Alfred Health

Job Title: Orthoptist (Casual) - Grade 1 - Melbourne, VIC
Job Type: Casual
Location: Melbourne, VIC
Date Advertised: 27/02/2024

Description: Casual Positions
Grade 1 Orthoptist (PN12-PN16)
The Alfred Hospital Location
Great Staff Benefits

The Department

The Allied Health Professional Practice Framework underpins the work of Allied Health at Alfred Health in contributing to Alfred Health’s purpose. The Orthoptists play an integral role in providing clinical support to the Ophthalmology, and Neuro Ophthalmology services, operating in close physical and functional association with the Units. Assessment and management are provided for chronic ocular disease, ocular motility disorders, visual field and colour analysis and biophysical measurements.

The Position Summary

As an orthoptist, you will provide an exceptional level of service to the outpatient clinic and services. You will have a strong focus on patient-centred care and the ability to liaise with a variety of stakeholders. You will provide an exceptional level of service in Orthoptics, within the Ophthalmology and Neuro-Ophthalmology outpatient clinical settings, at Alfred Health.

Skills and Qualifications Required

Bachelor of Orthoptics or equivalent
Bachelor of Orthoptics & Ophthalmic Science (or equivalent)
Registered Member with the Australian Orthoptic Board (AOB)
Demonstrated knowledge of and skills in orthotics and ophthalmic assessment
Registration with the Orthoptic Association of Australia (OAA) is desirable

Staff Benefits

Salary Packaging and Novated Leasing
Discounted Health Insurance and well-being benefits
Staff Car Parking (subject to availability)
Onsite Gym (Alfred Hospital)
Close to shops and public transport

Please send all enquiries to Natalie Coleman on 0417 511 219

Applications close Wednesday, 6th March 2024

Contact Details: Please send all enquiries to Natalie Coleman on 0417 511 219.

Applications may also be submitted via the APPLY NOW eForm.