Inspired Selections are recruiting for an ambitious and self-motivated Optometrist who is being sought in the Chesterfield area to join one of the leading optical groups, which has a proven track record in developing and providing excellent career paths for individuals through their recognised training and development channels. This client is open to a candidate looking at either part time (3 days) or full time.
This practice is complemented by a supportive team, which includes trained Optical Assistants and a Practice Manager. The team will assist you in your optometric duties; they will complete the field screening and pressures of each patient for you. In this role, you will provide excellence in clinical care to your patients and work as part of a small team. You will be responsible for providing eye tests, contact lens fitting, aftercare advice, maintaining accurate patient records and keeping up to date with product and professional knowledge.to conduct a thorough sight tests offering your expert opinion and making recommendations.
Responsibilities of the Optometrist.
You will have a testing time of 25 minutes and also be clinically sensitive to the needs of the patient, yet understand the commercial requirements of the business. You will able to demonstrate your commercial understanding by making suitable recommendations in accordance to the patients’ prescription within the consulting room, then relaying this information to the Optical Assistant at the handover stage. You will be on hand to answer any difficult questions and share your clinical knowledge with patients and the team.
Requirements of the Optometrist
To apply for this position you will need to be a fully qualified optometrist who is GOC registered and up to date with all CET requirements. You will be hard working and clinically minded who is passionate about customer service and patient care. . You will have a successful career to date and be able to demonstrate great interpersonal skills, knowledge and expertise in your specialist field. It is vitally important that you have a flexible working attitude ensuring that the patient is always put first.
Compensation for the Optometrist
In return you will receive a very competitive salary package. The group also runs a comprehensive benefits package including:
¢ 33 days holiday
¢ Monday – Saturday 9-5:00pm (choose days to suit)
¢ GOC fees paid
¢ Contribution pension scheme
¢ £55,000 (dependent upon experience)
On offer is an excellent salary of up to £55,000, plus private medical cover, free pair of glasses and generous bonus scheme after 3 months probation and 33 days. To apply for this Optometrist role in Chesterfield or other Optical Jobs in Chesterfield then please call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999.