This is an opportunity for a professionally driven optometrist to join a very well appointed and successful practice in a prime location with an enviable reputation for service and employee development.
They are part of a major group in the UK and as such require someone who is looking for future job security and stability with progression opportunities leading to taking on your own practice.
This is a full time opportunity with a market leading opticians in a prime location.
This practice is situated on a busy high street and has good footfall with a strong customer base made up of a good mix of private and NHS patients. They have a hard working support team with everyone aiming for the same goals. The practice can boast a good retention record which is hard to find nowadays and looking for the next member of the team who will be a long term addition.
They can consider both newly qualified or the more experienced with the potential for taking on the managing of the practice if this is what you are looking for.
The role will be delivering eye tests to a high standard with some contact lens work undertaken. You will be expected to make recommendations to patients who will then be passed on to the support team. For a more senior role you will be pro-active in running the practice taking on responsibility of ensuring the practice is operating to its full potential and looking forward growing the business.Requirements of the Optometrist
Applications from newly qualified and the more experienced welcome and it is desirable although not essential to have experience in a busy practice with commercial awareness a large part of the ongoing success of the business. You will have a friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic. A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.Compensation for the Optometrist
For your input my client is offering a competitive salary of up to £48,000 basic and a strong bonus scheme with projected earnings of £5,000+ and additional benefits. You will also have the opportunity for ongoing personal development but more importantly the chance to go on to ownership of your own practice in the future and free parking on site.
*final salary offered is subject to level of experience and contribution to the business and will be tailored to your specific circumstances.