A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for an Optometrist within a practice in central Edinburgh. The role would be suitable for an Optometrist looking for full or part time work and for Optometrists of various levels of experience, as development is tailored specifically towards each individual.
Responsibilities of the Optometrist
This a small to medium sized store right in the centre of Edinburgh, close to Edinburgh Castle offering excellent bus and tram service, so a very easy to commute. There are many historical and cultural attractions close by, amidst high street shops, lively bars and excellent restaurants.
In this role, you will provide excellence in clinical care to your patients and work as part of a 15 strong team. You will be responsible for providing eye tests, contact lens fitting, aftercare advice, maintaining accurate patient records and keeping up to date with product and professional knowledge.to conduct a thorough sight tests offering your expert opinion and making recommendations. You will be on hand to answer any difficult questions and share your clinical knowledge with patients and the team.
Requirements of the Optometrist
To apply for this position you will need to be a fully qualified Optometrist who is GOC registered and up to date with all CET requirements. You will be hard working and clinically minded who is passionate about customer service and patient care and comfortable testing at 25minutes. You will have a successful career to date and be able to demonstrate great interpersonal skills, knowledge and expertise in your specialist field.
Compensation for the Optometrist
The practice has a friendly and sociable team, that work hard to keep a professional but a fun working environment. The local community and the wider area are not far from the minds of the store and regularly hold fun charity days/events. In return for all your hard work my client will continually aim to invest you and the team, ensuring that you are able to develop and pursue any professional interests, allowing you to provide an excellent customer service. My client has a huge amount of experience in the world of optics and can assist with any aspect of career development. Successful candidates will be encouraged to develop their skills, which will include developing the practice and the wider company to meet the ever changing needs of its staff and patients.
Here is a brief snap shot of what you could get:
GOC fees paid
Full professional development package – time and resource to exceed the CET points requirement
Professional indemnity insurance cover
31 days holiday
For the right candidate my client is offering excellent working hours in a modern test room. For more information on this Optometrist vacancy in Edinburgh please call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999. For this or other Optometrist jobs in Edinburgh please call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or visit inspired selections website www.inspiredselections.co.uk.