Optometrist - Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Bury St Edmunds
Competitive plus benefits
15 Feb 2021
14 Mar 2021
Job Role
Contract Type
Full Time

Employer: Specsavers Opticians                         

Roles: Optometrists                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Locations: Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk



Specsavers Opticians in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk are seeking to recruit a GOC registered Optometrist.


Duties of the roles will include:                                                                                         

  • To carry out eye examinations in accordance with company procedures and NHS regulations.
  • Prescribe, supply and fit appropriate spectacle lenses and contact lenses.
  • To advise patients on appropriate use of spectacles and contact lenses, as well as appropriate lighting levels in relation to reading and writing.
  • To refer patients to an Ophthalmologist eye specialist, where required.
  • To maintain patient records to a professional standard.
  • To maintain ongoing professional CET.


Qualifications / skills required:

  • Full registration as an Optometrist with the General Optical Council.
  • Must have achieved core competencies as specified by the College of Optometrists and as approved by the GOC.
  • Must be of a confident and professional, yet friendly and approachable disposition.
  • Must have excellent patient / customer care skills.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Able to demonstrate sound professional ethics.
  • Demonstrable previous experience.


Get in touch

For more information or to apply, please contact Katie Cunningham at Specsavers Recruitment Services on 01566 771892 or email katie.cunningham@specsavers.com. 

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