Optometrist - Didcot, Oxfordshire
Specsavers in Didcot are looking for a forward thinking Optometrist. We’re a community-focused store dedicated to ensuring that every one of our customers receives an excellent patient experience. We’re seeking an Optometrist ready to use their passion and knowledge to help us build on our ever-growing and loyal customer base. Join us at Specsavers in Didcot where we deliver the very best in customer care.
What’s on Offer?
• An annual salary of up to £60,000 (depending on experience)
• Up to £10,000 welcome bonus
• Financial support with relocation (if you’re moving home to join us)
• Pension contribution
• Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities, including Pathway
• Support with CET
• Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT
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.
With a focus on flexibility, we are open to full-time and part-time applicants and will consider any working pattern to suit you. So, whether you need condensed hours, alternate weekends or early finishes, we’re open to making it work – but let’s talk about that later.
Didcot is a town that has enjoyed a significant amount of growth and development over the past 20 years. It is well equipped with local amenities, including a shopping centre and a vast array of eateries, whilst not losing its countryside, market town feel.
Didcot is located 15 miles south of Oxford, 10 miles east of Wantage and 15 miles north west of Reading. It is easily accessible by bus and by car, with lots of main roads close by, including the M40, M4 and A34. With a train station in town, it is also conveniently located on the direct lines to Oxford, Reading, London, Bristol and Bath, all of which can be reached in less than an hour.
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 Catherine Fairbanks on 01566 770229 or email firstname.lastname@example.org