Retina & Eye Consultants

Job Title: Orthoptist - Hurstville, Miranda, Caringbah and Wollongong, NSW
Job Type: Casual
Location: Hurstville, Miranda, Caringbah and Wollongong, NSW
Date Advertised: 19/01/2021

Description: An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated, hardworking and friendly orthoptist at Retina & Eye Consultants, a busy multi-site ophthalmology practice with 4 locations across St George, Sutherland and Illawarra areas.

Retina & Eye Consultants is a multidisciplinary practice with sub-specialities in vitreo-retina, medical retina, glaucoma, cataract surgery, paediatric ophthalmology, strabismus, ocular surface conditions, uveitis and intraocular inflammation and general ophthalmology. You would be joining a team of 9 ophthalmologists and our team of highly dedicated orthoptists and practice nurses.

There are two positions available a casual orthoptist 2-3 days per week and a six-month maternity cover position 3 days per week both have a possibility of becoming permanent positions.

Duties include but are not limited to
- Patient screening including histories, VA and IOP
- OCT and retinal imaging
- A scan measurement
- Refraction
- Fluorescein angiography
- Assisting with minor procedures including intravitreal injections
- Sterilisation
- Organisation of patient surgeries including booking and preparing theatre lists
- Dealing with patient queries
- Administrative duties

New graduates and experienced orthoptists are invited to apply and training will be given. The successful applicant will work as a sole orthoptist at some clinics so should possess the motivation, confidence and a proactive work attitude.

Parking is provided at some sites and all clinic locations are located within walking distance of public transport.

Contact Details: For further information regarding this position or to apply, please contact Leanne Cooper or Kosh Godar (02) 9570 1622 or

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