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    • 27 Feb 2020
    • Leightons Opticians and Hearing Care

    Be a part of the new wave of optical and audiology careers

  • Create your future - make 2020 super

    • 24 Jan 2020
    • Outside Clinic

    Picture domiciliary in 100 years, teleporting to patients homes and conducting sight tests with just one gadget (probably a bit far-fetched) - while we aren't quite there yet, our team at OutsideClinic are very focused on the future.

  • IR35: The Locum Solution

    • 13 Jan 2020
    • Vivid Optical

    Vivid Optical are all set to help and assist locums following the introduction of IR35.

  • How to achieve mindfulness in a busy optometry practice

    • 18 Dec 2019
    • Optician

    Simple techniques can be applied by anyone to make their working lives a little less stressful. David Rahman reports

  • Optometrist? - Think outside the box

    • 24 Oct 2019
    • Anonymous

    Are you looking for a change from your usual routine at work? Do you fancy your hand at something new and exciting? Are you hungry for a new challenge?

  • ABDO College’s optical assistant course has record entry numbers

    • 20 Sep 2019
    • Zoe Wickens, Optician magazine

    Association of British Dispensing Opticians (ABDO) College’s new optical assistant course has had record numbers wanting to join.

  • Professional development with Optical Express 

    • 2 Sep 2019
    • Optical Express

    The role that optometrists play in primary eye care is changing. With this in mind Optical Express has exclusively partnered with Glasgow Caledonian University to offer its optometrists the opportunity to gain the Independent Prescribing (IP) qualification.

  • Optician - Pre-reg Guide 2019

    • 24 Jun 2019
    • Optician Jobs

    The Pre-reg Guide supplement offers supportive insight in choosing a suitable placement, steps to qualifying and guidance regarding employment when qualified. Read your free copy today!

  • vivid awards competition

    Opticians Awards Comp winner, Anthony Blackman sits down with Vivid Optical

    • 23 Apr 2019
    • 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.

  • Domiciliary optics myths busted

    Domiciliary myths busted

    • 9 Apr 2019
    • Outside Clinic

    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. 

  • Super Optometry

    • 30 Oct 2017
    • Optician Jobs

    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

  • Workplace Guide - Careers in Optics 2017

    Optician Workplace Guide - Careers in Optics 2017

    • 3 Oct 2017
    • Optician Jobs

    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.

  • The Perfect Appointment Diary – by The Outside Cli

    The Perfect Appointment Diary – by The Outside Clinic

    • 19 May 2017

    The Perfect Appointment Diary – by The Outside Clinic

  • The Outside Clinic Supporting You and Your Career

    The Outside Clinic Supporting You and Your Career

    • 27 Feb 2017

    An increasing number of Optometrists are choosing to work in the domiciliary sector, find out why.

  • My Career with Boots Opticians, South Yorkshire.

    • 10 Feb 2017

    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.

  • Discover what's great about domiciliary – Taster Experience now available with The Outside Clinic

    • 26 Oct 2016

    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 really like. And when we say ‘experience’ we mean just that.

  • Optician Workplace Guide 2016

    • 10 Oct 2016

    Optician have been publishing an annual Workplace Guide since 2012. This year we have made some exciting changes...

  • 7 reasons why you’ll find more opportunity in an Asda Optical Store

    • 10 Aug 2016

    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 service in Which? magazine’s most recent opticians survey. Customers rate us highly – so do our employees. Here are some of the key factors behind that...

  • Interested but never been given the chance?

    • 7 Jul 2016

    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.

  • Digital Retinal Photography for a home visit... really? Of course, with The Outside Clinic

    • 20 May 2016

    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.