Optometrist - Bideford

05 Feb 2018
15 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Optometrist - Bideford Role summaryEmployer: Specsavers Opticians.                                                                                                     Role: Optometrists.                                                                                                                                                               Salary: £37,000 - £50,000 per annum (dependant on experience) + performance related bonus and benefits.                                                                                                                                                                 Location: Bideford, Devon.                                                                                                                                                              Description:                                                                                                         

Specsavers Opticians in Bideford are currently seeking to recruit experienced GOC registered Optometrists.


Duties of the roles 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 and 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. Please send to jerry.shrubb@specsavers.com

Closing date for applications: 30/06/2017 

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