Children's Eye Centre

Job Title: Orthoptist - Wentworthville, NSW
Job Type: Contract
Location: Western Sydney, NSW
Date Advertised: 25/02/2021

Description: Team player with strong communication skills and a passion for working with children is required for a 12 month part time (3 days/ week approx) maternity leave position in Wentworthville. Responsibilities will include:
1. Initial assessment and work up of all patients tests may include, but are not limited to, history, visual acuity, subjective refraction, cover test, ocular motility, stereoacuity, colour vision and pupil assessment.
2. Dilation of all appropriate patients
3. Provision of orthoptic treatment and patient/parent education as required (eg patching, CI)
4. General support to the consulting Ophthalmologist as required
5. Reception duties so as to provide relief at counter on a regular basis.
6. Various other organisational and administrative tasks essential to efficient running of a busy practice (eg ordering stock, maintenance of patient data, photocopying of patient letters, clinical audits)
7. Typing of patient correspondence
8. Covid marshall duties

Contact Details: For any enquiries regarding this role, please contact Jess Crippa, Practice Manager on (02) 9896 4577 or email:

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