Optometrist - Eastbourne, East Sussex

£40,000 pa
10 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time

Optometrist -  Eastbourne, East Sussex

Role summary

Employer: Specsavers Opticians.

Role: Optometrist.   

Salary: £40,000 per annum (Pro Rata) (depending upon experience and accreditations held) + performance related bonus and benefits.          

Location: Eastbourne, East Sussex.  

Description: Specsavers Opticians in Eastbourne, East Sussex are seeking to recruit an experienced GOC registered Optometrist.

Duties of the role will include:  

  • To carry out eye examinations in accordance with company procedures and NHS regulations.
  • Prescribe, supply and fit appropriate spectacle lenses and contact lenses.
  • To advise patients on appropriate use of spectacles, contact lenses as well as appropriate lighting levels in relation to reading and writing.
  • To refer patients to an Ophthalmologist eye specialist, where required.
  • To maintain patient records to a professional standard.
  • To maintain ongoing professional CPD.

Qualifications / skills required:

  • Full registration as an Optometrist with the GOC.
  • Must have achieved core competencies as specified by the college of Optometrists and as approved by the GOC.
  • Must be of a confident and professional, yet friendly and approachable disposition.
  • Must have excellent patient / customer care skills.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Able to demonstrate sound professional ethics.


To apply for this post please forward your full CV with a covering letter detailing why you feel you are suitable for the post to shafqat.zaman@specsavers.com by 7th February 2019.


Email address: shafqat.zaman@specsavers.com

Website: www.specsavers.co.uk/eastbourne

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