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Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire

Role: Optometrist

Contract type: Full time

Recruiter name: Specsavers

Closing date:

Specsavers Opticians is seeking an optometrist

 An exciting opportunity has arisen for an optometrist to work in our brand new store in Portsmouth (North End), Hampshire.

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, 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 CET. 

Qualifications / skills required:

Full registration as an Optometrist with the GOC.
Ability to supervise pre-registration optometrists, as per General Optical Council guidelines.
Must have achieved core competencies as specified by the college of Optometrists and as approved by the GOC.
Demonstrable PQE with a ‘can do’ attitude.
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.

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

Applications to julia.moulton@specsavers.com