Bank Ophthalmic Technician

Job details
Posting date: 19 April 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: + gym & healthcare
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 19 May 2021
Location: Bristol, Bristol, BS8 1BN
Company: Nuffield Health
Job type: Contract
Job reference: R0030666_1618831042

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Ophthalmic Technician - Bristol - Bank

Join us as a Bank Ophthalmic Technician in our Bristol Hospital and play your part in building a healthier nation.

Our ophthalmic consultants are very busy and require several tests for each patient at their clinic appointment. We would like to provide them with some assistance in performing these tests and running the clinics.

The Opportunity

As our Ophthalmic Technician you will:

  • Help manage the patient clinics

  • Perform HFA, I-profiler, and OCT testing on patients during the clinics and at other times to suit the patients.

  • Assist with preoperative assessment of patients prior to cataract surgery.

  • Ensure Medical Records and kept as per protocol

  • Ensure privacy dignity and safeguarding of all patients.

  • Checking VA

  • Carrying out visual field testing, biometry, OCT scanning and corneal topography.

The Person

To succeed as an Ophthalmic Technician you will need:

  • Experience/competency in the testing of patients with specialised ophthalmic equipment.

  • experience in health and social care

  • Preferably have an NVQ qualification

The Benefits

  • Holiday in line with the Working Time Directive.

  • Access to our Pension Scheme.

  • Discounted gym membership at £15.00 a month that they need to set up directly with the club. Discount does not extend to partners and family members.

Key Information

Working on the bank means you are not contracted to a set number of hours per week but instead work on an ad-hoc basis to suit the needs of the business and your availability.

Salary - Competitive
Closing date - 17/05/2021
Location - Bristol
Contract - Bank

Applications will be considered as they are received and interviews will be arranged accordingly. We reserve the right to close adverts early, for example, where we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications. Therefore please apply early to ensure you are considered for the post.

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