Specialist Optometrist

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a specialist optometrist to join the expanding Optometry team at The Shrewsbury & Telford Hospital NHS Trust. We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced optometrist who is keen to develop their clinical skills in core optometry and progress their specialist clinical interest in areas such as medical retina, glaucoma, intravitreal injections and laser.

The post-holder is a practitioner who will provide a broad range of core and highly specialised services to support the Orthoptic and Ophthalmology departments. Procedures involve the use of specialist ophthalmic instrumentation to a high degree of accuracy. Analysis and interpretation of specialist test results will be necessary to prescribe the appropriate optical appliances and plan or revise individual programmes of patient care.

Hospital experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.

For more details please view the role online.

If applying for this role, please mention that you saw the advert on the OT website.