Envision Eye Centre

Job Title: Orthoptist / Ophthalmic Assistant - Sydney & Darlinghurst, NSW
Job Type: Full Time
Date Advertised: 2/02/2023

Description: Seeking a Full-Time Orthoptist for our growing team at Envision Eye Centre located in both Macquarie St Sydney and St Vincentís Clinic Darlinghurst.

Envision Eye Centre is a multidisciplinary ophthalmic practice with 10 Ophthalmologists,5 Orthoptists, and 3 Receptionists.

The successful applicant will have a keen interest in refractive/ laser as we run our own laser suite with the newest VISUMAX 800 + SCHWIND.

You will be exposed to a range of conditions such as Cataracts, cornea, refractive, glaucoma, medical retina, dry eye, and some limited pediatrics.

The successful applicant would be able to perform the following:

o Patient history/VA
o Verions
o I-care tonometry
o Humphrey Visual Field
o A-scan
o Pentacam/ Specular Microscopy
o Subjective refraction/ Free refractive consults
o Collagen Cross Linking
o Assist in minor surgical procedures and intravitreal injections

The successful applicant will have the following qualities:
- Eager to learn new skills not only in Orthoptic but with a real keen interest in the ophthalmic side of the profession.
- Be a flexible team player
- Ability to work confidently in a fast-paced environment both solo and part of a team.
- Computer literacy and ability to help with administrative tasks when required.
- Willingness to learn to scout and scrub into the laser suite and assist the surgeons
- Flexibility to travel between both Macquarie St and Darlinghurst rooms.
- Have attention to detail, be reliable, and be punctual.

Experience is desirable particularly if you have a previous refractive background but graduates are welcome to apply. Training will be provided to the right candidate.

Contact Details: If you are interested in the position please email a cover letter and resume to the Practice Manager Ursula Kunicki: surgical@corneaclinic.com.au

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