Optometrists

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Location: Cumbria, Carlisle, CA3 8JA

Salary: £35000 - 40000

Contract type: Full time

Recruiter name: Specsavers

Closing date:

Specsavers Opticians in Carlisle are currently seeking to recruit experienced GOC registered Optometrists

Specsavers Opticians in Carlisle are currently seeking to recruit experienced GOC registered Optometrists

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 and 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 CDP. 

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. 

Salary: 

£35000-£40000 (dependent on experience) plus performance related bonus and benefits. 

To apply for this post please forward your full CV with a covering letter detailing why you feel you are suitable for the post.

dir.carlisle@st.uk.specsavers.com

Application deadline

13th July 2017

Address:

50-54 Castle Street,Carlisle Cumbria CA3 8JA

Telephone number:

01228590088

Email address:

dir.carlisle@st.uk.specsavers.com

Website:

www.specsavers.co.uk