Optometrist - Folkestone, Kent
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 Folkestone Specsavers store in the Kent 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.
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. You’ll also work closely with our in store Lab team to ensure all eye wear is produced to the correct specifications so that when a customer collects their order it has your quality seal of approval.
If this sounds like you, on offer is:
- An extremely competitive salary package up to £60,000
- Company car
- Excellent continued development opportunities
- Would consider full or part time candidates
- A supportive working environment with a close knit team
- The store will pay for a parking permit
- Dental and Medical cover
- Pension scheme
- Relocation package
- Progression for JVP pathway and ILM management courses
You’ll need to demonstrate good attention to detail along with a passion for customer service. Team work also forms a big part of our culture so the ability to work well with other people is essential. This is a large store who have recently relocated now with 8 testing rooms, only 45 minutes from London.
For more information, or to apply, please contact Imogen Bryant at Specsavers Recruitment Services on 01566 7702222 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
This vacancy will close once we have filled all available assessment places. We therefore highly recommend early applications.