If you’re an Optometrist and you’re looking for a relaxed place, stress-free and a friendly community-based practice then look no further.
* Salary of up to £65,000
* 30-minute test times
* Avg of 13/14 tests per day
* 9am-5:30pm hours, 9am-5pm on Saturdays, no Suns
This client are one of the most recognisable opticians in the UK being established for over 80 years with nearly 200 practices and still growing. They now require an optometrist to work in the Oxford area, with everyday different you will become an integral part of the future of the company.
They have a reputation for quality service and products on offer and their aim is to go from strength to strength in the coming years.
This practice is located in a vibrant town centre with plenty of shops and cafes on your doorstep. The practice currently has an excellent and experienced supportive team, which includes trained Optical Assistants, a diabetic screener, a dedicated Contact Lens Optician and an experienced Practice Manager.
The team will assist you in your optometric duties; they will complete the field screening and pressures of each patient for you.
In this role, you will provide excellence in clinical care to your patients and work as part of a small team. You will be responsible for providing eye tests, contact lens fitting, as well as aftercare advice, maintaining accurate patient records and keeping up to date with product and professional knowledge.
Responsibilities of the Optometrist.
You will have a testing time of 30 minutes and on average test 13/14 patients per day, you will also be clinically sensitive to the needs of the patient, yet understand the commercial requirements of the business. You will able to demonstrate your commercial understanding by making suitable recommendations in accordance with the patients’ prescription within the consulting room, then relaying this information to the Optical Assistant at the handover stage.
You will be on hand to answer any difficult questions and share your clinical knowledge with patients and the team. It is paramount you integrate into this small close-knit team and demonstrate a real passion for your role.
Requirements of the Optometrist
To apply for this position, you will need to be a fully qualified optometrist who is GOC registered and up to date with all CET requirements. You will be hardworking and clinically minded who is passionate about customer service and patient care. You will have a successful career to date and be able to demonstrate great interpersonal skills, knowledge and expertise in your specialist field. It is vitally important that you have a flexible working attitude ensuring that the patient is always put first.
Compensation for the Optometrist
On offer is an excellent salary of up to £65,000, free pair of glasses for friends and family.
¢ 33 days holiday
¢ Monday – Saturday 9:00-5:30pm (choose days to suit)
¢ Professional fees paid
¢ £65,000 (dependent upon experience)
– Call Chris at Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
– Upload your C.V to www.inspiredselections.co.uk
– SMS your Name and Availability to 07537417722 for more info.
Look forward to seeing your application.