Position: Optometrist
Location: Arnison, County Durham
Salary: Base salary up to £65,000 + £3,000 bonus per annum + £10,000 Welcome Bonus! (Terms apply)
Working hours: Full time or Part time considered
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist


The good news is that Specsavers Arnison are looking for a new Optometrist to join their team!


There is a lot of experience between the director team, which translates into how they run the store. They proudly offer an amazing range of clinical appointments, working closely with the Sunderland Eye Infirmary for referrals, in store MECs clinics and development and IP. They also understand that it is not all work and no play. Outside work commitments also come into consideration, if you need to work specific hours to match your hobbies, your family needs or simply your lifestyle, they understand and can work with you to get a work schedule that suits everyone.


What’s on offer?

•    Base salary upto £65,000 per annum

•    £3,000 annual bonus

•    Welcome bonus of £10,000 (Terms apply)
•    33 days annual leave 
•    Pre-reg Supervision (If interested)
•    High standard of latest equipment

•    Free Parking
•    Funding in place to study IP or Med Ret for development
•    Regular team events
•    Professional fees covered
•    Pension contribution
•    Linked with local hospitals for additional MECs clinics
•    Flexible working 
•    Chance to work across 2 stores, Durham (City Centre) and Arnison (Shopping Centre)
•    Alot of experience getting optometrists through pathway at this store  


Specsavers in Arnison have 6 fully equipped test rooms, 3 of which are used for optical testing, all fitted with latest clinical technology – meaning you have everything you need to perform sight tests to the highest possible standards. 


What we’re looking for
Alongside being a 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 resident Optometrist to join us and assist in driving this excellent practice forward.


If you like the sound of this opportunity, get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it. Contact Luke Taylor on 01566 771 889 or email luke.taylor1@specsavers.com


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