Opportunity for a Part Time Optometrist for our Northridge Practice


  • Location: Charlottesville, VA
  • Posted: Jun 14, 2019

Job Description


As a licensed optometrist, this individual is responsible for providing low vision services to ophthalmology patients on a referral basis. This individual will also provide low vision training to the residents in the Department so that they will be proficient in understanding and providing low vision services to qualifying patients.

Organizes, supervises and provides low vision services to ophthalmology patients on a referral basis.
Interacts with ophthalmology residents so that they will be proficient in understanding and providing low vision services to qualifying patients.
Performs other appropriate duties as requested by the faculty of the Department.
Please contact Ellen Gilliland @ esg8w@virginia.edu or call Ellen @ 434-970-2489

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education:

Graduate degree in Optometry.
Experience:

No experience required.
Licensure:

Current license to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia
Skills:

Experience utilizing a personal computer and computerized scheduling.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping, reaching (overhead, extensive, and repetitive); Repetitive motion: computer keyboard. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull 50 - 100lbs. May be exposed to noise, radiation, radioactive materials, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.

The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System and the University Physicians Group are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

Employment Type


  • Part time

University of Virginia Health System

1215 Lee Street
Charlottesville, Vi 22908

Phone: (434) 243-3344

Fax: (434) 243-3344

Web: https://uvahealth.com/about/jobs

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