Optometrist

Location
Birmingham
Salary
£45,000
Posted
25 Oct 2017
Closes
21 Nov 2017
Ref
VAC-26408_1498665425
Job Role
Optometrist
Sector
Distribution
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

My clients are one of the most recognisable opticians in the UK being established for over 75 years with over 150 practices and still growing. They now require an optometrist to work in the North Birmingham area in which you will become an integral part of the future of the company. They have a reputation for quality of service and products on offer and their aim is to go from strength to strength in the coming years.

Optometrist position

The role is working in North Birmingham area with a team of 4-6 with an experienced practice manager in practice.
The company has very good local reputations for offering excellent service and high end dispensing.

Responsibilities of the Optometrist

You will conduct 25 minute tests as well as completing contact lens fittings and aftercares. You will be on hand to offer clinical advice and help patients to choose the best options for their needs. As this is an independent practice a dynamic and flexible approach to your work is required as everybody helps in all areas of the practice.

Requirements of the optometrist

To apply for this position you must a fully qualified, GOC registered optometrist who is up to date with all CET requirements. You will be able to work on Saturdays* plus 3-5 days in the week with no Sunday or late night requirements at the moment. You will ideally have at least 1 years of post qualification experience although for the right person they could consider someone newly qualified and you will be comfortable working as the sole optometrist in a practice. As well as this you will have a friendly professional disposition, be well presented and have an excellent chair side manner.
*They require a diabetic screening certified optometrist.

Compensation for the optometrist

They are offering a basic salary up to £41,000 + additional benefits like car allowance of up to £4,000 dependent on whether you work full or part time. You will also have the opportunity to work within a relaxed and flexible atmosphere.
*Pro-rata for salary and allowances.

To apply for this optometrist position in the North Birmingham area or other optometrist jobs in UK call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or go to www.inspiredselections.co.uk