Optometrist - Queensway

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Location
London (Central)
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Posted
19 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Job Role
Optometrist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Optometrist - Queensway Role summary

Specsavers has been going from strength to strength, ever since the business started back in 1984. We strive for the highest clinical standards – and believe that the customer should be at the heart of everything we do. We also recognise that our people are critical to our past and future success – so we do everything we can to make sure they get the experience and career they’re looking for: from outstanding training and a personal development plan, to excellent benefits and unstinting support. The business has nearly 1,500 stores across 12 countries – and is still growing. We want you to be part of this outstanding success story.

An attractive opportunity has opened for a full time Optometrist in our Queensway Specsavers stores in the West London area. This store is a part of the UK's most trusted optical brand and has enjoyed a strong period of growth recently – so as a result are looking to add and strengthen their team. The store has recently had a refit and has brand new equipment!

We’re looking for....

An Optometrist to work as part of a team focused on delivering total satisfaction to our customers by conducting thorough eye examinations, contact lens assessments and contact lens aftercare. You’ll offer our customers recommendations to the highest professional and ethical standards – which is something our customers have come to expect from us. You’ll also use your knowledge to effectively identify customer needs and recommend eyewear and eye care solutions accordingly. We are looking for an Optometrist to play an active role in the provision of mentoring the store team as well as providing technical advice and guidance to the store team to encourage best practice at all times.

If this sounds like you, on offer is:

  • A competitive salary package
  • A generous monthly bonus - Earning potential of £300 - £400 per month
  • EOS support towards full accreditation
  • PDP support towards pathway
  • 25-minute sight tests
  • Potential weekend on/off package
  • Professional fees paid.
  • 33 days holiday
  • Dental and medical package
  • Excellent continued development opportunities
  • A supportive working environment
  • Support with pathway and ILM 1,2 and 3.
  • Plenty of other bonuses and perks - just ask

This position will take you into Queensway (formerly Queen's Road) it is a bustling cosmopolitan street in Bayswater, an area of west London. It is home to Whiteleys, many restaurants (especially Chinese and Middle Eastern), cafés, pubs, souvenir shops and a few high-street retail chains. Queensway and Westbourne Grove are identified in the London Plan as one of 35 major centres in Greater London. Both Bayswater and Queensway London Underground stations are located on Queensway both are located within 4 minutes’ walk from the store.

If you would like to apply for this fantastic position or receive further information, please call Ellen Kennard on 01566 770 228 or ellen.kennard@specsavers.com

This vacancy will close once we have filled all available assessment places. We therefore highly recommend early applications.