Optometrist - Boscombe

Recruiter
Specsavers
Location
South West England
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Optometrist - Boscombe Role summaryCompany: Boscombe Specsavers Opticians Role: Optometrist Full time role at 40 hours per week
Salary: £40,000.00
Location: Specsavers 594-598 Christchurch Road, Boscombe, Bournemouth BH1 4BH
Description:  
Specsavers Opticians are seeking to recruit one full time experienced GOC registered Optometrist. Duties of the role will include:
• To carry out eye examinations in accordance with company procedures and NHS regulations.• Prescribe, supply and fit appropriate spectacle lenses and contact lenses.• To advise patients on appropriate use of spectacles, contact lenses as well as appropriate lighting levels in relation to reading and writing.• To refer patients to an Ophthalmologist eye specialist, where required.• To maintain patient records to a professional standard.• To maintain ongoing professional CPD. Qualifications / skills required:
• Full registration as an Optometrist with the GOC.• Must have achieved core competencies as specified by the college of Optometrists and as approved by the GOC.• Must be of a confident and professional, yet friendly and approachable disposition. • Must have excellent patient / customer care skills.• Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.• Able to demonstrate sound professional ethics. 
To apply for this post, please forward your full CV with a covering letter detailing why you feel you are suitable for the post. Closing date for applications:  11.08.2017