Ophthalmic Technician

This vacancy is now closed

Job reference
East Grinstead
Pay scale from
3.06 (Annual: £18,813, Hourly: £9.65)
Pay scale to
3.12 (Annual: £20,795 Hourly: £10.66)
Closing date

Caring for your Career’

Ophthalmic Technician – East Grinstead

£9.65 - £10.66 per hour – Bank (zero hours) contract

We’re on the look-out for a highly motivated Ophthalmic Technician on a bank contract basis to work as part of the outpatient’s team, delivering an unsupervised, high quality technical and specialist service. You will be performing visual assessments including; visual acuity, visual fields, optical coherence tomography (OCT),Oculus Pentacam, measurement of intraocular pressure and other technical measurements which provide information for clinical decisions/ treatments of eye and neurological conditions. The post holder will learn how to interpret the tests and report to consultant team.

You will actively develop positive team working between theatres and the ward and participate in integrated governance and risk assessment activities,reporting these as required.You will undertake delegated responsibility for senior staff during short periods of

absence and report clinical incidents and complete all associated documentation asrequired.

As a thank you for your passion in delivering exceptional standards, we will care for your career, with rewards and opportunities that are not just good – they are exceptional:

  • A salary in line with the NHS
  • A generous pension scheme
  • An accrued annual leave payment
  • A free meal from our staff restaurant – conditions apply
  • A catalogue of unique training courses

Must Haves

  • A passion for ophthalmology
  • Technician experience (qualifications or hands-on)
  • A grasp of the basics – Maths and English Grade C GCSE
  • A knack for IT


For more information take a look at our role brief or get in touch with the Talent Team at recruitment@horder.co.uk #TeamHorder   #CaringforyourCareer

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