Specialist optometrist

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Location: Bristol Eye Hospital, Bristol, BS1 2LX

Recruiter name: University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust

Role: Hospital optometrist

Employer type: Hospital

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Salary: £37,570–£50,819 per annum

Recruiter type: Direct employer

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Bristol Eye Hospital Optometry Department is looking for enthusiastic optometrists to join the Optometry team working across a broad range of highly skilled core and specialised services

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Job reference: 387-S-3120-NG
Employer: University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust
Department: Optometry
Location: Bristol Eye Hospital, Bristol
Salary: £37,570–£50,819 per annum
Job type: Permanent
Working pattern: Full time 37.5 hours per week (Part time would be considered)
Pay band: Band 7 or Band 8a depending on experience

Bristol Eye Hospital Optometry Department is looking for enthusiastic optometrists to join the Optometry team working across a broad range of highly skilled core and specialised services. The majority of the requirement is in our glaucoma and medical retina services at either band 7 or 8a level (dependent upon qualifications and experience). The role will be interesting, varied and there is significant scope for personal development.

The Optometry department is well established and integrated into the multidisciplinary environment of the hospital, providing ophthalmic clinical management to people in the Bristol area and across the South West of England.

Prior hospital experience is preferable but not essential and training is available in post. The assigned banding of the posts will reflect the level of candidate experience and higher qualifications.

Applicants able to work full time (37.5 hours/week) are preferred but part time will be considered.

For further details/informal visits contact:

Informal enquiries regarding this position are encouraged. For further information please contact Fiona Grey, Glaucoma Service Lead Optometrist, or Ben Phipps, Medical Retina Service Lead Optometrist, Bristol Eye Hospital, Lower Maudlin Street, Bristol, BS1 2LX.

Email: [email protected] or [email protected]

Tel: 0117 342 1437