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Bank Healthcare Technician – Newcastle


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Location: Newcastle

Date: 13 May 2022

Job Overview

At Optegra you’ll see and feel the Optegra difference when you walk through the door – and you’ll have every opportunity to make a difference.

Join the team at the Newcastle Eye Hospital, where we provide personalised patient care by a team of consultants and specialists.

Working as a Healthcare Technician with Optegra is a great way to start your healthcare career. You’ll provide and support diagnostics, pre assessment and post operative ophthalmic care and treatment pathways. Depending on the needs of the business, this may include undertaking diagnostic testing and/or acting as theatre circulator.

Bank staff have the advantage of working flexibly. You can base your availability around your lifestyle, covering shifts on a casual basis. We offer placements that are dependent on our current needs giving you the option to accept work to suit your needs.


You will be flexible, motivated and articulate with a proactive, can do attitude. You will have relevant optometry or ophthalmic experience, ideally gained in a healthcare setting.
Desirable Experience:

  • Experience of working in a healthcare environment

Good to have:

  • Basic Life Support competent
  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care

And be:

  • Consistent professional attitude demonstrated to all colleagues and customers; personable, confident and articulate.
Company Overview

We work hard but we are supported by each other – and we have fun whilst we’re at it. We’ve transformed the lives of hundreds of thousands of people through our sight saving procedures.

See the Difference. Make a Difference

Optegra Eye Healthcare is an inclusive business where you can enjoy the career you want, without changing the person you are. We’re welcoming to all, working together as a supportive team, respecting the uniqueness and diversity of every individual we work with.


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