Location SA
Suburb North Adelaide
Longterm or Locum Longterm
Job Type Part Time
Job Title Orthoptist / Ophthalmic Assistant - One year maternity leave contract
Job Description Our busy Ophthalmology practice with clinics in North Adelaide and Glenelg is seeking an enthusiastic orthoptist / ophthalmic assistant to cover for a 12 month maternity leave contract. This is a part-time position of approximately 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday. This is a great opportunity for a graduate orthoptist to build and broaden their skill-set.

While the position is predominantly at our North Adelaide rooms you will need to have the flexibility to work at both locations.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:-
- Must have excellent communication skills with exceptional attention to detail.
- Be able to effectively prioritise in a busy multi-task environment.
- Have a personable and professional approach with the ability to relate to people on all levels.
- The strong ability to work as part of a team.
- Be available for an early start or late finish.
- Have computer skills using Zedmed although not essential as training will be given.
- Must be flexible and willing to cover for sick and holiday leave.
- Have a current Police clearance.

DUTIES WILL INCLUDE:-
- Standard ophthalmic patient work-up.
- Visual field testing and OCT scanning.
- Assisting with intravitreal injections and minor procedures.
- Ordering drugs and consumables,
- Ordering artificial lenses for cataract surgery.
- Assisting in the post-operative care of patients.
- Typing of theatre lists.
- Liaising with hospital and anaesthetists.

This is a diverse role for the right candidate with other duties involved in the daily running of a busy ophthalmic practice.

Support and training will be offered in all areas.

Please send your resume to the Practice Manager
[email protected]

Practice name / Company / Ophthalmologist Harley Eye Clinic
Contact Name Julie Baker
Title Practice Manager
Mobile Number
Other Number 08 82676544
E-mail Address [email protected]
Published On 17/02/2020