Job title: Newly Qualified Optometrist

Location: Erith, South East London

Salary: Up to £50,000 (newly qualified)

Hours: Full time (will also consider part time applicants)

Specsavers in Erith are looking for a newly qualified Optometrist. We’re looking for someone with new and refreshing ideas on Optometry that we can support through the early stages of their career. If you’re an ambitious and passionate newly qualified Optometrist, Specsavers in Erith could be the store for you.

 

What’s on Offer?

  • An annual salary of up to £50,000 for a full time & newly qualified Optometrist
  • Holiday allowance of 33 days per year
  • Lucrative monthly bonus scheme
  • Specsavers In Erith will be relocating to a brand-new store just across the pathway!
  • Free parking nearby or train station within a 10 minute walk, as well as regular busses
  • Shift pattern Includes no late nights and one day per week at our Bexley Heath Store
  • Very supportive and hard-working team to help you progress
  • Private health and dental cover
  • Pension contribution
  • Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Support with CPD
  • Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT
  • GOC Fee’s covered
  • WeCare- Employee support service to help you and your immediate family when need it most including Best Doctors second medical opinion service and 24/7 virtual GP
  • Complimentary subscription to the Headspace app – your personal guide to mindfulness, sleep, focus, movement and more
  • Specsavers listed as No.23 in top 50 Best Workplaces™ in the UK

 

Our store is fully-equipped with the latest clinical technology (including OCT). We offer enhanced clinical services including: Cataract appointments and Glaucoma Testing. We always aim to be the very best we can be – both clinically and in terms of customer service. Our experienced, diverse and friendly team are always on hand to offer support and take care of patient’s needs, meaning that as our new Optometrist, you can focus on offering a first-class sight test to our loyal customers.  

 

We are passionate about the clinical development of our team, and as our newly qualified Optometrist, we would support you with extra courses and specialisms that interest you. Whatever your ambitions, from WOPEC qualifications and independent prescribing to paediatric accreditations or enhanced optical services, we’ll do everything we can to help you be the best clinician you can be. 

 

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’re looking for

Alongside being a newly qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, the right person for this position will be confident, possess a strong worth ethic and a willingness to succeed. You’ll be passionate about your job and enjoy a fast-paced environment. We are looking for an Optometrist who will go the extra mile for our customers and someone who encourages their colleagues to do the same. In summary, we’re looking for a high calibre newly qualified Optometrist to join us and assist in driving this excellent practice forward.

 

Find out more

If you like the sound of this opportunity, get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it. Contact George Coleing on 01566 770 223 or email george.coleing@specsavers.com.

 

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