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Inspired Selections
Closing date
21 Jul 2024

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Job Role
Multiple Practice
Contract Type
Full Time

This opticians in Gorseinon are currently seeking a skilled and dedicated Optometrist to join their team. As one of the leading optical retailers in the UK, they are able to offer a supportive and dynamic working environment that fosters professional growth and development. If you are passionate about providing exceptional eye care services and want to work in a vibrant and customer-focused environment, this role is perfect for you.

Branch Overview:

There are 3 test rooms, but are soon to be relocating the practice into a new premises, at which point they will be growing to 5 test rooms, ensuring efficient patient flow and a comfortable working environment.
The branch serves a diverse range of patients, including individuals of all age groups and backgrounds.
They are conveniently situated in a bustling high street, ensuring a steady flow of foot traffic and accessibility for patients.
Due to not being a large city there is plenty of free parking within a short walk of the practice.
The team consists of 20 individuals working together to provide excellent eye care services to our patients.
The branch operates from 9:00am to 5:30pm in the week with a late night on Wednesdays till 6:30pm, 8:50 am to 5:00 pm on Saturdays, and 10am to 4pm on Sundays.

Key Responsibilities:

Conduct comprehensive eye examinations, including vision testing, refraction, and ocular health assessments.
Accurately diagnose visual problems and ocular conditions and provide appropriate treatment or referral.
Prescribe and dispense corrective lenses, contact lenses, and other optical aids as required.
Educate patients on proper eye care practices, including contact lens care and hygiene.
Maintain accurate and detailed patient records using our electronic record-keeping system.
Collaborate with the wider team, including Dispensing Opticians, to ensure a seamless patient experience and provide excellent customer service.
Stay updated with the latest industry trends and advancements in Optometry through continuous professional development.


Qualified Optometrist registered with the General Optical Council (GOC).
Excellent clinical and diagnostic skills.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
Commitment to providing exceptional patient care.
Flexibility on weekend working with your choice of either working Saturdays or Sundays or if you are open to working Saturday and Sunday one weekend, you will get the following weekend off.
Preferred experience with trial frames, although one room will have a Nidek Phoropter as well as having Nidek OCT, Humphrey visual field and a Tonoref 3.
Ability to work efficiently within a 25-minute testing time.
Average of 15 to 16 tests per day.


For your efforts this company is willing to offer a more than competitive salary – up to £65,000 for the right person there are also additional benefits and the opportunity to develop your skills.
Bonus scheme – based on KPI’s (Approx £200 per month)
Free parking
New and modern Equipment
Flexibility on weekends
Paid fees
30 days holiday + bank holidays
Nice work/ life balance hours; 9:00am to 5:30pm in the week with a late night on Wednesdays till 6:30pm, 8:50am to 5:00pm on Saturdays, and 10am to 4pm on Sundays.

If you are a motivated and passionate Optometrist seeking a rewarding opportunity in Gorseinon, apply now to become a part of our vibrant and dynamic team dedicated to delivering outstanding eye care services to our patients.

What happens next?

Once you have applied, one of the experienced team at Inspired Selections will give you a call to discuss the role in more detail.
They will also go over your previous experience from your CV and your current situation to make sure you have the relevant experience and match what the client is looking for.
Once this has been discussed leave it to us and we will arrange the meeting for you.


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