Professional Optical Clinic manager

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Location: Portsmouth

Salary: £38833 - 47722

Role: Practice manager

Contract type: Full time

Recruiter name: University of Portsmouth

Closing date:

A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused, qualified Professional Optical Clinic Manager on a full time, permanent basis at the University of Portsmouth Eye Clinic.

Faculty of Science  

School of Health Sciences and Social Work

Employment type:  Permanent

Salary: £38,833 - £47,722 per annum

Interview date:  03 May 2018

A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused, qualified Professional Optical Clinic Manager on a full time, permanent basis at the University of Portsmouth Eye Clinic.

The University of Portsmouth Eye Clinic has been developed to provide community eye and vision care services to members of the public, whilst facilitating the training needs of the Masters of Optometry students within the School of Health Sciences and Social Work under the General Optical Council competencies.

The role is a great opportunity for an experienced qualified Dispensing Optician/Optometrist to progress into management and work within a Higher Education Institution. You will have daily management of the clinic, managing a small team as well as facilitating students in their pre-registration training for their Optometry course.  Clinical administration, maintenance of the patient management system and completion of required GOS returns will also be part of the role whilst ensuring the smooth running of the practice.

The successful applicant will require an ophthalmic qualification and have experience of working within a health related practice previously. You will have personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic. A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike. 

Applications will be particularly welcomed from individuals who demonstrate a proactive and collegial approach not only to their own activities but also to those of colleagues.

For informal discussion, please contact Malcolm Maciver on Malcolm.maciver@port.ac.uk.

For detailed information about the vacancy, please select this link: ZZ004499 - Professional Optical Clinic Manager.docx

To find out more about the University of Portsmouth and this role, please click the following link: https://port.engageats.co.uk

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All applications for this position will be processed and conducted in compliance with UK legislation relevant at that time.