Orthoptist - Eye Clinic, Waitakere and Greenlane Clinical Centre (ADHB)
We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic Orthoptist to join the team!
Working within a team of four Orthoptists in a purpose built Ophthalmology department you will be working alongside a team of 36 consultants, 5 specialising in paediatrics, 4 in ocular plastics and 3 in adult strabismus.
This is your chance to let your skill set shine as you will be involved in general orthoptic clinics, adult motility, an orthoptic/optometry clinic and support of the acute ophthalmology service. You may also have the opportunity to work in visual field assessment, tonometry, and biometry and keratometry in the pre-operative work up of cataract patients.
The department will also encourage you to participate in teaching sessions for doctors, nurses and optometry students which will help broaden your clinical teaching experience.
To be considered for this role, you must have at least three year’s clinical experience as well practical knowledge of A scans, K readings, tonometry, Humphrey Visual Fields. Knowledge regarding Microsoft Access Database would be advantageous but not essential.
We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities. Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference and to “do your life’s best work at Auckland DHB
This is a permanent full time position, working from Monday to Saturday.
Come and join an organisation that is committed to the professional development of their employees. Apply online at www.careers.adhb.govt.nzand quote job reference number CEN04948 to attach your CV and covering letter.
For help with your online application please contact Jade Cowley, Recruitment Consultant at firstname.lastname@example.org quoting job title and reference number CEN04948.
Closing Date: The position will remain open until filled but applications will be assessed when submitted
Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. As this position will be occasionally in contact with persons under 17 years of age this position has been deemed as a Core Children's Worker as defined by the Act.
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