Ophthalmic Nurse / Ophthalmology - £35 per hour
Location: Marylebone, London
Salary/Rate: £35 per hour (2 days per week)
Sector: Healthcare / Medicine
Contract: Temporary Locum
Posted: 22-10-2020
Recruiter: Delta Healthcare Staffing Group

We are urgently seeking to recruit an experienced Ophthalmic nurse for 2 days per week (Thursdays and Fridays) to assist our client with retina surgeries (specifically complex cataract and vitrectomy surgeries). Due to the nature of the clinic you may need to be certified for a number of research studies.

Key Skills and Competencies:

  • Prior professional nursing experience and Certification in Ophthalmology preferred
  • Experience working in an ophthalmic setting, experience conducting vision tests
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills for working with patients and caregivers
  • Attention to detail required for recording medical histories and exam results



  • Excellent communication skills, compassion and dedication
  • Current valid NMC registration
  • Current satisfactory Enhanced DBS Certificate
  • Minimum 12 months recent relevant UK experience
  • Current and up to date training records
  • 2 professional clinical references


The ideal nurse must be reliable, self-motivated and able to work as a member of a team to provide high level patient care in a variety of clinical settings. 


If you are interested, please apply now and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch shortly.


1st Alternative Medical Staffing is a leading provider of healthcare staffing. We specialise in the supply of Registered Nurses (All Specialties), and experienced Healthcare Assistants for temporary assignments in a diverse range of public and private healthcare settings NATIONWIDE.


1st Alternative Medical Staffing is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.

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