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Optometrist J157143

Prospect Health
40000.00 - 55000.00 per Annum
Closing date
17 Jun 2024

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Job Role
Multiple Practice
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

We are currently working with a well-established and renowned practice in the Braintree area that are looking to employ an Optometrist to continue their on-going success.
You will join an experienced and tenured team in a practice with low staff turnover and a phenomenal reputation in the area, where it is known as the opticians of choice.
The practice is a highly-established and has close links with the community it serves, where they are regularly fully booked and receive referrals from happy patients for their friends/family to come.
There is a clear focus on the clinical aspect of Optometry, where the practice offers multiple additional services including MECS and cataract clinics, while the owners invest in their staff and encourage clinical development including sponsorship through further courses.
The working days and hours are flexible, with options available for both full and part-time alongside negotiable working hours including shorter days to fit around school hours.
Additionally there is opportunity for you to supervise a pre-reg Optometrist, with the package on offer tailored accordingly.
With numerous options for both clinical and career progression alongside flexible working options, this position would suit an Optometrists of all levels of experience.

Key Duties

  • Full-time and part-time options available
  • General working hours of 9am-5:30pm, however these are negotiable and can work around the school run
  • Modern and well-equipped clinical practice including OCT's in all test rooms
  • Offer wider clinical services including MECS scheme amongst more
  • Working alongside an experienced and tenured team including qualified dispensing staff
  • Excellent team spirit where they value each employee's hard work and commitment and understand that these are the key factors in the driving force behind success.
  • Numerous opportunities for further progression and development with a superb track record of investing in their staff

Package and Benefits

  • Market leading package with an unbeatable basic salary between 40,000 - 55,000 (depending on experience)
  • Fantastic package including paid professional fees, pension scheme and private healthcare
  • Bonus scheme
  • Parking nearby
  • Opportunity for further clinical development
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, 33 in total
  • Multiple avenues for progression including pre-reg supervision and into more senior roles

Key Skills, Qualifications and Client Requirements

  • Fully registered with the GOC as an Optometrist
  • Right to work in the UK

What Happens Next?
Please click the 'Apply' button to find out more about this role. The consultant looking after this vacancy will contact you at a convenient time to share further details on about the opportunity. All interaction will be in complete confidence, without obligation and we will NOT send your details to any practice unless you give us your permission.
If you wish to talk to us in person about this job or any other suitable jobs, please email us on or call our Optometry team on 01423 813452.
Please attach a copy of your most up to date CV to any emails sent for ease.

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Prospect Health is a market leading specialist in the provision of professional recruitment solutions within the UK Optical Sector. 

We are a full service consultancy providing both permanent and locum solutions that are underpinned by an advisory service drawing on thirty years plus industry experience across specialist health disciplines.

Partnered with some of the UK’s leading independent practices and some of the industry’s most recognisable brands, we are able to offer an excellent choice of job opportunity. We work hard to find you the most suitable role for your individual needs. We have also won awards for our honesty and integrity.

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01423 813452
2nd Floor
Clarendon House
Victoria Avenue
North Yorkshire

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