Roles with BIOS2024-01-17T17:56:51+00:00

Are you looking for a challenge and a leadership opportunity? Wanting to support the professional body and development of Orthoptists and Orthoptics? Are you looking to expand your CV and extend the portfolio of your career whilst building networking opportunities? We’re dependent on the hard work of our volunteers to be able to provide vital support and representation to our members.

You will find information on all our current vacancies below.

Careers & Visibility Secondment – Deadline: Monday 17 June 2024

BIOS Orthoptics Careers and Visibility Lead This is a seconded role and leads on the BIOS careers and student recruitment strategy. They will work with others in the BIOS team as well as external stakeholders, such as NHSE, in the promotion of orthoptics as a career and the increased visibility of orthoptists to external stakeholders and the general public. [...]

Board of Trustees – South of England Trustee – Deadline: 3 June 2024

Board of Trustees Are you interested in the strategic leadership of the professional body and could you provide that leadership in turn to your country or regional members?  A Trustee has a responsibility for the governance and financial running of BIOS and provides the strategic direction for the profession and as such all Trustees are voting members of the [...]

Support Workforce Programme – Expert Group

Support workers play a vital role in orthoptic services. Between 2021 and 2023, BIOS undertook a series of projects aligned to the, then, new national Allied Health Professions support workforce strategy produced by Health Education England (now NHS England Workforce, Training and Education) that explored the issue support staff faced in the profession. This led to the development of [...]

Board of Trustees – Wales Trustee

Board of Trustees Are you interested in the strategic leadership of the professional body and could you provide that leadership in turn to your country or regional members?  A Trustee has a responsibility for the governance and financial running of BIOS and provides the strategic direction for the profession and as such all Trustees are voting members of the [...]

Glaucoma CAG – Members

We are looking for enthusiastic orthoptists who are working in Glaucoma to join our CAG steering committee. This is a great opportunity to help the profession shape practice and provide guidance for members working within Glaucoma. This role may particularly appeal to anyone working at an Advanced Practice level or who is undertaking an advanced practice [...]

Vision Screening CAG – Members

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Vision Screening CAG We are looking for new enthusiastic members who are passionate about helping us to achieve our goal of getting an orthoptic-led national screening programme in England. Here are a few of the roles that the CAG group undertake: Multi-disciplinary post-screening pathway PHE standards [...]

BOSTU Vacancies

BOSTU Executive Board The Executive board is the ruling body of the trade union, discussing and having final say on all decisions regarding all matters of the Union. It is made up of the General Secretary, the President, 3 representatives from England and one representative each from Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. This enables the Board to underpin the [...]

Clinical and Non-Clinical Advisory Group Roles

We are seeking expressions of interest from any members would like to be involved with a number of our clinical and non-clinical groups (CAG and n-CAG). These are great opportunities for any member with a particular clinical and/or academic interest in one of these areas to help the profession shape practise and provide guidance for members in these areas [...]