Optometrist

Recruiter
Inspired Selections
Location
Bedford
Salary
£55,000
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Inspired Selections are currently working with a family run leading independent chain of opticians who have been established for 80 years, and have a fantastic reputation for clinical excellence and patient care.

They are looking to recruit an Optometrist to work 5 days a week across 2 practices in the Bedfordshire area. The role will see you working in air-conditioned, luxury rooms, and with qualified dispensing staff.

This is a very relaxed working environment with customer focus as a priority, all pre-testing done for you by the support staff in practice.
My client is looking for an enthusiastic, up beat person looking to work in a independent rather than the multiples stepping away from the “production line” style.

Responsibilities of the Optometrist

The role will involve conducting sight tests in 25-30 minute time slots ensuring plenty of time to make a strong recommendation. Contact lens fittings and aftercares are also part of the role. As this is an independent company that is renowned for going the extra mile you will be expected to come onto the shop floor to answer questions and get involved with patients as well.

Requirements of the Optometrist

The ideal candidate for this position will have a minimum of 2/3 years post qualification experience ideally within a clinical practice. You will possess excellent communication skills and will be passionate about delivering the highest possible levels of care. You will be hard working and dynamic – happy to go the extra mile. Within this company everyone is expected to take a certain amount of ownership and to treat their patents as though they are theirs.

Compensation for the Optometrist

For your efforts this company is willing to offer a more than competitive salary around the £50k mark for the right person there are also additional benefits and the opportunity to develop your skills
Free parking
New and modern Equipment

Nice work/ life balance hours;
9:00-5:30 (mon-fri) 1 hour lunch
9:00-4:30 (sat) short lunch

To apply for this position call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999

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