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  • Vision Therapy Optometrist

    Listowel
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    Dr. Betty Fretz Optometry
    Mar 13, 2017

    We are growing! Listowel Vision Care (Dr. Betty Fretz Optometrist) is hiring a full-time Vision Therapy Optometrist to join their team. We are a vibrant and busy practice located in Listowel, ON. We love what we do, and we make sure to welcome each and every patient with open arms.  
     
    Qualifications:
     
    - Doctor of Optometry degree
    - Passion for vision therapy 
    - Outgoing, friendly, and well-spoken with excellent interpersonal skills
    - A strong desire to help the public in a competent, caring, and compassionate manner
    -  Strong attention to detail, and ability to work in a busy environment without distraction
    - Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
    - Desire to learn and advance in a diverse and highly rewarding field
     
    Responsibilities: 
     
    - Works with the Vision Therapist to educate all patients on the importance of vision care, including home therapy techniques and vision training
    - Maintain education on current vision therapy techniques and equipment 
    - Performs examinations of the internal and external structure of the eyes and eye health 
    - Administer medication to patients
    - Refers patients to Opthalmologist when required  
    - Analyzes results from diagnostic tests 
    - Develops staff by providing and developing training programs 
    - Ensures proper operation of equipment, including calling for repairs, preventative maintenance requirements, etc. 
     
    If this sounds like a position that would interest you, please contact Kim Strachan at pcc.kim.strachan@gmail.com
     
    Since all positions require a great deal of training, all applicants should understand that this is a long-term position with strong potential for advancement as learning progresses. We believe strongly in staff education, with on the job and also seminar/course based learning.  We hire the attitude and teach the skills!
     
    Thank you for your interest, but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.