Optometrist - Durham up to £65,000

Vivid Optical
Durham, Durham
Up to £65,000
05 Jan 2018
05 Feb 2018
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The Company

Vivid Optical are working in partnership with one of the UK’s leading Eye Care providers. Acquiring the optical department of the UK’s largest supermarket has led them to house 600 practices and 1,500 optometrists. Set for further change and development in 2018, now is the time to join the UK’s favourite multiple.

The Position

The position is within a medium sized internal practice consisting of 2 testing room. There is a team of 5 OA's and 1 store manager and one other optometrist covering on a mobile basis. The opening hours range between 9am – 5.30pm but could be flexible on this

The Location

Durham is a city in the county Durham in North East of England. Dotted around are Roman buildings, castles and palaces giving a sense of history and traditionalism. Just 30 minutes away from Newcastle city centre and Metro Center in Gateshead, it gives a brilliant balance of tranquility and hustle. 

Why Should You Apply? 

  • Salary up to £65,000 + bonus
  • Pension scheme
  • Extra training and development courses
  • Career progression
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays (increases with time in service)
  • ‘Buy or sell’ 3 extra days
  • 25-minute testing times
  • Well-presented store with good equipment – refit to be completed by June 2018
  • Fees and indemnities paid for


If you are interested or have any questions, then please contact Joshua on 0207 952 6677 or email Joshua@vivid-optical.co.uk


  • GOC registered
  • Clean and faultless GOC record
  • Patient focussed mentality
  • Team and self-motivated

*If you cannot offer the above requirements then please DO NOT apply for the position!

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