Blink Eye Clinic

Job Title: Orthoptist - Canberra, ACT
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Canberra, ACT
Date Advertised: 8/11/2021

Description: Here at Blink Eye Clinic, we strive to provide the best outcomes for our patients. Our modern, established clinic is equipped with the latest diagnostic equipment and caters to adult and paediatric patients.

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and friendly full-time Orthoptist to join our team. You will be working closely with Dr Richard Barry, Dr Matthew Spargo and Dr Noor Ali.

Please read the following and ensure you are suitably qualified to apply.

Recent graduate Orthoptists are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications & experience:
- Bachelor of Vision Science /Master of Orthoptics (or equivalent)
- Punctuality, reliability and high-quality clinical skills are well regarded.
- The successful applicant will be working and learning under the supervision of a senior clinical optometrist.

Clinical Tasks & responsibilities:
- Patient workup
- Vision checks including field testing, OCT, UWF, FFA, HVF & Biometry
- Ocular Motility assessments
- Assisting in minor surgical procedures.
- Pre & post-operative patient care.

We are looking for someone who is willing and available to greet patients and visitors in a bright, friendly manner and promptly attend to their needs. Sound judgement, combined with a calm, mature and professional attitude will be highly regarded.

To satisfy this role, you must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You must be highly organised and have a high level of attention to detail. A tidy and well-groomed presentation is essential.

Most important is commitment and reliability as well as good communication skills and willingness to learn. We will provide training and support.

This role requires someone with the ability to work a range of flexible hours within Monday Friday to suit the clinic's requirements.

Commence January 2022 or earlier.

Contact Details: For further details, please contact Dr Richard Barry
via email: or call 0400099722.

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