Here is an excellent opportunity for a Lead Optometrist in the South West offering an excellent salary, progression and clinical development.
My client is one of the leading Opticians in the UK, with a presence in nearly every town and city in the country. They have a fantastic reputation for clinical excellence, and customer service, and they now have a requirement for a full time Optometrist to join one of their practices in the Somerset area (South of Bath) due to expansion.
The ideal candidate will ideally be an experienced Optometrist looking for a new challenge, you will be involved with an ambitious team all thriving for excellence but also helping each other through their day to day roles. You will be an ambitious, driven individual, looking to forge a long term career.
This is a large store with several test rooms – you will be well supported by your team with all pre-testing done for you and experienced staff greeting, prepping, passing over into your hands.
Responsibilities of the Optometrist
Training and development of 5 other Optometrists between their 2 practices
Supervising pre-reg Optometrists
Running their own in-house CET scheme
Liaise with neighbouring councils in the area
Performing eyes tests to 25-minute appointments
Adhering to all GOC guidelines
Building excellent patient reports
Contact Lens Fittings
Requirements of the Optometrist
Must be GOC registered
2 years+ post qualification/ pre-reg to be able to supervise other pre-reg Optometrists
Ideally full-time role
A friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic.
A customer-focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.
Compensation for the Optometrist
For your efforts a competitive salary of up to £60,000 is on offer along with a strong bonus scheme (Approx £4,000 – £5,000) and additional benefits such as Medical insurance, funding into Medical Retina/ Glaucoma courses, all GOC fees paid and an enhanced pension.
You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training, progress and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.
To apply for this outstanding and exciting opportunity:
– Call Chris at Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
– Upload your C.V to www.inspiredselections.co.uk
– SMS your Name and Availability for a call to 07537417722
What happens next?
Once you have applied, one of the experienced team at Inspired Selections will give you a call to discuss the role in more detail.
They will also go over your previous experience from your CV and your current situation to make sure you have the relevant experience and match what the client is looking for.
Once this has been discussed leave it to us and we will arrange the meeting for you.