Lead Optometrist opportunity, Essex

South Essex
£45000 - £55000 per annum + GOC and AOP fees paid
04 Oct 2018
01 Nov 2018
Optical Support
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time

Prospect Health is actively seeking an enthusiastic Optometrist to take the next step in their career within a highly successful optical practice in South Essex.

The company in question is well-established and recognised, within the industry, for its commitment to developing employees through ongoing training and professional development.

The perfect candidate will be driven but patient-focused and someone who will both contribute to the growth of this exciting company and look to progress within it.


Very clinical multiple practice that completely breaks the mould in terms of how a multiple practice operate by priding themselves on having an independent approach within a franchise company

-Working hours:

  • 9:00am - 5:30pm Monday to Saturday
  • 9:30am - 4:30pm Sundays
  • 1 Weekend day is required but not both (Can work both weekend days for the next weekend off if requested)

-Position available:

  • Full time
  • Part time

-The business:

  • 4 practice in the area
  • The practice the role is within has been established for more than 20 year

-The practice:

  • 7 consulting rooms
  • A wide range of experienced Optoms, DO's and OA's


Location - South Essex


Key Benefits

-Competitive salary along-side a fantastic package

  • Up to £55,000!
  • GOC and AOP fees paid
  • Company pension scheme
  • Private healthcare and dental

-Flexible testing times enabling exceptional high quality patient care

  • 25 minutes

-Uncapped individual Bonus

  • Potential of earning and extra £3000 a year

-Modern up to date practise with a new refit completed last year

  • Company offers excellent facilities including
  • Nidek Phoropters
  • Retinal Cameras
  • Wireless I-Pad links
  • Paperless patient management systems
  • Happy to invest in new facilities as deemed appropriate for the needs of the practitioner

-Very clinical practice partaking in a large amount of pathology and running:

  • Glaucoma referrals
  • Cataract referrals
  • Always pushing for additional NHS contracts

-Clinical training in place running PEAR & WOPEC train schemes for all Optoms within the Business

-Happy to enrol employees on extra CET a self-development programs, truly encouraging progression and development as an Optical professional with CET training inside and outside of work and evenings arranged by the company

-25 days holiday plus bank holidays

  • 33 in total

-Very well established practice that believe in running an opticians that builds close relationships with patients and staff to achieve a more long term goal

-Every team member will receive mentoring, support, recognition and personal development to promote any area of career progression aspired

-Daily meetings arranged to keep staff rapport high and create a very social working atmosphere

-A highly supportive, experienced team will be at your disposable at all times allowing you to better concentrate on the needs of you patients with ease and confidence and be able to feel confident in professionalism of the colleagues around

-The practice makes sure their employees are well taken care of. They value each employee's hard work and commitment and understand that these are the key factors in the driving force behind success


You can talk to us in confidence about this opportunity and other suitable positions by contacting a member of the Optical Division on 01423 813452. Alternatively, if you would like to be considered for this role, please use the 'Apply' button and attach your latest CV and one of our Optical Division members will contact you as soon as possible. Not the right job for you? Click here for more Optometrist Jobs

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