Location VIC
Suburb Frankston
Longterm or Locum Longterm
Job Type Part Time
Job Title Orthoptist
Job Description Frankston Eye and Laser Centre is a small but rapidly growing practice based in the beautiful
southern suburbs of Melbourne. We are seeking a conscientious and caring orthoptist for a
permanent part-time position with our orthoptic team, assisting our ophthalmologists.

We require a person for all day on Fridays, and a fortnightly Monday afternoon. Availability for occasional fill-in on other days would be highly regarded, and there is great scope for future expansion of the role. Friendly dedicated team, easy parking, and modern facilities!

The successful applicant will need to possess tertiary qualifications in Orthoptics and should
demonstrate the following:
●Registration with Orthoptics Board of Australia.
●Excellent communications skills.
●A caring, patient-focused attitude.
●Basic knowledge and skills in Cataract, Laser Vision Correction, Paediatric Ophthalmology,
Medical Retina and General Ophthalmology assessment/screening clinics under
supervision of Ophthalmologist.
●Ability to manage a basic caseload with support and supervision.
●Accurate and timely recording of appropriate history-taking and examination information
and outcomes in medical histories.

Previous experience with the following would be preferred but not essential:
●assistance with intra vitreal injections and other minor procedures
●data collection for patient outcome audits
●IOL Master 700
●Cirrus OCT scans of nerve and macula
●Humphrey field machine

Training will be arranged for unfamiliar instruments.

Salary negotiable depending on experience & skills.

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to:​
[email protected]
Practice name / Company / Ophthalmologist Frankston Eye and Laser Centre
Contact Name Andrea Page
Title Practice Manager
Mobile Number 0417131635
Other Number (03)99892200
E-mail Address [email protected]
Published On 17/07/2020