Australian Eye Specialists

Job Title: Orthoptist / Ophthalmic Assistant - Melbourne's West, VIC
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Melbourne's West, VIC
Date Advertised: 30/04/2024

Description: Australian Eye Specialists is located in Bacchus Marsh and Wyndham (Werribee) to service the western region of Melbourne and surrounding suburbs.

The Ophthalmologists, Orthoptists and Support Staff at Australian Eye Specialists are committed to delivering personalised, high-quality and safe eye care through standards of best practice. Our highly experienced team understands that the eyes and vision are irreplaceable gifts. With excellence in clinical knowledge, experience, state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and facilities, we provide our patients with the best possible care.

Our Ophthalmologist specialties include paediatrics, cataract, glaucoma, medical retina and refractive surgery.

We are seeking a full-time orthoptist (4 days negotiable) to join our growing practice to support our Ophthalmologists.

Duties include:
General consultation assessments
Perform clinical and diagnostic testing (Heidelberg OCT/ Angiography, Lenstar, IOL master, Pentacam and Humphrey Field Analyser)
Assisting in intravitreal injections, minor procedures and in-room cross-linking
Preparing cataract theatre lists
Clinical audits

Tertiary qualification in Orthoptics or equivalent
AOB Registration
Must be able to work at both locations- Wyndham and Bacchus Marsh
Experience in clinic (preferred not required)

Full training and ongoing support and education will be provided and remuneration will be based on experience and the Health Professionals and Support Services Award

Contact Details: For further information regarding this position or to apply please contact

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