Retina and Vitreous Centre

Job Title: Orthoptist/Ophthalmic Assistant - Sydney CBD
Job Type: Part Time
Location: Sydney CBD, NSW
Date Advertised: 6/01/2022

Description: We have a permanent part-time or casual opportunity for an Orthoptist/Ophthalmic Assistant to join our friendly and experienced team based in Sydney CBD.

This position will suit an experienced Orthoptist, new graduate orthoptist, Ophthalmic nurse or someone with medical knowledge wanting to branch out into the Ophthalmic field.

Hours are depending on clinic schedules: Approximately 64 hours per fortnight.

Job requirements:
Excellent communication skills
Computer literacy
Ability to work in a busy environment
NSW police check

Duties will include but are not limited to:
Patient screening, VA taking, Applanation IOP, Refraction, Vertometry, Auto-refraction.
Diagnostic testing: Visual Field testing, Corneal thickness, Retinal photography with retinal camera and OPTOS, A-scans ultrasonography, Heidelberg OCT, and fluorescein and ICG angiography.
Assisting with intravitreal injections and minor procedures.
Pre and post-operative patient care
Involvement in clinical research projects
Medical stock ordering and monitoring
Assisting with administrative tasks where necessary

Looking to expand your skillset? Training will be provided by experienced team members. We actively support opportunities for continuing education and professional development.

Contact Details: Please send your resume and cover letter to:
or for any further enquiries contact Cynthia on 9237 0200

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