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Location: 18 Abbeygate Centre, Arbroath, DD11 1HY

Salary: £34000 - 45000

Contract type: Full time

Recruiter name: Specsavers

Closing date:

Specsavers seeks an optometrist

Specsavers Opticians in Arbroath, Scotland are currently seeking to recruit an 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 use of 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.

Qualification / Skills required:

Full registration as an Optometrist with the General Optical Council.
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-£45,000 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 to: Jamie.buchan@specsavers.com

Telephone number: 01241432420

Email address: Jamie.buchan@specsavers.com

Website: www.specsavers.co.uk/stores/arbroath