Careers Hub

  • Opticians Awards Comp winner, Anthony Blackman sits down with Vivid Optical
    Vivid Optical’s Danny Alaimo sat down with competition winner and Insight Optical Training director, Anthony Blackman to discuss his company, the awards and the optical markets perception on recruiters.
  • Have your doubts about domiciliary work? Concerned about moving away from the traditional testing room? Read on to see how OutsideClinic debunks three of the most common myths surrounding domiciliary work and see for yourself what an exciting career you could have as a home visiting optician. 
  • Seven tips from ABDO president Clive Marchant FBDO and vice-president Jo Holmes FBDO
  • At The Outside Clinic you can book a free, no-commitment Taster Experience to see for yourself what 21st Century domiciliary is really like.  And when we say ‘experience’ we mean just that.
  • 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.