Graduate Clinical Optometrist

Anglia Ruskin University Graduate Clinical Optometrist 1

Location: East Road, Cambridge, CB1 1PT

Recruiter name: Anglia Ruskin University

Role: Optometrist

Employer type: Academia

Contract type: Contract

Hours: Part-time

Salary range: £30,000 - £39,999

Recruiter type: Direct employer

Job code: 000066-16

Closing date:

We aim to build on our record of successful clinical care in Optometry and Dispensing within our University Eye Clinic.

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Faculty of Science and Technology

Part time, 15 hours per week

Fixed term two years with possibility of renewal

Anglia Ruskin is a vibrant workplace and our University is gaining prominence both nationally and internationally. We have ambitious plans for the future and we are determined that our students and staff will realise their full potential. Our main campuses in the cities of Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough have been transformed with major capital investment. With an annual turnover of over £200m, we are a major force for higher education and one of the largest universities in the East of England.

We aim to build on our record of successful clinical care in Optometry and Dispensing within our University Eye Clinic by appointing an additional new Graduate Clinical Optometrist. Our University Eye Clinic is a facility for the teaching of undergraduate Optometry students, as well as for providing specialist vision testing and clinical care directly to the community. We host the Addenbrooke’s Community Paediatric Ophthalmology Service (ACPOS) providing care to young children, which currently operates 4 days a week.

With a degree or equivalent, you’ll have relevant experience and General Optical Council (GOC) registration and have an interest in paediatric optometry. You’ll provide optometric services to our paediatric ophthalmology service, support general clinical optometric services to the community and increase the Clinic’s income. Opportunities for research, as well as supervision of undergraduate student clinics, may also be available.

This appointment is subject to an enhanced level disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Informal enquiries to Dr Sarah J Waugh, Reader in Vision Sciences, Department of Vision and Hearing Sciences: sarah.waugh@anglia.ac.uk

For further information about the department please visit our website: https://aru.ac.uk/science-and-engineering/vision-and-hearing-sciences

For further details and to apply, please visit our website.

Closing date: 25 November 2019.

Interview date: 11 December 2019.

We value diversity at Anglia Ruskin University and welcome applications from all sections of the community.