Senior Optometrist - Cowley, Oxfordshire

Recruiter
Specsavers
Location
Oxford
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Optometrist - Cowley, Oxfordshire Role summary

A unique opportunity for a Senior Optometrist at Specsavers....

Specsavers Recruitment Services are currently recruiting for a Senior Optometrist based in Cowley, Oxfordshire. This is a fantastic opportunity with genuine progression prospects, specialist clinics and the potential to be a JVP of your own store.

Our Specsavers store is looking for an experienced Optometrist who is looking to take the next step in their career. Experienced required for the role of Senior Optometrist includes; MECs accredited or some experience with the enhanced optical services, experience supervising a pre reg, some managerial or supervisory experience leading a team of Optometrists and ideally experience working in the Specsavers group. In return for the right candidate our store can offer the following;

  • A highly competitive salary of up to £45,000 per annum for the right candidate
  • Strong bonus scheme
  • Suite of personal development courses, take leadership of the Enhanced Optical Services
  • Opportunity to supervise pre-reg Optometrists
  • ILM Management training
  • Health care insurance and dental cover
  • O.C fees paid
  • Death in service
  • Relocation packages are available for the right candidates

    Above all else, the store is keen to recruit the right person, wherever they may be. For an opportunity like this it’s common for clinical professionals to consider relocation.


This is a well-established store with plans for expansion in the near future, and you would be a fundamental part of our growth. Working alongside a team of experienced Optometrists who will support you every step of the way if you are keen to progress and potentially develop into the Joint Venture Partner of your own store one day.

Cowley in Oxford is a residential and industrial area that forms a small conurbation within greater Oxford. Cowley's neighbours are central Oxford to the northwest, Rose Hill and Blackbird Leys to the south, New Headington. Cowley is ideally located within easy reach to Oxford and London with the added bonus of rural tranquillity. Another great perk with the stores location is secured parking within a 2 minute walk of the store for only £2 per day!

For more information or to apply, please contact Rhiannon at Specsavers Recruitment Services on 01566 771881 or email rhiannon.cole@specsavers.com

Specsavers has been going from strength to strength, ever since the business started back in 1984. We strive for the highest clinical standards – and believe that the customer should be at the heart of everything we do. We also recognise that our people are critical to our past and future success – so we do everything we can to make sure they get the experience and career they’re looking for: from outstanding training and a personal development plan, to excellent benefits and unstinting support. The business has nearly 1,500 stores across 12 countries – and is still growing. We want you to be part of this outstanding success story.