Optometrist

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Location: 43 Terminus Road, Eastbourne, BN21 3QL

Recruiter name: Specsavers Opticians

Closing date:

Specsavers Opticians in Eastbourne, East Sussex is seeking to recruit an experienced GOC-registered optometrist

Specsavers Opticians in Eastbourne, East Sussex is seeking to recruit an experienced GOC-registered optometrist.

Salary: £45,000 per annum + performance related bonus + benefits.

Duties of the roles 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 CET. 

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 detailing why you feel you are suitable for the post to Mr Shaf Zaman, 43 Terminus Road Eastbourne, BN21 3QL.

Closing date for applications: 15th February 2017.

Telephone: 01323 649767

Website: www.specsavers.co.uk/eastbourne