Optometrist - Bulwell, Nottingham

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Full time




£ 40000-£ 55000

Job Status

Live vacancy

Posted Date


Job description

PPRUK are looking for an optometrist with the option of 3 to 5 days on behalf of a family run independent, who pride themselves on providing a personal service, where everyone is respected and valued.

They have two established practice’s which have new equipment and systems, trained staff and a fresh look. The appointment of an additional optometrist, with the appropriate skills and qualities, is an important one and a vital step in the continued growth of the business.  The person appointed will be a key member of the team providing the professional and clinical expertise required to give an excellent service to patients.  Working as a key member of a small team consisting of a DO Manager, four optical assistants and a Business Manager

Position: Optometrist

Location: 2 branches in the Nottingham area

Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 (pro rata for part-time) dependent on experience

Contract: Permanent  

Hours:  Currently 9:00am to 5:00pm - Option of 3 to 5 days

Person Specification:

We are looking for the following qualities and level of experience.

· A qualified optometrist with current GOC registration

· Demonstrates high standards of professionalism and integrity

· As a leading professional, provide advice and guidance to staff and patients as necessary

· A reflective practitioner who continually looks to improve the quality and diversity of the service offered to the patient

· Clinical and technical excellence with a thorough and up to date knowledge of eye health

· Warm and approachable manner with the ability to make patients feel valued, comfortable and at ease

· An understanding of the needs of the practice as a business, with an ability to advise and guide patients in purchasing appropriate products

· An enthusiasm in working as part of a team to develop the practice further, contributing ideas to improve our service and profitability

· Willingness to work flexibly

· Keen to learn new skills

· Good administrative and record keeping skills, including use of computer software

· Able to maintain a high standard of hygiene & a tidy working environment

We can offer you:

· Preparation for interviews and advice on interview style and technique.

· A fully confidential service - ideal for when you don't want people to know you are thinking of a move!

· Unadvertised opportunities - Employers sometimes don't want everyone to know they have a vacancy

· Preparation for interviews and advice on interview style and technique.

· Ensuring an employer fits with your needs.

· Saving you time - you only meet employers you know are going to be of interest to you

If you do not hear from us within 14 days of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

If this role is not suitable for you, then perhaps you have a colleague who would be interested. We do have a ‘recommend a friend' scheme which would benefit you by £100 in cash!


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