Optometrist

Recruiter
Inspired Selections
Location
Colchester
Salary
55000
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This role will suit an experienced Optometrist looking for a new role with a relaxed independent that wants to work at a slower pace focussing on clinical excellence but is also commercially aware and is looking to further their career with a well established independent practice.

This is a full time mobile role travelling between 3 practices in the Essex area including every Saturday, No Sundays or Bank Holidays.

Responsibilities of the Optometrist

The role will involve conducting sight tests in 25-30 minute time slots including pre-screen 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.
Must also be commercially aware and have a conversion rate of 50% minimum with an independent or 70% with a multiple
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 up to £55k for the right person, there are also additional benefits and the opportunity to develop your skills maybe with an independent prescribers course for example.

To apply for this Optometrist position in Colchester or any other optical roles around Essex call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999

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