Optometrist

Employer
Bayfields Opticians & Audiologists
Location
York, North Yorkshire
Salary
Competitive salary + Simply Health, Pension and much more!
Closing date
25 Dec 2021

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Job Role
Optometrist
Sector
Independent Practice
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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Job Details

We have an exciting opportunity for an Optometrist to be part of a new practice in York, North Yorkshire.

This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role in the successful establishment and development of the new practice and team.

At Bayfields Opticians & Audiologists we realise that everyone is different so we get to know our clients as individuals to understand and provide the best solutions for their lifestyle.

With 45 minute testing times we take the time to welcome our customers into the Bayfields Family.

It’s the same for our employees.

Bayfields is a place to grow and develop as an individual, with ambition encouraged and opportunities on offer. We pride ourselves on having a strong internal culture that is focussed on building a strong team, one of care and inclusivity.

 

THE ROLE

  • Determine the best solutions for our eye care clients in eye examinations and contact lens consultations, and clearly, concisely communicate those solutions to the eye care clients and dispensing colleagues through specific recommendations.
  • Perform all consultations, including eye examinations and contact lens reviews to the Bayfields standard, and guard the Bayfields client journey.
  • Clear understanding and proactive approach to solutions meetings and three way handover, with a good standard of product knowledge for contact lenses, spectacle lenses, frames and sunglasses.
  • Maintain utmost professionalism and confidentiality with respect to our eye care clients. Follow GOC and college of optometry guidelines in practice and undertake CET and further development.
  • Work with the practice team and other colleagues to deliver obsessively great service to every ECC.

 

CORE COMPETENCIES/SKILLS REQUIRED FOR THIS ROLE

  • Excellent Communication skills.
  • Active listening skills.
  • Ability to be understood – verbally and written.
  • Ability to build relationships with Eye Care Clients.
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to diagnose, solve problems and make clinical decisions.
  • Excellent record keeping.
  • Ability to plan, prioritise workloads and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to lead by example and promote new technology.
  • High integrity and commitment to good governance and ensuring achieve clinical legal requirements.
  • Optometry Degree and GOC registered.

 

BENEFITS

  • 5 weeks holiday plus bank holidays pro rata plus additional days holiday for your birthday each year.
  • Company pension.
  • Cycle to work.
  • Simply Health.
  • My work/life solutions – discount and financial wellbeing platform.
  • Team discounts and family & friends discounts.
  • Paid professional fees (GOC and professional indemnity which is currently the AOP). If part time pro rata.
  • CET training provided every quarter after the quarterly roadshow, it provides 12 months annually.

 

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

 

COVID-19 considerations:
We’ve been busy preparing new, cutting-edge processes to keep our team and clients safe in these difficult times. We’re not just COVID-19 Secure, we’re BaySafe.
Find out more: www.bayfieldsopticians.com/ BaySafe

Company

Delivering obsessively great service to each and every one of our clients is at the core of what we do. And our Bayfields family is proud that this services changes lives every single day.

At Bayfields Opticians & Audiologists we realise that everyone is different so we get to know our clients as individuals to understand and provide the best solutions for their lifestyle.

 

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With 45 minute testing times we take the time to welcome our customers into the Bayfields Family.

It’s the same for our employees.

Bayfields is a place to grow and develop as an individual, with ambition encouraged and opportunities on offer. We pride ourselves on having a strong internal culture that is focussed on building a strong team, one of care and inclusivity.

 

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What's the main reason for you to join Bayfields? To be honest, we'd feel a little embarrassed if there was just one. But here are a few of our personal favourites:

  • Benevolence days - Paid time to contribute to make a positive change in your community, your way
  • Training and development - We want you here for the long haul. Which means making sure that we get you where you want to be
  • Flexible working - We hire people because they're different, and that often means their schedules are too
  • Birthday holidays - Taken when you want
  • Quarterly roadshows - Get together with your colleagues from around the country, share ideas and have some fun
  • Weekly updates from Royston - Nobody likes relying on whispers, we'll make sure you're always in the loop

 

We’ll also offer you:

  • A generous salary and holiday entitlement
  • Company pension
  • Private healthcare options
  • Vouchers to spend at Bayfields including a free pair of glasses or sunglasses every single year
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • High street voucher incentives
  • Discounts on everything from broadband to holidays
  • We'll also cover your GOC and professional indemnity fees If it's relevant to your role

 

Find Us
Website:
Telephone
77643271088
Location
Head Office Unit B
Home Farm Business Park, The Avenue
Esholt
West Yorkshire
BD17 7RH
United Kingdom

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