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  • The changing face of optical recruitment

    • 28 Apr 2021
    • Vivid Optical

    COVID-19 has affected many things and recruitment is no different. Whilst some industries have seen a rapid decline in hiring and a long-term impact, there have been a few that have seen demand soar. Optometry is definitely the latter.

  • Our new normal: A new career post-lockdown

    • 23 Nov 2020
    • Outside Clinic

    We had the opportunity to talk to one of our newest Optometrists, Erica Henderson, about her start with us post-lockdown and why she has chosen a career in domiciliary.  

  • Our new normal: Bespoke equipment for added safety

    • 3 Nov 2020
    • Outside Clinic

    To ensure safety for our OutsideClinic optometrists and patients, we have invested in some new apparatus, and we have even added a new design to our bespoke range of equipment that our optometrists use on a day to day basis. 

  • Our new normal: Remote training for new starters

    • 4 Oct 2020
    • Outside Clinic

    It is safe to say that 2020 has been a weird year. The pandemic has hit everyone in one way, or another and companies have had to re-think how they work, how they manage and how they train.

  • A change from your typical Contact Lens Optician role

    • 3 Sep 2020
    • Vision Express

    In an exciting new move, Vision Express have created a brand new team of Contact Lens Opticians who provide contact lens appointments virtually using the latest technology.

  • Get a feel for The Outside Clinic with a Taster Ex

    Get a feel for The Outside Clinic with a Taster Experience.

    • 4 Jan 2019
    • Outside Clinic

    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.

  • Weekends are for you!

    • 12 Jun 2018
    • 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.

  • Optician Workplace Guide - Careers in Optics 2019

    • 9 Oct 2019
    • Optician Jobs

    The Optician Workplace Guide is designed to support professionals in maximizing their careers. This year’s theme is Career Elevation.

  • Vivid Optical – Your Future. Our Focus.

    • 7 Oct 2019
    • Vivid Optical

    As an optical professional, you should only be looking for recruitment advice from an expert consultancy who understands your industry, your job and, most importantly, you!

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    Optician Workplace Guide - Careers in Optics 2018

    • 5 Nov 2018

    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.  This year’s supplement will also include practical advice on extra clinical training and courses, running your own practice and the benefits of fixed employment.

  • Fall in love with optometry again

    Fall in love with optometry again

    • 1 Oct 2018
    • Outside Clinic

    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.

  • Optician Workplace Guide - Careers in Optics 2020

    • 13 Nov 2020
    • Optician

    Are you getting paid enough? Where are the best locations for job opportunities? How can I upskill? Find answers to these questions and more in Optician Workplace Guide 2020.

  • Why should a recruitment consultant be more than just a consultant?

    • 13 Oct 2020
    • Inspired Selections

    Your consultant should be your own personal brand ambassador; a person tasked with the sole objective of making the best career move for you!

  • brillen - Supporting the local independent optician

    • 8 Oct 2020
    • brillen

    Consumer shopping trends have significantly changed over the recent years and certainly over the last six months with the current Covid-19 pandemic. The retail sector has experienced a huge surge in online purchasing as result and we have also seen many high street shops struggle to financially survive during this period. Find out how brillen can help your independent practice excel into a prosperous future.

  • Achieving your career dreams in the new normal

    • 6 Aug 2020
    • Vivid Optical

    A new normal has emerged and it’s important to not be left behind. The world has not stopped spinning and your future is still as important as it was before.

  • Thinking of trying domiciliary?

    • 3 Jul 2019
    • Outside Clinic

    At OutsideClinic we understand that it may seem daunting being out on the road as a domiciliary optometrist if you’ve never done it before. That’s why we take every step possible to ensure our optometrists get the support they need and deserve.

  • Enjoy clinical diversity as part of a world leading team

    • 25 Jun 2020
    • Optical Express

    As we begin to emerge from lockdown, the General Optical Council has stated that registrants can deliver private eye care to patients, and optical practices across the country are preparing for a return to some form of normality.

  • Seven ways: max out your dispensing value

    Seven ways: max out your dispensing value

    • 22 Jan 2019
    • Clive Marchant

    Seven tips from ABDO president Clive Marchant FBDO and vice-president Jo Holmes FBDO

  • Designed for Optometrists by Optometrists

    • 6 Mar 2018
    • Outside Clinic

    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 inventors about the construction of their creation.

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    Domiciliary Optometry – A Professionally Rewarding Career

    • 24 Aug 2017
    • Optician Jobs

    Domiciliary Optometry is a fast growing market with huge potential