Southern Opththalmology

Job Title: Orthoptist - Locum Position - Wollongong, Miranda & Kogarah, NSW
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Wollongong, Miranda and Kogarah, NSW
Date Advertised: 21/01/2021

Description: Southern Ophthalmology is a multi-disciplinary specialist ophthalmic clinic with practices located in Wollongong, Miranda and Kogarah. We cater for a wide variety of patients with various sub-specialities including general, medical retina, glaucoma, paediatrics, strabismus, cataract, cornea and refractive surgery. This is a fast paced clinic with 9 ophthalmologists on a 4 week rotating roster. Applicants must possess the ability to work in a busy environment and as part of a dynamic team.

This is a 6 month locum position, starting in April 2021 through to October 2021. The position will be will be based primarily at our Wollongong and Miranda clinics, but will also involve some work at our Kogarah location.
Duties will involve, but are not limited to:

General patient assessment including IOP measurement and refraction
Visual Field Testing
Cirrhus OCT
Biometry - IOL Master and Applanation
Corneal Topography
Specular Microscopy
Orthoptic workups / Squint Assessment
Paediatric Vision Assessment
Fundus Photography and Fluorescein Angiography
Assisting with minor operative procedures and intra-vitreal injections
Sterilisation of instruments

Training will be provided to the successful applicant.

Both new graduates and experienced orthoptists are encouraged to apply.

Contact Details: For any questions or to apply, please contact Rochelle Yousef on (02) 9587-8585 or email

Applications may also be submitted via the APPLY NOW eForm.