Healthcare Technician – Part Time – Part Time – Braunstone


Optegra has an exciting new opportunity for a Healthcare Technician or HCA (Band 3) with ward or theatre experience, ideally gained in Ophthalmology to join our amazing and supportive team in our new Leicester Eye Clinic.
Please note this is a part time 20hrs per week position pays up to £26,000 full time equivalent/prorata. The role will involve traveling across dual sites (Leicester and Nottingham) if and when required with the primary site being Leicester.
Company Overview
At Optegra we work with inspiring, passionate and highly skilled teams with a common goal to deliver the highest standards of patient care. We’re a small company that does big things with a family feel and our people are at the heart of it. As a leader in specialist eye care, we take pride in knowing our patients are the focus of everything we do and can live better lives because of the treatments we provide.
Our business is growing, as we continue to provide treatments on behalf of the NHS as well as elective eye surgery. There has never been a better time to join Optegra!
As part of the Optegra Team, you’ll have access to brilliant pay and benefits, including
* Generous salary which is reviewed annually. This role pays up to £26,000 full time equivalent/prorata dependent on experience
* Generous matched pension contributions
* 33 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
* Private Healthcare, 24/7 GP appointments, physio and counselling for your wellbeing
* Free laser eye treatment for you and 20% discount for friends and family
* Learning and development which supports you to be the best you can be and progress on your career path
* Access to thousands of discounts from all the bid (and plenty of small) names on the high street, including retail, supermarkets, travel and hospitality to help your money go further
* SMART working – because we believe in work life balance
The Role
As part of a multi-disciplinary team with an emphasis on quality patient care, you will provide the highest standards of care to our patients. You’ll work alongside clinical colleagues and optometrists delivering diagnostics, pre assessment and post operative ophthalmic care and treatment.
What You’ll Need
* Experience of working as a HCT/HCA in a hospital ward or theatre environment, particularly in Ophthalmology
* Basic Life Support competent
* Strong IT skills, able to use all Microsoft Office applications and other systems
* Highly organised, with clear forward planning and ability to flex according to customer needs
Please note that we will also consider applications from those who are seeking part time work.
You’ll see and feel the Optegra difference when you walk through the door – and you’ll have every opportunity to really make a difference.
Optegra is proud to be 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 of every individual we work with.
Closing date: Please get your application to us as soon as possible. We may close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications. We look forward to hearing from you!

Salary: £22000 – £26000/annum

Job Type: Permanent, Part Time

Location: LE19, Braunstone, Leicestershire

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