Optometrists – Monday to Friday - required for North East Areas
My Client one of the leading Optical Domiciliary Company's is looking to recruit a full or part time Optometrists for areas throughout the North East;
Newcastle upon Tyne
This is a Monday to Friday role (no weekends required). You will be visiting Nursing and Care Homes carrying out a full clinical test. You must possess excellent clinical skills, have a sympathetic approach and empathy as most patients are elderly and infirm and some will suffer from advanced dementia. You will be assisted at all times by an experienced Optical Assistant or Qualified Dispensing Optician and will have access to full support from a Lead Optometrist.
You will be visiting one to two Nursing/Care Homes a day, covering a radius of no more than 40 miles.
15 tests per day; First appointment at 9.30am with the aim to finish at 4.30pm
You will be required to use your own car, but petrol expenses will be covered ( 25p per mile )
Working hours; 8.30am to 5.30pm ( including travel )
Basic salary of £70,000 per annum plus achievable bonus
Professional fees paid for
Private Medical insurance
Full sick pay after 12 month’s service
33 days holiday including Bank Holidays
For more information and to discuss further please contact Nicki on; 07515609482, quoting reference number;V41103814