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News and features about the latest scientific developments and advances in optometry, ophthalmology and eye medicine

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News and features about the latest developments relating to professional support from across optics. This includes updates from optical organisations such as the AOP and the GOC

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In practice

News and in-depth features about business management and career development in optics

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Explore the latest UK and global jobs in the optical sector for optometrists, dispensing opticians and more

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A bite of the action

As the optical sector prepares to take a bigger role in primary care, Gareth Hadley highlights the rewards of joining the GOC’s Council


At the General Optical Council (GOC), we are always looking for optometrists and dispensing opticians who can bring a fresh perspective to the work we do and help shape the future of the optical sector. If this sounds like something you feel you could offer, then joining our council may be the right opportunity for you.

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