measurement, refraction, squint exams, colour vision testing
•Performing various diagnostic scans/tests/imaging:
utorefraction and vertometry
-Cirrus OCT and OCT angiograp-
-Fluorescein and ICG angiography
-Anterior segment photography
-IOL Master 700 biometry
-Humphrey Visual Field testing
with minor procedures:
•Assisting with administrative
duties including taking phone calls and booking patient appointm-
The successful candidate will
have a professional manner with patients, a mature outlook,
excellent telephone skills, professional presentation, high
levels of communication and customer service skills. You
will need to have attention to detail and be a team player.
Computer literacy is essential.
Both new graduates and experie-
nced Orthoptists are encouraged to apply.
training & supervision will be provided for new graduates.
parking is available.
To apply for this position please
email your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org