Graduate Clinical Optometrist

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Location: Young Street, Cambridge, CB1 2LZ

Salary: £32004 - 37075

Contract type: Part time

Recruiter name: Anglia Ruskin University

Closing date:

Anglia Ruskin University seeks a graduate clinical optometrist

About Anglia Ruskin University:

Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England. 

About the role:

We aim to build on our record of successful clinical care in Optometry and Dispensing within our University Eye Clinic of the Department of Vision and Hearing Sciences by appointing a new Graduate Clinical Optometrist. Our University Eye Clinic is a facility for the teaching of undergraduate Optometry students, as well as for providing specialist vision testing and clinical care directly to the community. We host Addenbrooke’s Community Paediatric Ophthalmology Service providing care to young children. 

With a degree, you’ll have relevant experience and General Optical Council (GOC) registration. You’ll provide optometric services to our paediatric ophthalmology service, support general clinical optometric services to the community and increase the Clinic’s income.  Opportunities for supervision of undergraduate student clinics may also be available. 

This appointment is subject to an enhanced level disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. 


£32,004 - £37,075 p.a. pro rata 

Part time: 15 hours per week

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We offer an extensive range of benefits including a generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package.

Informal enquiries to Dr Sarah J Waugh, Reader, Department of Vision and Hearing Sciences:

To apply, please visit:

Telephone number: 01245 493131


Closing date: 28 September 2017.

Interviews will take place 13 October 2017.

We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.