Optometrist

Location: Specsavers, Crawley, RH10 1ES

Recruiter name: Martlets Visionplus Limited

Role: Optometrist

Employer type: Multiple

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Salary: £44,000-£52,000 per annum (based on experience and accreditations held) + performance related bonus and benefits

Recruiter type: Direct employer

Job code: OT06/01/20

Closing date:

Specsavers Opticians in Horsham, Crawley and East Grinstead, West Sussex are seeking to recruit GOC registered optometrists

Apply for this position

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 (GOC)
  • 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 a post please forward your full CV with a covering letter detailing why you feel you are suitable for appointment to Kumar Keshavji on kumar.keshavji@specsavers.com

Closing date for applications: 4 February.