Specsavers

Optometrist - Shandwick Place

Recruiter
Specsavers
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Posted
22 Sep 2020
Closes
19 Oct 2020
Ref
47109
Job Role
Optometrist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Optometry jobs at Specsavers

Optometrist, Shandwick Place, Edinburgh

 

Specsavers in Shandwick Place are looking for a highly-skilled Optometrist. Our experienced team use the very latest clinical technology which allows them to improve patient outcomes. At Specsavers in Shandwick Place, we have a clear-sighted vision to transform eye health in our community. As our next Optometrist you will have the opportunity to provide a first-class experience to every one of our patients.

 

What’s on Offer?

  • An amazing annual salary, which we can speak about later (depending on experience)
  • Pension contribution
  • Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Support with CET
  • Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT
  • Phoropters in each testing room
  • Pre-Screening and Refraction completed for you prior to test
  • Close links with the local hospital, allowing a highly clinical focus
  • History of support with clinical and pathway progression
 

We’re fully equipped with 10 test rooms, the latest clinical technology (including OCT), and a team of 40 – which includes fully trained optical assistants, so everything is in place to let you focus on what you do best.

 

We are passionate about the clinical development of our team, and as our new Optometrist, we would support you with extra courses and specialisms that interest you. Whatever your ambitions, from WOPEC qualifications and independent prescribing to paediatric accreditations or enhanced optical services, we’ll do everything we can to help you be the best clinician you can be. 

 

Our location

This position is located in the vibrant city of Edinburgh. With excellent transport links, it’s not uncommon for people to commute from far and wide. There’s something here for everyone: from shops, bars and restaurants to museums and parks for families to enjoy. As an Optometrist in Shandwick Place, your client base will be very diverse – but with plenty of familiar faces of course.

 

Platinum Employer

Our store is an accredited Platinum Employer – this means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of the Specsavers drive to become a famous place to work. Stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards: Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement.

 

What we’re looking for

Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, the right person for this position will be confident, possess a strong worth ethic and a willingness to succeed. You’ll be passionate about your job and enjoy a fast-paced environment. We are looking for an Optometrist who will go the extra mile for our customers and someone who encourages their colleagues to do the same. In summary, we’re looking for a high calibre resident Optometrist to join us and assist in driving this excellent practice forward.

 

Find out more

If you like the sound of this opportunity, get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it. Contact Connor Willingham on 01566 771 881 or connor.willingham@specsavers.com.