- Bachelors degree is required
VCU Health System's Ophthalmology Clinic is seeking a full time Orthoptist that works adjunctively and exclusively with ophthalmologists who specialize in strabismus. He/she assesses visual function and neuromuscular eye anomalies allowing physician to expand services and maintain quality.
Experience with contact lens inventory, and insertion and removal training is desired.
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:
Eligibility for Certified Orthoptist (CO) Certification test required and certification obtained within six (6) months of hire
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment including CPR, etc.:
Orthoptist Certification (CO) after six (6) months of hire
Level and type of experience REQUIRED:
Minimum of two (2) years' work experience in an ophthalmology office
Level and type of experience PREFERRED:
Minimum of four (4) years' of work experience in an ophthalmology office
Current Certified Orthoptist (CO) Certification
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disability status.