Ophthalmic Technician / Healthcare Assistant
We are seeking a committed and experienced Ophthalmic Technician/Healthcare Assistant to join the Day Surgery Unit and Outpatient teams at our client's busy modern facility based in Croydon, Surrey accessible from both East and West Croydon rail stations.
You will provide support to the nursing team in the Day Surgery Unit and in Outpatients. You will also you assist Consultants with patients as required.
Please note this is not a training position; you must be qualified to at least NVQ3 level, with at least one year current experience in an Ophthalmic setting in order to be considered for this post.
This employer is a leading provider of UK independent healthcare; working with many of the UKs most experienced Consultants and other healthcare specialists, our client delivers an exceptional standard of Acute Surgical Day Case care supported by state-of-the-art equipment.
Hospital facilities include; Two Laminar Flow Theatres, a dedicated Endoscopy suite, a dedicated Ophthalmology suite, a full Recovery unit, Five Private Consulting Rooms, Outpatient Treatment Room and X-Ray & Ultrasound Facilities.
A Healthcare Assistant or Ophthalmic Technician with current or recent experience of at least one year.
Qualified to NVQ level 3 or equivalent, including Nurses with Ophthalmic experience but unable to register with the NMC.
Independent permission to undertake employment in the UK (not requiring a Certificate of Sponsorship)
Besides a highly professional work environment, the additional benefits of working for this company include:
- 33 - 39 Days Annual Leave
- Unsociable Hours Enhancements
- Private Healthcare cover for employees and their families
- Performance-related bonus
- Pension scheme
- Childcare Vouchers
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Discounts Programme
- Life Insurance
- Long Service Awards
Jarrodean is a leading healthcare recruitment partner with particular expertise in the placement of the full range of Healthcare staff.
As a nurse-led consultancy, our detailed understanding of the complexity and interdependency of Ophthalmic roles has placed us in an excellent position to match your skills with the specific requirements of our Recruiting Managers.
We are also able to provide reasonably priced professional local staff accommodation for applicants who may be considering relocation for any of our positions.
For an insight into Jarrodean as a Consultancy and for a summary of all current roles visit www jarrodean.com
If this role is not for you, please remember we offer a generous £500 Bonus for any successful friend or colleague referrals.