Optometry Jobs at Specsavers

Optometrist: Barry, Vale of Glamorgan,  South East Wales


Position: Contact Lens Optician 
Location: Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales
Salary: Up to £35,000 rising to £40,000 upon EHEW completion

Bonus: Up to £3,000 welcome bonus 

Working Hours: Full or part-time working patterns available
Experience Level: Must have previous experience working in an optician and must have a GOC number.


Are you a CLO looking for a new opportunity? Fancy taking that next step? Specsavers Barry are delighted to be recruitng for a new CLO to join them at their brand new state of the art practice!

Specsavers Barry will also support you through the WOPEC EHEW accreditation – providing you with the variation you might be looking for in a role? 


In this key role, you’ll work to the highest professional standards, providing a contact lens fitting and aftercare service that’s in a whole different league. You’ll work to boost sales, profit and customer loyalty – exceeding customers’ needs as well as business objectives. In effect, you’ll be our resident expert, sharing your knowledge with customers and staff alike, all while working alongside our dedicated professionals, using the latest equipment.


What’s on offer?

  • Salary up to £35,000 (doe) rising to £40,000 upon EHEW completion
  • Up to £3,000 welcome bonus (terms apply) 
  • Pension contribution
  • 32 days holiday
  • Professional fees paid for
  • Access to cutting-edge clinical technology, such as OCT


The Role in a Nutshell:

  • Carry out contact lens fitting and aftercare in accordance with Company procedures and professional guidelines
  • Deal with general enquiries and advise customers on contact lenses
  • Ensure that all customers have a clear understanding of the contact lens options for their prescription.  Advise customers on spectacle dispensing options, including current promotions
  • Ensure that appointment times are efficiently managed and that customer waiting time is minimized
  • Provide insertion / removal instruction to patients as required


Then there’s you


As a qualified Contact Lens Optician, you’ll have what it takes to put customers at their ease. You’re also team-focused, with a passion for what you do – so you’re always up-to-date with the latest developments in the industry. With this approach plus our exciting career development options, you’ll stand every chance of going far.


Interested? To find out more contact Emma Johnston: emma.johnston@specsavers.com 01566 770125






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