My client has been established for over 15 years and is growing into and becoming one of the leading testing practices of choice. They can boast openly about having a qualified manager in all their stores as well as teams of 5 to 7 of varying levels of trained and experienced support colleagues to assist you on dispensing side. They are one of the highest payers in the UK and as such are looking for the best applicants. They are offering long term security and stability in this time of constant change and can help you realise your career aspirations for future progression.
This is a 40 hour 5 day per week opportunity with a fast growing optical group situated in a busy.
This practice is situated in a prime location with its own parking for team members and local to all amenities in the area.
The store has a strong team of up to 8 with a qualified practice manager and dispensing assistants.
They have very good footfall and although majority of clients are NHS this is not a hard sell environment. They are a family values driven group with a patient focused team who have the same ethos to deliver the highest levels of customer care possible.
Responsibilities of the Optometrist
Testing to 20 minute appointments
Undertake contact lens fittings and aftercare appointments.
Offer expert advice and suggesting recommendations to assist the customer
Taking ownership of your clinic diary with assistance from the practice manager
Be prepared to come out of the test room to be a face of the business
Requirements of the Optometrist
GOC registered and full CET accredited
Excellent communication skills
Comfortable undertaking contact lens work
Able to work Saturday with 4 further days in the week, (to be discussed and agreed at interview)
Compensation for the Optometrist
For this full time role my client is offering a competitive salary of up to £58,000 basic and a strong overall package. You will also have the opportunity to complete your continuous learning.