Optical Express

Theatre Nurse - Inverness

Competitive plus benefits
24 Sep 2020
22 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Part Time

Theatre Nurses - Full & Part time positions Nationwide up to £20p/h – Industry Leading.


Optical Express, the UK and Ireland’s number one provider of laser eye surgery and private lens surgery are currently recruiting theatre nurses to join our busy surgery teams.

Operating in our state of the art treatment centres, our surgery teams are crucial to our patients’ visual outcomes and to the success of Optical Express. If you’re looking for a role that will allow you to continue to learn and progress, read on….

We have full and part time opportunities across the country. Our part time positions may suit someone looking to supplement their existing NHS commitments or individuals who are simply looking to work on a part time basis.


Maybe you are an experienced nurse looking for a new challenge in a different field, or you might be early in your career and want to make your mark in the ophthalmic industry, providing you have a passion for delivering world class patient care, our environment could be the perfect fit for you.


By joining Optical Express you will be welcomed into an industry leading team which is going from strength to strength. Through the remainder of 2020 and beyond, we are opening new state of the art clinics and treatment centres in locations across the UK as well as continuing to invest in advanced clinical and diagnostic technologies.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

For nurses looking to explore new opportunities, Optical Express has a lot to offer. Our range of ophthalmic treatments mean that our nurses benefit from real clinical diversity.  You will work alongside our expert Ophthalmologists as part of our refractive and cataract surgery multidisciplinary clinical teams, meaning you’ll be involved in leading edge practice, learning from some of the country’s leading specialists in clinical eye care.


This is a practical ‘hands on’ role with varied responsibilities including:

  • Scrub assistant
  • Discharge patients with after-care advice and medications
  • Assist within the anaesthetic room;
  • Prepare the patient for their laser vision correction (LVC) or intraocular lens (IOL) treatment and undertake pre-screening diagnostic duties.

Minimum Requirements

What’s in it for you?


  • Up to £20 hourly rate (FTE £41,600 FTE) Location Dependent
  • No night shift or on-call
  • Free or discounted vision correction solutions
  • Modern working environment