Careers Hub

  • Finding pluses and minuses of pre-Brexit Budget
    How the key budget measures may affect practice owners and locums in particular
  • The 2018 Optician Workplace Guide, Careers in Optics supplement takes a journey across different practice settings in different parts of the country. Results from our ongoing salary survey will provide further perspective of the optical jobs market, together with analysis of what makes staff tick...
  • Have you lost your passion for Optometry? Want your weekends back? Do you need a change? Fall in love with optometry again at The Outside Clinic.
  • Are you fed up of working at the weekends? Are you finding that you are declining all your friend’s weddings due to work commitments? Or are you missing out on quality family time? The Outside Clinic offers Optom’s their weekends back allowing free time to spend as you wish.
  • Find out more help about FocalFort who help optical professionals of all varieties find their perfect opportunity, whether that be with an Independent, Multiple, Franchise or Domiciliary Company.
  • The Outside Clinic offers a unique bespoke tablet system, called EYEris, that has helped us as a business better adapt to the changing face of optometry by improving the whole patient experience, raising industry standards and making the lives of Optometrists easier. We chat with one of the inven...
  • To our patients, Super Optom’s are superheroes. But how do you become one yourself? Read on to find out how The Outside Clinic can give you the courage and skills to earn your cape and take your first steps into Super Optometry
  • A career in optics is changing. The use of latest practice technology, obtaining extra clinical skills and modern working environments are assessed in this year’s Workplace Careers in Optics supplement.
  • Domiciliary Optometry is a fast growing market with huge potential
  • The Perfect Appointment Diary – by The Outside Clinic
  • An increasing number of Optometrists are choosing to work in the domiciliary sector, find out why.
  • Katie is an Optometrist Assistant Manager at Boots Opticians in Meadowhall. Read her story to find out more about a day in the life of a Boots Optometrist.
  • How do you know if a job is right for you before you apply? Especially if it means taking a leap into a new branch of optometry that you’ve never considered before? At the Outside Clinic you can book a free, no-commitment Taster Experience to see for yourself what 21st Century domiciliary is r...
  • Optician have been publishing an annual Workplace Guide since 2012. This year we have made some exciting changes...
  • We’re very proud of our approach to healthcare services at Asda. After all, our promise is to help people Save money. Live better. So when someone visits our Optometrists, they can expect one thing – great care and honest advice. It’s one of the reasons we were given top scores for customer se...
  • Have you ever wanted to take part in a work placement overseas but been turned down for that two week’s unpaid leave? Come and join The Outside Clinic and we will pay for you to go! The Outside Clinic has partnered with Vision Aid Overseas as part of our 30th anniversary celebrations.
  • There is no reason why a patient seen in their own home should expect anything less than a comparable service to someone attending a high street practice.
  • At Boots Opticians, we are committed to enriching the life of every person and this commitment to lives doesn’t just apply to our customers; it’s for our colleagues too.
  • Optician Workplace Guide is an annual supplement produced to help students decide where to pursue their Optical careers and to help Optical professionals enhance theirs.
  • The world of optometry has changed beyond all recognition in the last 30 years with the emergence and growth of the multiple sector and the ever more sophisticated range of clinical testing equipment that is available.