Optometrist

Location
Weston-Super-Mare
Salary
£65,000
Posted
15 Mar 2021
Closes
11 Apr 2021
Ref
VAC-30314_1612532707
Job Role
Optometrist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Do you want the chance to work in one of the most beautiful places in the U.K? 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, no Suns

This practice based in Weston-Super-Mare and could offer you and your family a new life on the coast with the most stunning beaches, beautiful scenery and a complete change of lifestyle.

Optometrist Position

This practice is located in a vibrant town centre with plenty of shops and cafes on your doorstep, not to mention the beach is just a 5-minute walk away. The practice currently has an excellent and experienced supportive team, which includes trained Optical Assistants 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.

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