Location VIC
Suburb Melbourne CBD
Longterm or Locum Longterm
Job Type Full Time
Job Title Orthoptist Grade 2 - Full time, fixed term
Job Description Temporary Full Time

The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital is a world class specialist hospital in eye and ear care that provides services across Victoria. As Australia’s only specialist eye, ear, nose and throat hospital, the Eye and Ear has been providing care for the senses for over 150 years.


The Eye and Ear has over 60 different specialist clinics for the diagnosis, monitoring and treatment of vision and hearing loss and provides a 24 hour emergency eye and ear, nose, and throat service. The Eye and Ear provides care annually for around 250,000 patients, with over 195,000 outpatients, nearly 43,000 emergency patients and nearly 14,000 inpatients.

The hospital is currently undergoing a major redevelopment to create a modern internal structure, improve access for patients and visitors and staff.

Our Vision

A world leader providing exceptional care

Our Mission

We aspire to be the world’s leading eye and ear health service through:

Outstanding patient experience

Exemplary leadership

Inspiring our people

Building a platform for the future

Our Values - Integrity, Care, Teamwork, Excellence

About the Role

An exciting opportunity exists to join a large and dedicated group of Orthoptists in a role of clinical leadership.

The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic Orthoptist with a demonstrated history of teamwork, care and excellence. They must be able to show leadership for more junior staff in a multidisciplinary environment and flexibility in their clinical workload.

If you are this person we look forward to hearing from you.

Centrally located, close to public transport and a short walk to the CBD, we offer considerable employee benefits, including salary packaging, subsidised car parking as well as educational support.

The Eye and Ear is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing a work environment which is free from harassment or discrimination and promotes cultural diversity and awareness in the workplace.

The Eye and Ear is a smoke free environment.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

At The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital we are committed to supporting people with disability gain employment and develop their careers with us – if you meet the above requirements, we encourage you to apply. If you would like further information about this role please contact the people and culture department to discuss.

Applications Close: 28/10/2019

Practice name / Company / Ophthalmologist Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital
Contact Name Catherine Mancuso
Title Practice Manager
Mobile Number
Other Number (03) 9929 8445
E-mail Address [email protected]
Published On 20/10/2019