Location: Glasgow, G34 9DL

Recruiter name: Specsavers Glasgow Fort

Role: Optometrist

Employer type: Multiple

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Salary range: £30,000 - £39,999

Recruiter type: Direct employer

Closing date:

Full Time Optometrist

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Company: The Fort Glasgow Specsavers Limited (Specsavers Opticians)
Optometrist (Full time)
£34,000 per annum + benefits.

Location: Glasgow, Scotland

Description: Specsavers Opticians in Glasgow, Scotland are seeking to recruit a full time 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 spectacle 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 CPD.

Qualifications/skills required:

  • Full registration as an optometrist with the GOC
  • Demonstrable previous relevant work experience
  • 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
  • Must be able to demonstrate sound professional ethics.

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 Specsavers 55 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3AT.

Closing date for applications: 14 April 2019.