Job Opportunities

Call Center Supervisor

Department: Wills Eye Call Center

Hours: 40 Hours per week

Primary Function: Supervises the Patient Services and Physician Referral/Hospital Switchboard.

Requirements: 3 to 5 years experience in a high volume patient centered health care facility and strong demonstrated and documented customer service background.   Excellent computer skills required with ability to adjust data bases as necessary.  Knowledge of NextGen a plus. 

Interested applicants, please provide interest letter and resume to Human Resources by:

Fax: 215-928-7239

Email: hr@willseye.org

EOE

Call Center Representative

Department: Wills Eye Call Center

Hours: 40 Hours per week

Primary Function: Handles medical switchboard, physician referral service and patient pre-registration. Conducts comprehensive patient interviews and demonstrates an understanding of insurances.

Requirements: One to two years experience in a high volume patient centered health care facility and strong demonstrated and documented customer service background. Excellent computer skills required.

Interested applicants, please provide interest letter and resume to Human Resources by:

Fax: 215-928-7239

Email: hr@willseye.org

EOE

Ophthalmic Assistant – Full Time

Department: Cataract and Primary Eye Care

Hours: 40 hours per week, daily hours to be determined

Primary Function: Performs an extensive number of data collection funcctions as delegated by the physician to allow for proper diagnosis of patients' condition.    

Requirements: OTwo to four years experience as an Ophthalmic Assistant; certification preferred. Experience with NexGen Electronic Medical Records systems preferred.

Interested applicants, please provide interest letter and resume to Human Resources by:

Fax: 215-928-7239

Email: hr@willseye.org

EOE

Development Associate 2

Department: Development

Hours: Part Time - 25 hours per week

Responsibilities: Works closely with the Director of Individual Giving & Development Operations and Development Office staff, the Development Associate 2 manages administrative functions and completes a wide range of activities including maintain the donor, prospect database, and acknowledging contributions and grants; assisting with donor communications, events and stewardship; and other activities designed to increase financial support to Wills Eye Foundation, Wills Eye Hospital and the health system.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with 2 or more years experience in database administration, fund-raising and/or project management preferred.  Must be experienced in Raiser’s Edge and Microsoft Office Suite; experience in Photoshop and Illustrator would be a plus.  Ability to work well and collaborate with others, a track record of highly detailed and accurate work and strong writing and project management skills required.

Please submit your interest statement and resume to Human Resources hr@willseye.org or fax to 215-928-7239.

EOE

Senior Biostatistician

Department: Research

Hours: Full Time

Responsibilities: Working with all ophthalmology subspecialties in a team environment, the Senior Biostatistician is responsible for the statistical soundness and timely delivery of all statistical input/deliverables for assigned projects, grants, proposals, progress reports, manuscripts, and presentations.  This individual must be effective at interacting with and supporting investigators, project directors, project managers, medical students, residents, and fellows involved in vision research.

Requirements: PhD with a minimum of 3 years proven clinical research experience (preferably in ophthalmology) in clinical biostatistics methods and processes is required.  Qualified candidates will possess a sound understanding of the entire study design process and have the ability to anticipate and manage through potential issues that could arise during study recruitment, randomization, data analysis, and writing up results.  Highly effective oral and written communication, influencing and organizational skills are a must, especially when communicating statistical issues and methods to statisticians and the research team.

Interested applicants, please provide interest letter and resume to Human Resources:

Fax: 215-928-7239

Email: hr@willseye.org

EOE

Perioperative RN - Training Program

Department: Operating Room

Position Summary: Wills Eye Hospital is seeking dedicated RN’s for a unique opportunity to specialize in Ophthalmology in the Operating Room.

Wills Eye is providing a fully funded Peri Operative training program at Delaware County Community College with hands-on OR experience at Wills Eye Hospital.  Your coursework and training will include college credits as well as a certificate of completion. Your course work at Delaware County Community College and Orientation Program at Wills Eye Hospital will be fully paid. 

Your Coursework and training will include: Classroom didactic and simulation lab experience. Hands-on in the Operating Room with a preceptor. Training in both the scrub and circulating role of the Registered Nurse in the Operating Room. Coursework and training will combine the AORN and ASORN Standards of Care of the Ophthalmology patient.

