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Optometrist - Barnsley, Yorkshire

55,000 (subject to experience)
Closing date
13 May 2024

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Job Role
Multiple Practice
Contract Type
Part Time

Job Details

Position: Optometrist
Location: Barnsley, Yorkshire
Salary: 55,000 (subject to experience)

Working hours: Full or Part time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist

Specsavers in Barnsley are looking for an ambitious and talented Optometrist. We recognise that our people are the key to our success. Thats why, at Specsavers in Barnsley, we do everything we can to ensure our team get the best from us too from market-leading training, access to cutting-edge technology and a personal development plan built around you. Become our next Optometrist at Specsavers in Barnsley a highly successful store with a great reputation for staff progression and unparalleled support.

This role will be based primarily at Barnsley with some requirement to work in our South Elmsall and Wombwell sister stores.

Whats on Offer?

  • A highly-rewarding performance-based bonus scheme
  • Working with a large clinical team of 7 residents and 2 pre-regs
  • GOC and college fees
  • 33 days holiday
  • Your Birthday off
  • Sick pay
  • Enhanced family leave
  • Train station close by and free off road parking!
  • Exceptional clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Access to cutting-edge clinical technology such as OCT in all three stores

We are passionate about the clinical development of our team, and as our new Optometrist, we would support you with extra courses and specialisms that interest you. Whatever your ambitions, from WOPEC qualifications and independent prescribing to paediatric accreditations or enhanced optical services, well do everything we can to help you be the best clinician you can be.

Our Optometrists are an integral part of our store management team, so were keen to get you up to speed outside the test room too. With ILM courses, Pre-Reg supervision and the Specsavers Partnership scheme (Pathway) all available to explore. Along with your clinical expertise this will stand you in good stead if you choose to become a store director yourself one day.

Were fully equipped with 7 test rooms in Barnsley, 2 in South Elmsall, and 2 in Wombwell, the latest clinical technology (including OCT), and a team of 60 across all 3 stores which includes fully trained optical assistants, so everything is in place to let you focus on what you do best. Our experienced, diverse and friendly team are always on hand to offer support and take care of patients needs, meaning that as our new Optometrist, you can focus on offering a first-class sight test to our loyal customers.

What were looking for
Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, we are searching for someone who shares our stores ethos. Someone who wants to grow, develop and offer exceptional customer care along the way. We want a practitioner who prides themselves on their clinical judgment, that isnt afraid of a hands-on approach and who is keen to get involved and build rapport with the rest of the team. In summary, were looking for a skilled resident Optometrist to join us, be part of the team and assist in driving our practice forward.

Any Questions?

For more information or to have a confidential chat, please connect with Leah in the recruitment team on07301 503746



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