Optometrist

Location
Derby
Salary
£42,000
Posted
25 Oct 2017
Closes
21 Nov 2017
Ref
VAC-24910_1471287621
Job Role
Optometrist
Sector
Distribution
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client has a pair of practices in the Derby area who are now looking to increase their optometrist team.
Both practices are have well equipped test rooms with air conditioned and comfortable work spaces. They have fully trained support teams in both who do all pre-tests and take your handovers professionally to ensure the patients get the best advice and correct prescription requirements.
They have a close knit feel and care all working towards making the practice as successful as it can be.

Optometrist Position
This is a full time opportunity with a market leading opticians in prime locations in the Derby area.
The practices are situated in prime locations with strong footfall and surrounded by all the major local shops and amenities and as such there is a good flow of custom. They are the major opticians in the area and servicing both private and NHS clients and offering a good range of lenses and frames to suit all budgets. They now require a GOC registered optometrist to test to 20 minutes and comfortable doing contact lens work.

Responsibilities of the Optometrist
The role will be delivering eye tests to a high standard with some contact lens work undertaken. You will be expected to make recommendations to patients who will then be passed on to the support team.
You will be flexible with working patterns as there is some later finishing and to include one weekend day per week working on a rota basis.

Requirements of the Optometrist
You will be GOC registered and full CET accredited and happy to test to 20 minutes and have sound clinical skills and strong commercial awareness.
They are open to any levels of experience as it is more about your commercial awareness and clinical skills. You will have a friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic. A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.
*Ideal applicants would be happy to do pre-reg supervision.

Compensation for the Optometrist
For your skills and input my client is offering a competitive salary of up to £40,000 basic and a good bonus scheme is in place to further enhance your earnings potential. You will also have the opportunity for ongoing personal development.
To apply for this Optometrist role in the Derby area or other optical jobs in UK please call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or join us at www.inspiredselections.co.uk