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Optometrist: Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, South East Wales


Position: Optometrist
Location: Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent
Salary: Up to £70,000 + Welcome Bonus of £10,000
Working hours: Full Time or Part Time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist


Specsavers in Ebbw Vale are looking for a new Full or Part time Optometrist. On the back of substantial and on-going growth, we’re seeking a forward thinking Optometrist to join our dynamic team at Specsavers Ebbw Vale. Be part of our continued success at one of the leading opticians in this fantastic area.
What’s on Offer?

  • An annual salary of up to £70,000 (depending on experience) 
  • Newly qualified up to £55,000 with 6 monthly review 
  • Welcome Bonus £10,000 (terms apply)
  • Full time (40 hours) or part time hours considered
  • Pension contribution
  • Private medical insurance
  • 33 days holidays including Bank holidays 
  • Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Support with CPD
  • Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT
  • No Sundays and No Late nights!
  • Alternate Saturdays
  • Free parking


Our Optometrists are an integral part of our store management team, so we’re keen to get you up to speed outside the test room too. With ILM courses, Pre-Reg supervision and the Specsavers Partnership scheme (Pathway) all available to explore. Along with your clinical expertise – this will stand you in good stead if you choose to become a store director yourself one day.

What we’re 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 isn’t 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’re looking for a skilled resident Optometrist to join us, be part of the team and assist in driving our practice forward.



Ebbw Vale is a town at the head of the valley formed by the Ebbw Fawr tributary of the Ebbw River in Wales. It has direct access to the dualled A465 Heads of the Valleys trunk road and borders the Brecon Beacons National Park.


The average house price in the area is £167,000 (HM Land Registry March 2023).


Local towns and cities:  Gloucester – 55 miles; Cardiff – 29 miles; Swansea – 38 miles; Merthyr Tydfil – 8 miles.


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





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