Optometrist and Ophthalmic Assistant Job at Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology

optometrist vacancy nepalNepal Eye Program, Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology (TIO) a centre of excellence in comprehensive eye care service delivery including training; research; intraocular lens manufacturing facility: eye bank and community program is currently looking for qualified Nepali candidates to apply for the following positions on the contract basis which is renewable thereafter subject to satisfactory performance.

Optometrist (No. of Position: 1) - Level 7

The optometrist will be responsible for:


  • General/ specialized patients' examination.
  • Diagnose, manage & refer patients with ocular/ vision problems
  • Management of contact lens/ Refractive surgical unit patients.
  • Management of low vision patients along with their visual/ social rehabilitation. -Conduct Orthoptic evaluation with vision therapy.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor in Optometry (4 year Curriculum) from a reputed institution. 
  • Registered at Nepal Health Professional Council.
  • Related work experience & training will be added advantage.
  • Pleasant personality. sound knowledge of computer, good verbal & written communication skills in English & Nepali language.

Ophthalmic Assistant (No. of Position: 2)- Level 5B- TIO/Community Eye Centre

The Ophthalmic Assistant (O.A.) will be responsible for 

  • support of clinical activities; provide patient care and maintaining clinical procedures as needed.

Minimum Requirements:

-Certificate level/ Diploma in Ophthalmic Science.
-Registered at Nepal Health Professional Council.
-Related work experience in similar field will be added advantage.
-Pleasant personality, sound knowledge of computer, good verbal & written communication skills in English & Nepali language.

How to apply: 

Candidates who are meeting above said criteria are requested to submit the application letter with updated curriculum vitae to [email protected] no later than 5:00 pm, December 14, 2017.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further selection process. The TIO reserves the right to reject any or all applications(s) without stating any reason whatsoever.

Benefits: 

Remuneration and benefits will be provided as per Nepal Eye Program contract rules.
Optometrist and Ophthalmic assistant vacancy nepal