Clinical Optometrist - Ipswich

Ipswich, Suffolk
competitive + benefits
20 Apr 2021
20 May 2021
Job Role
Contract Type
Locum, Part Time

Clinical Optometrist Required

Employed or Self Employed

We are looking for a part-time optometrist with a passion for patient care to join our growing team of optometrists delivering first class service in our diabetic eye screening clinic in Ipswich, Suffolk

This is a wonderful opportunity to join our growing team of optometrists who have a passion for clinical optometry and an interest in expanding their skills and knowledge. We would like to hear from you if you are interested in working in either of the locations listed.

The role

Your role will be to take charge of the clinic carrying out diabetic eye screening using slit lamp and Volk. You will be working as part of the wider eye screening programme working alongside a team of other screeners and graders. You will have access to a variety of learning opportunities as part of the programme including the Health Screeners diploma in diabetic eye screening as well as regular training and development days. The role will be weekdays, no Saturday or Sunday clinics required.

About you

You will be a registered optometrist with the General Optical Council. You will have a friendly and accessible manner be a good communicator with patience and empathy and be happy working closely as part of a team. No previous experience in diabetic eye screening is necessary as training will be provided, however you should have excellent clinical skills using a slit lamp and Volk lens to view the fundus. Experience of hospital optometry especially working in medical retina clinics would be desirable but not essential but you should have an interest in developing your clinical skills.

About us

Enhanced Optometry Services is an independent UK optometry company that works in partnership with the NHS and other providers delivering specialist eye care services. We specialise in diabetic eye screening and have been working providing specialist diabetic eye screening clinics since 2011.

To apply submit your CV below or call Niall on 07791322344.