Metro North Hospital and Health Service

Job Title: Orthoptist - Brisbane North, QLD
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Brisbane North, QLD
Date Advertised: 6/04/2024

Description: About the role

The successful candidate will work within a team and have demonstrated skills and experience in clinical service provision as an Orthoptist, as well as working closely within the multi professional Ophthalmology service.

About you

Our ideal candidate will be someone who can demonstrate the following:

Respect demonstrates interpersonal savvy, manages conflict appropriately, communicates effectively and balances the needs of all stakeholders with utmost respect to all people at all times
Teamwork collaborates effectively, develops talent, values differences and builds effective teams to bring about best use of resources to deliver healthcare services
Compassion is patient / client focussed, demonstrates self-awareness and the effects of behaviour on others, deals with or manages ambiguity and complexity, demonstrates resilience in the delivery of patient services or support in the delivery of services to
High Performance cultivates innovation, is action oriented, drives results and supports Metro North Health's vision and purpose to exceed expectations of our patients and
Integrity demonstrates sound decision quality, ensures accountability, demonstrates courage in the face of adversity and works effectively / manages complexity to ensure work output and decisions are ethical and invariably of a high standard

Knowledge, skills and expertise

Clinical Practice
Demonstrated knowledge and clinical skills as recognised by clinical experience, professional development activities, post graduate education or formal qualifications.
Demonstrated ability to practise within a clinical evidence-based framework within the Ophthalmology service.

Communication/team participation
Work cooperatively and effectively within the orthoptics and interprofessional team and with patients and their families to provide value based and collaborative care.

Actively participate in a working environment supporting quality human resources management practices including employment equity, anti-discrimination, occupational health and safety, and ethical behaviour.

Quality improvement:
Demonstrated ability to contribute to quality activities to enhance the delivery of orthoptics and/or allied health services.

Benefits when working for Metro North Allied Health
Flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases
Benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of 12.75% and access to generous salary packaging
Additional entitlements for employees (casual employees excluded) may include sick leave, carer's leave, long service leave, paid parental leave, leave without pay to travel, professional development allowance and leave
5% annual leave loading with up to 27.5% for shift workers
Rewarding career and development opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas
Value driven organisation which provides a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance

Be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology and innovation, excellence in healthcare, quality teaching and cutting edge research. Metro North Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for all employees. We offer unique and rewarding professional development opportunities in a safe and flexible work environment with a focus on putting our people first.
Job ad reference number: RBH556424

Close date: Thursday, 18th April 2024


Contact Details: For any enquiries regarding this position please contact Paul Cawood on (07) 3647 0318.

Application details:

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