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Location: Specsavers Opticians, London, SE15 5EW

Salary: £36000 - 38000

Role: Optometrist

Contract type: Full time

Recruiter name: Specsavers Opticians

Closing date:

Specsavers Opticians in Peckham, London seeks a full-time optometrist.

Specsavers Opticians are seeking to recruit a full-time experienced GOC-registered optometrist.

Duties of the role will include:

  • To carry out eye examinations in accordance with company procedures and NHS regulations
  • Prescribe, supply and fit appropriate spectacle lenses and contact lenses
  • To advise patients on appropriate use of spectacles, contact lenses as well as appropriate lighting levels in relation to reading and writing
  • To refer patients to an ophthalmologist eye specialist, where required
  • To maintain patient records to a professional standard
  • To maintain ongoing professional CPD
Qualifications/skills required:
  • Full registration as an optometrist with the GOC
  • Must have achieved core competencies as specified by the College of Optometrists and as approved by the GOC
  • Must be of a confident and professional, yet friendly and approachable disposition
  • Must have excellent patient/customer care skills
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Able to demonstrate sound professional ethics 
To apply for this post please forward your full CV with a covering letter to dir.peckham@st.uk.specsavers.com detailing why you feel you are suitable for the post.

Closing date for applications: 22 January 2016.