Optometrists

specsavers

Location: Uckfield and Hailsham Specsavers

Salary: £38000 - 60000

Role: Optometrist

Contract type: Full time

Recruiter name: Specsavers Opticians

Closing date:

Specsavers Opticians is seeking optometrists

Job summary:

Specsavers Opticians in Uckfield and Hailsham, East Susssex are seeking to recruit GOC registered Optometrists.

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. 
Demonstrable previous experience.

Description of role:

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 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. 

Salary: 

£38,000 - £60,000 per annum (dependent upon experience and accreditations held) + benefits

Telephone number: 01825 746 750

Email address: dir.uckfield.uk@specsavers.com

Website: www.specsavers.co.uk/uckfield