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Location: 96-98 High Street, Elgin, Morayshire, IV30 1BJ

Salary: £34000 - 47000

Role: Optometrist

Contract type: Full time

Recruiter name: Specsavers Opticians

Closing date:

Specsavers Opticians in Elgin is currently seeking to recruit experienced GOC-registered optometrists

Specsavers Opticians in Elgin 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 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: £34,000–£47,000 per annum (dependant on experience) + 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. 

Postal applications to: Peter Taylor, Specsavers, 96-98 High Street, Elgin IV30 1BJ. Email applications to: peter.taylor1@specsavers.com

Telephone number: 01343 552204

Website: http://jobs.specsavers.co.uk/  https://www.specsavers.co.uk/stores/elgin