Optometrist

Recruiter
Inspired Selections
Location
Kidderminster
Salary
£40,000
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client has a small group of practices across the Kidderminster area and due to continued success is looking to increase their optometrist team.
They have 3 well equipped practices and are now looking to recruit for the smallest of the 3 with a team of 5 and double testing most days. The support team do all pre-tests and together with the manager take care of all dispensing along with your recommendations.
They have a close knit feel and care all working towards making the practice as successful as it can be.

Optometrist Position

This is a full time opportunity with a market leading opticians in a prime location in the Kidderminster area.
This practice is situated on an old fashioned town main high street surrounded by all the major local shops and amenities and as such there is a good flow of custom. They are the major opticians in the area and servicing both private and NHS clients and offering a good range of lenses and frames to suit all budgets. They now require a GOC registered optometrist to test to 20 minutes and comfortable doing contact lens work. They do have some flexibility for the suitable applicant to become a lead optometrist or even future ownership of own practice.
Responsibilities of the Optometrist
The role will be delivering eye tests to a high standard with some contact lens work undertaken. You will be expected to make recommendations to patients who will then be passed on to the support team.

Requirements of the Optometrist

You will be GOC registered and full CET accredited and happy to test to 20 minutes and have sound clinical skills and strong commercial awareness.
They are open to any levels of experience as it is more about your commercial awareness and clinical skills. You will have a friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic. A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.

Compensation for the Optometrist

For your skills and input my client is offering a competitive salary of up to £40,000 basic and a strong package with additional benefits. You will also have the opportunity for ongoing personal development.
To apply for this Optometrist role in the Kidderminster area or other optical jobs in UK please call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or join us at www.inspiredselections.co.uk INRE