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Mobile Optometrist J157387

Prospect Health
50000.00 - 70000.00 per Annum
Closing date
10 Jul 2024

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Job Role
Multiple Practice
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

We are currently recruiting for a Mobile Optometrist to join a leading Opticians to cover a handful of practice locations based in commutable distance of Alton.

This is your opportunity to join a well-established and reputable employer with a strong group of practices based near Alton, covering them in a mobile role where you will know your rota well in advance.

The opticians provides a professional, community based service covering the full range of eye care services which include more specialist areas such as MECS and EOS services, where you are given time to cater to your patients needs in a low-pressure, high quality work environment.

Additionally if you have any key areas of interest where you would like to develop, the practices are highly supportive and will support you in any given direction you wish to pursue.
Predominantly however, you will work to continue their on-going success and further their reputation as the opticians of choice in the area.

As part of the package you will get a company car and all associated running costs paid for, alongside a strong basic salary, private healthcare cover and 5 weeks holiday amongst more.
If you like the concept of locumming but would prefer to have a regular guaranteed income and associated benefits, this is an excellent option for you to consider.

Key Duties

  • Mobile position covering a handful of practice locations in commutable range of Alton
  • Rota will be known to you well in advance enabling you to forward plan
  • Full or part-time position which can be tailored to suit your schedule/preference
  • The practices are part of a larger group of high-quality Opticians offering exceptional quality of service to their established patient base
  • Working hours are generally 9:00am-5.30pm Monday to Saturday, however weekend flexibility is negotiable
  • Flexible 30+ minute testing times enabling exceptional high quality patient care
  • They have a highly-established patient base allowing for a less sales driven, pressure free working environment giving you the ability to focus solely on what's best for your patient
  • Continuously invest in cutting edge technology where within the practices they have OCT and Optomap amongst more, plus a fully paperless patient management system
  • The business has a very low staff turnover where you will be support by experienced Dispensing Opticians and Optical Assistants

Package and Benefits

  • Very Competitive salary between 50,000 - 70,000 (depending on experience)
  • Company car and associated costs paid for
  • Mileage paid
  • Flexible working days and options for weekend flexibility
  • Professional fees paid
  • 33 days holiday a year
  • Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays
  • Private pension scheme
  • Private medical/dental cover
  • Opportunity for sponsorship through further clinical courses and development into senior roles

Key Skills, Qualifications and Client Requirements

  • Possess the right to work in the United Kingdom
  • Registered with the GOC as an Optometrist
  • Full UK driving licence

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.

Company info
01423 813452
2nd Floor
Clarendon House
Victoria Avenue
North Yorkshire

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