Optometrist

Recruiter
Inspired Selections UK Limited
Location
Hilderstone
Salary
£62,000 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client has been established for over 15 years and is growing into and becoming one of the leading testing practices of choice. They can boast openly about having a qualified practice manager in all their stores as well as teams from 4 to 7 of fully trained and experienced support colleagues to assist you in helping clients make the best decisions.

Optometrist Role

This is a 3-5 day opportunity with one of the fastest growing optical groups in the UK and this particular store is in a high footfall area.
The store has a local community presence with a mix of clients both NHS and private and with this not being a hard sell environment gives you the optometrist a little more scope. They are a family values driven group with a patient focused team who have the same ethos to deliver the highest levels of customer care possible.

Responsibilities of the Optometrist

” Testing to 20 minute appointments dependent on client needs
” Undertake contact lens fittings and aftercare appointments
” Offer expert advice and suggesting recommendations to assist the customer and dispensing team
” Taking ownership of your clinic diary with assistance from the practice manager
” Be prepared to come out of the test room to be a face of the business

Requirements of the Optometrist

” GOC registered and full CET accredited
” Excellent communication skills
” Comfortable undertaking contact lens work
” Able to work a mixed rota system including some Saturdays and some later finishes
*My client has some flexibility on working hours and days which will be reflected in salaries being offered

Compensation for the Optometrist

For this role my client is offering a competitive salary of between £55,000 – £62,000 pro-rata basic and a strong overall package which will be calculated on your specific working requirements.