I have the pleasure of working with one of the region’s most prestigious companies to help them recruit a dynamic, clinically minded Optometrist for their highly successful business. This is a full time permanent position which can offer continued personal development and progression opportunities to the right person
This role will suit a clinically minded, patient orientated individual, who is looking to further their career with one of the UK’s leading independent practices.
This company has gone from strength to strength in the 14 years since it opened the doors on its first practice. This is due to the owner’s insistence on clinical excellence and delivering only the highest levels of patient care.
Responsibilities of the Optometrist
The role will involve conducting sight tests in 30 minute time slots ensuring plenty of time to make a strong recommendation. Contact lens fittings and aftercares are also part of the role. As this is an independent company that is renowned for going the extra mile you will be expected to come onto the shop floor to answer questions and get involved with patients as well.
Requirements of the Optometrist
The ideal candidate for this position will have a minimum of 2/3 years post qualification experience ideally within a clinical practice. Experience of using an OCT is essential for this position.
You will possess excellent communication skills and will be passionate about delivering the highest possible levels of care. You will be hard working and dynamic – happy to go the extra mile. Within this company everyone is expected to take a certain amount of ownership and to treat their patents as though they are theirs.
Compensation for the Optometrist
For your efforts this company is willing to offer a more than competitive salary up to the £55k mark for the right person there are also additional benefits and the opportunity to develop your skills maybe with an independent prescribers course for example.