Optical Express

Optometrist

Location
Newry
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Posted
02 Jul 2021
Closes
30 Jul 2021
Job Role
Optometrist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

If you are an experienced optometrist looking for a new challenge, an exciting opportunity has become available to join our brand-new consultation clinic in Newry. Fitted with state-of-the-art technology and diagnostic equipment, it offers a variety of services ranging from laser eye surgery consultations and dry eye assessments to eye examinations, glasses and contact lens fittings.

Your day will be varied, and will include:

  • Pre and post-operative consultations for our refractive surgery patients
  • Providing clinical support to our ophthalmologists
  • Eye examinations
  • Contact lens related work

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Articulate with excellent communication skills
  • Confident
  • Flexible and adaptable to change
  • Passionate about developing others
  • Organised

To ensure you have maximum support day-to-day in the clinic, you will work alongside an exceptional professional team, as well as having access to invaluable guidance from the Clinical Services Team, which includes some of the most experienced optometrists and ophthalmologists in the specialist areas of refractive surgery and cataract care.

We are committed to providing optometrists across our business with rewards and benefits that really make a difference.  The fantastic range of benefits you will receive include:

  • A market leading salary with the possibility of a relocation package
  • The opportunity to significantly increase your salary through our reward and recognition programme
  • We can offer an array of flexible working patterns to suit your lifestyle
  • Ongoing training and coaching throughout the year from our experienced Learning & Development Team
  • The opportunity to gain the IP qualification, fully funded by the company
  • The opportunity to attend our CET events to gain CET points and improve your knowledge
  • Access to world class ophthalmologists and surgeons – giving you the opportunity to receive first-class in-house clinical guidance
  • Advanced equipment from market leaders such as Carl Zeiss and Johnson & Johnson Vision
  • Free laser eye surgery
  • BUPA Healthcare plan
  • Private pension plan
  • Indemnity cover
  • Your GOC fees paid
  • Relocation opportunities across the UK and Europe

From providing our own unique professional training, to rewards that recognise great performance, you’ll find life at Optical Express more satisfying than you ever imagined.