Optometrist

specsavers

Location: 34 County Square, Ashford, TN23 1YD

Recruiter name: Specsavers Ashford

Role: Optometrist

Employer type: Multiple

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Salary: £50,000-£60,000 per annum (dependent upon experience and accreditations held) + performance related bonus and benefits

Recruiter type: Direct employer

Job code: AshfordBybrook0419

Closing date:

Specsavers in Ashford and Specsavers Bybrook, Kent are seeking to recruit GOC registered optometrists

Apply for this position

Duties of the role will include:

  • To carry out eye examinations in accordance with company procedures and NHS regulations
  • Prescribe, supply and fit appropriate use of 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.


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 approaching 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.

Salary: £50,000-£60,000 per annum (dependent upon experience and accreditations held) + 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 appointment  elizabeth.hutchinson@specsavers.com

Closing date for applications: May 17 2019.