EyeVision Canberra

Job Title: Orthoptist - Canberra, ACT
Job Type: Part Time
Location: Canberra, ACT
Date Advertised: 19/10/2021

Description: A wonderful opportunity to make a positive lifestyle choice and carve out a fulfilling career in Canberra in a friendly practice with a small and collaborative clinical & admin team.

About Us:
EyeVision is centrally located in the vibrant hub of Braddon in modern, purpose-built rooms. We are a solo specialist practice with 1 ophthalmologist, 2 orthoptists and 4-5 admin support staff. Our rooms are fully equipped with the latest equipment and technology. We specialise in all aspects of general ophthalmology and sub-specialise in oculoplastics and we have an on-site procedure room for minor procedures. We take pride in providing our patients with empathetic and professional care in a friendly and comfortable environment. Our staff well-being is central to our ability to provide this consistent high-level care to our patients.

The Role:
Being a small team, this is a comprehensive role with diverse responsibilities. It will suit a self-driven individual with good time management skills. You will be able to work autonomously and have solid experience in all aspects of patient care.

Days and hours are based on a set clinic schedule. Hours will be generally 30-38 hours/week typically with every 2nd Friday off. Start date approx from December 2021 taking orientation and training into account.

Duties will include:
- General work up including: visual acuity, history taking, IOP, subjective refraction
- Humphrey visual fields & OCT
- Retinal photography and fluorescein angiography
- IOL Master & calculations
- Sterilisation, procedure room prep and assisting with minor procedures

Job Requirements:
- Tertiary qualifications in orthoptics
- Previous orthoptic experience is highly desirable but not essential training will be provided
- Experience with electronic records highly desirable especially Best Practice VIP.net
- Excellent communication and customer skills.
- Initiative and ability to work fast & efficiently and adapt in a busy environment
- Friendly, punctual, commitment & reliability as key member of small team

Both new graduates and experienced orthoptists are encouraged to apply.

Contact Details: For queries or to apply email Claudia (Practice Manager) on eyevisionjobs@gmail.com

Applications may also be submitted via the APPLY NOW! eForm.