Optometrist - Reading, Berkshire

Recruiter
Specsavers
Location
Reading
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Optometrist - Reading, Berkshire Role summary

Your future with Specsavers is clear

This position will take you into the vibrant and cultured town of Reading, Berkshire. With excellent transport connections to, it is not uncommon for people to commute from far and wide to be part of such a colourful place.

Reading is the premier shopping destination in the south east outside London with everything you could want all in one place; from quirky boutiques to high end jewellers, we have a range of independent stores sitting alongside the major high street brands.

And getting to Reading is easy - whether you want the convenience of driving (lots of good quality town centre parking or use our park and ride services) or the ease of public transport. The brand new train station is located in the heart of the town.

Not only is the town brimming with beautiful views and historical buildings, it is perfect for families, as well as playing host to fantastic night-life. As an optometrist in Reading your client base comes with great variety, range, and plenty of familiar faces of course. In this large, fast-paced store there is never a dull moment.

What’s on offer?

  • Competitive salary with a very generous monthly bonus
  • 33 days holiday per year
  • Professional fees paid
  • Dental and Medical cover
  • Highly acclaimed store in Optic community
  • Great opportunity for progression
  • Support with PCT points



About us….and you

Our Optometrists provide eye examinations and a contact lens service that meet high clinical standards as well as strict NHS guidelines. Equally, they provide every customer with clear advice and the peace of mind that comes with being in expert hands. To be part of our team, you’ll need to provide the same unique blend of customer care and professional excellence – which will make a big impact on the store’s overall success.

As an experienced professional, you’ll be an expert at putting people at ease and welcoming customers with a naturally personable approach. You will talk customers through the eye examination process and talk through their options with them. What’s more, you must be passionate about what you do with an aptitude for organisation – which means you keep accurate records and always have up-to-date knowledge of the latest developments in your field.

For more information or to apply for this opportunity, please contact Rhiannon Cole at Specsavers Recruitment Services on 01566 771 881 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.