Optometrist - Skegness, Lincolnshire
Optometrist, Skegness, Lincolnshire
Full time or Part time (to include weekends)
Specsavers began more than 35 years ago with the vision of two optometrists, Doug and Mary Perkins, who set out to provide best-value eyecare to everybody. Their passion for optometry has led Specsavers to become the largest privately-owned optical group in the world, delivering high-quality, affordable optical and hearing care in 10 countries. And it continues to shape the lives and experience of thousands of colleagues who are developing their careers with us across the globe. We are proud of how far we’ve come as a business, now we want to see you grow with us too.
Specsavers in Skegness are looking for a forward-thinking Optometrist. An incredible opportunity awaits: the salary, the location, the lifestyle and an excellent store – the only thing missing is you. With an outstanding package on offer worth up to £70,000 including a lucrative bonus scheme, relocation bonus and much more – joining Specsavers in Skegness as our next Optometrist truly is a fabulous opportunity.
What’s on Offer?
- A market-leading package worth up to £70,000 based on experience
- Relocation bonus if you’re moving
- A strong performance-based bonus scheme
- Substantial holiday allowance of 33 days
- Pension contribution
- Support with CET
- Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities
- Access to cutting-edge clinical technology such as OCT
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 Optometrists are an integral part of our store management team, so we’re keen to get you up to speed outside the test room too. With ILM courses, Pre-Reg supervision and the Specsavers Partnership scheme (Pathway) all available to explore. Along with your clinical expertise – this will stand you in good stead if you choose to become a store director yourself one day.
We’re fully equipped with 5 test rooms, the latest clinical technology, and a team of 27 – which includes fully trained optical assistants, so everything is in place to let you focus on what you do best. Our experienced, diverse and friendly team are always on hand to offer support and take care of patient’s needs, meaning that as our new Optometrist, you can focus on offering a first-class sight test to our loyal customers.
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.
We’re based on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds, surrounded by nice villages with affordable housing and good schools. Skegness is a seaside town with plenty of attractions, free parking and we’re located just a 5 minute walk from the train station. We recognise that relocating can be stressful so we’re happy to help by offering a relocation bonus.
What we’re looking for
You’ll need to be a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist with the drive, passion and the willingness to build upon our customer-focused culture. As part of our team, you’ll need to be able to provide a unique blend of customer care and professional excellence. You’ll need to demonstrate good attention to detail along with a passion for the community. Teamwork also forms a big part of our culture, so the ability to work well with others is essential.
Find out more
If you like the sound of this opportunity, get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it. Contact Natasha Sully on 01566 770120 or firstname.lastname@example.org.