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Seeking Retinal Screener/Grader

Seeking Retinal Screener/Grader

27th September 2016
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We are looking for a Retinal Screener/Grader for our East Anglia Diabetic Eye Screening Programme in the Cambridge Area.

We have great ambitions for the service, can you match them?

The post-holder will deliver a consistently high quality diabetic eye screening service for patients with diabetes in specified area(s). The role has a requirement to work unsupervised within a community based environment, with travel to a number of fixed and mobile screening venues. In addition to the delivery of patient screening services the post-holder will also be involved in the grading of image sets (first full disease and second full disease grading, subject to accreditation). Senior Retinal Screeners will help and work with Team Leaders to support and monitor the Retinal Screener Teams.

This fantastic opportunity provides personal development opportunities and the possibility of career progression within the company. You will be given the chance to develop the role.

It would be desirable to have experience of working in a healthcare environment with an understanding of diabetic retinopathy but not essential as full training will be provided. There will be a requirement to complete the Diploma in Diabetic Retinopathy Screening. Mentoring and training will be provided.

Salary: £18000per annum (rising to £20000 on completion of Diploma)

Base Office Location: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk (the clinic area will be the Cambridge area)

Other Benefits include:

  • 25 days holiday per annum plus bank holidays
  • Company profit related bonus scheme
  • Company salary sacrifice pension scheme
  • Flexible working where appropriate
  • Spacious offices
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Company phone & laptop
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Free tea and coffee and lovely colleagues!!!

Required:

  • Excellent communication skills required with the ability to work alone or in a team
  • Educated to GCSE level
  • Full clean driving licence essential
  • DBS check will be carried out

Deadline: End of September

To apply please fill out this online form

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