Position: Newly qualified Optometrist
Location: Burton on Trent, Staffordshire 
Salary: upto £45k + Bonus + potential joining bonus up to £5k (terms apply) depending on experience 
Working hours: Full Time or Part Time hours considered 
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist

Specsavers in Burton on Trent, Staffordshire are looking for a forward thinking newly qualified Optometrist. We are a community-focused store dedicated to ensuring that every one of our customers receives an excellent patient experience. We are seeking an Optometrist ready to use their passion and knowledge to help us build on our ever-growing and loyal customer base. Join us at Specsavers in Burton on Trent where we deliver the very best in customer care.

What’s on Offer?

  • Great role for a newly qualified optometrist 
  • Salary up to £45k (depending on experience)
  • Joining bonus £5k (terms apply) 
  • Full time or part time hours considered 
  • Enhanced optical services on offer include pre & post Op Cataracts 
  • Support with IP/ Medical retina and more
  • Specsavers Perks – Perks is our discounted benefits scheme, which helps you to save money on a range of products and services like travel, home, motoring and health and leisure
  • Subscription to the “Headspace” app
  • Private medical and dental cover
  • Death in service
  • GOC fees paid for
  • WeCare- UK confidential employee helpline
  • Stunning location 
  • Friendly and experienced team 
  • Free parking near store 
  • Support with pathway and ILM 

Specsavers in Burton on Trent has recently had a store refit. We now have 6 fully equipped test rooms, all fitted with latest clinical technology – meaning you have everything you need to perform sight tests to the highest possible standards.

Platinum employer
Our store is an accredited Platinum Employer – this means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of the Specsavers drive to become a famous place to work. Stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards: Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement.

What we are looking for
Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, we are searching for someone who shares our store’s ethos. Someone who wants to grow, develop and offer exceptional customer care along the way. We want a practitioner who prides themselves on their clinical judgment, that is not afraid of a hands-on approach and who is keen to get involved and build rapport with the rest of the team. In summary, we are looking for a skilled resident Optometrist to join us, be part of the team and assist in driving our practice forward.


Find out more

For more information, please call me on 01566 788 644 or email me at jakki.whitehouse@specsavers.com



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