Senior Optometrist

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Location: Peckham, London, SE15

Contract type: Full time

Recruiter name: Specsavers Opticians

Closing date:

Specsavers Opticians are seeking to recruit 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 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 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. 

Salary: £45,000 per annum + discretionary bonus and benefits

To apply for this post please forward your full CV with a covering letter to radhika.radia@specsavers.com detailing why you feel you are suitable for the post.