Optometrist

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Location: Specsavers Opticians Limited, 215 High Street, Chatham, ME4 4BG

Recruiter name: Specsavers Chatham

Role: Optometrist

Employer type: Multiple

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Salary: £36,000 - £42,000 per annum (dependent upon experience and accreditations held) + performance related bonus and benefits

Recruiter type: Direct employer

Closing date:

Specsavers Opticians in Chatham, Kent are seeking to recruit GOC registered Optometrists.

Duties of the roles 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 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.
  • Demonstrable previous experience.

To apply for this post please forward your full CV with a covering letter detailing why you feel you are suitable for appointment to: oluwatoyin.fayefunmi@specsavers.com

Closing date for applications: 5th August 2019