Specsavers Opticians in Washington, Tyne and Wear are currently seeking to recruit an experienced GOC registered Optometrist.
Description of role:
. To carry out eye examinations in accordance with company procedures and NHS regulations.
. Prescribe, supply and fit appropriate use of spectacles 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 CET
Qualifications / 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.
. Demonstrate previous experience.
Salary: £44,000.00 per annum +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 Robin Stuart.
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Telephone number: 0191 419 2525