Requirements: Valid PA License. Good attitude toward learning. Ability to multitask. Strong communication and critical thinking skills.Upon successful completion of this program you will have a 2 year commitment to work as a staff Nurse in the Operating Room at Wills Eye Hospital.  Wills Eye Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Interested applicants, please provide interest letter and resume to:
hr@willseye.org

EOE

Wills Eye Hospital was established in 1832 as the nation’s first eye hospital and has grown into one of the world’s premier eye care facilities.  Our clinical expertise, state-of-the art diagnostic testing and advanced surgical capabilities make Wills Eye a worldwide referral center where more than 300,000 patients are treated annually.  Today, we continue to shape the science and medicine of ophthalmology, thanks to our talented, skilled physicians and staff who are dedicated to improving and preserving sight.  Our 140,000 square foot facility houses inpatient beds, eight operating rooms, teaching facilities and research facilities.

Join our team where our motto, “Skill with Compassion” is central to every aspect of patient care and Wills Eye remains steadfast in our commitment to improve the quality of life for patients and their families in our community and beyond.

Chief Development Officer

Department: Development

Position Summary:Provides leadership and management of overall Development program, day-to-day departmental operations, including but not limited to clarifying goals, establishing timelines and milestones.

Provides insight for the senior leadership team into improving the effectiveness of fundraising activities.

Advises Ophthalmologist-in-Chief, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Administrative Officer on strategic and administrative matters related to short term and long term initiatives.

Leads campaign and planned giving programs: provides overall campaign planning with feasibility of projected dollars to be raised, budget target, and donor recognition levels.

Designs and implements a moves management process that effectively identifies, cultivates, solicits and stewards individual donors, corporate and foundation supporters.

Recruits and mentors a qualified Development team with professionals responsible for corporate and foundation grants, grateful patient program, annual giving, major gifts, special events and annual membership programs such as the 1832 Society.

Maintains relationships with current donors and develops relationships with potential donors to secure immediate and future gifts.

Provides direct supervision of development professionals, including hiring, performance assessments and reviews.

The Chief Development Officer at Wills Eye Hospital, supported by a team of Development Professionals in the Development Department, reports to the Ophthalmologist-in-Chief. The successful candidate will be a proven leader in best practices in fundraising and experienced in translating a fundraising vision and strategies into success across a complex institutional environment.
 

Ideal Experience: BA/BS required, master’s preferred, 8 to 10 years fundraising experience with management of comprehensive philanthropy programs, at least 5 years in a senior leadership role.

Proven track record in strategic fundraising and the ability to effectively research, identify, cultivate, solicit and steward prospects and donors capable of major and planned gifts. The highest integrity and personal ethics. Outstanding communication skills. High energy coupled with a strong work ethic and a desire to have impact. Strong organization and process-management skills.
 

Interested applicants, please provide interest letter and resume to:
Cynthia C. Farano, PHR
Chief Human Resources Officer
cfarano@willseye.org

EOE

Wills Eye Hospital was established in 1832 as a gift from merchant James Wills to the City of Philadelphia. Wills Eye Hospital has grown from the nation’s first hospital specializing in eye care to a global leader in ophthalmology. U.S. News & World Report ranks Wills Eye as #2 in the nation. Wills Eye is a premier training site for all levels of medical education, including resident and fellowship training programs which are among the most competitive in the country. Its clinical expertise, state-of-the-art diagnostic testing, and advanced surgical capabilities make Wills Eye a worldwide referral center where more than 300,000 patients are treated annually. Today, Wills Eye continues to shape the science and medicine of ophthalmology, thanks to its talented physicians, researchers, and staff who are dedicated to improving and preserving sight.

RN - Part Time - 20 hours per week (call as required)

Department: Wills Eye Hospital Operating Room

Hours: Flexible

Requirements: Graduate of accredited nursing program with valid PA license; current BLS and minimum 1 year Operating Room experience, preferably in Ophthalmology.

Please submit your interest statement with resume to: hr@willseye.org

EOE

Full Time, Part Time and Per Diem Operating Room Nurses

Department: Wills Eye Hospital Operating Room

Hours: Full Time, Part Time and Per Diem

Primary Function: RN's to circulate and scrub ophthalmology surgical cases.

Requirements: Minimum one year experience scrubbing and circulating

We provide competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

Interested applicants, please provide interest letter and resume to Human Resources by:

FAX: 215-928-7239

Email: hr@willseye.org

EOE

OR Technician - Full Time, Part Time and Per Diem

Department: Wills Eye Hospital Operating Room

Hours: Flex Hours 

Primary Function: Responsible for providing technical support to the surgeon during the operative procedure by passing instruments and maintaining the sterile field

Requirements: 1 year experience in health care environment and graduate of an accredited surgical technology program.

We provide competitive salary and excellent benefits package.

Interested applicants, please provide interest letter and resume to Human Resources by:

Fax: 215-928-7239

Email: hr@willseye.org

EOE