Optometrist - Ayr

Recruiter
Location
Ayr
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Posted
05 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Job Role
Optometrist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Optometrist - Ayr Role summary

Specsavers are currently looking for bright, eager and outgoing candidates for the position of Optometrist based at our store in Ayr. As well as outstanding development, there’s the buzzing atmosphere you’d expect in a place where everyone works together because everyone counts.

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.

Join us as an Optometrist at Specsavers and you'll be amazed by the size, scope and reach not only of our store, but your influence in it. As the face of our Professional practice in stores, you’ll acting as ambassadors for their business areas and providing expert advice to help improve the lives of our customers and the communities where they live.

Our Ayr practice prides itself on providing excellent clinical care, working with local authorities to provide diabetic retinopathy screening as well as cataract post op and LVA assessment services. This practice sees a lot of different pathology making it the perfect place to expand your clinical knowledge. The practice currently has three Optometrists that can independently prescribe and are always happy to nurture and provide support for those that are eager to become IP accredited.

As you will be part of a fantastic clinical service, you will be rewarded with a fantastic salary package and bonus.

And then there is Ayr itself – A beautiful stretch of coastline located only 40 minutes away from Glasgow, you’ll have the best beaches and greatest countryside, all within a stone’s throw of the big city!

The ins and outs

  • You’ll provide an outstanding clinical service – from eye tests to contact lens fitting
  • You’ll also maintain an exceptional standard of customer care
  • Work with the Dispensing Optician to ensure clinics run like clockwork
  • Take full responsibility for inspiring and coaching your colleagues

What’s on offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours – compressed working hours can be accommodated
  • Relocation package available
  • Extremely progressive store, get involved in clinical specialities
  • Working closely to local hospitals
  • 29 days holiday
  • GOC fees paid
  • Medical and dental package
  • Private pension
  • Specsavers Perks


For more information or to apply for this position please call Neil Birkett on 07508 729 205 or email neil.birkett@specsavers.com