Position: Optometrist
Location:  Honiton
Salary: up to £65,000 (depending on experience) + flexible working + Benefits 
Working hours: Full time or Part time hours considered 
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist


We are looking for an Optometrist to join Specsavers Honiton, in lovely South Devon!

Once described as having ‘the most beautiful landscape in the world’, Honiton is set in the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’. The town is also just a few miles from the Jurassic Coast, making this the perfect location to spend your days off during the Summer.

Despite the towns rural feel, Honiton is less than a 30 minute drive, or train ride, to the lively city of Exeter where you will find an array of high-street names, quirky independent retailers, eclectic cafés & restaurants, and an international airport.

Specsavers Honiton has four test rooms and is equipped with the very latest technology, including OCT and phoropters. To help you make the most of the lifestyle that this location offers, our Partners are happy to find a working pattern to suit your needs, including no weekends!


About Specsavers:
Specsavers began 40 years ago with the vision of two optometrists, Doug, and Mary Perkins, who set out to provide best-value eyecare to everybody. Their passion for optometry has led Specsavers to become the largest privately-owned optical group in the world, delivering high-quality, affordable optical and hearing care. And it continues to shape the lives and experience of thousands of colleagues who are developing their careers with us across the globe. We are proud of how far we’ve come as a business, now we want to see you grow with us too.

What’s on Offer?

  • An annual salary of up to £65,000 (depending on experience)
  • Fully flexible hours, including no weekends!
  • Fixed term contracts available
  • Holiday allowance of 33 days per year, including bank holidays.
  • Private health and dental cover
  • Pension contribution
  • Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT
  • Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities- happy to support with ILM/pathway for Directorship.

  • Support with CPD points 

  • GOC fees paid for

  • Specsavers Enhanced Perks – Perks is our discounted benefits scheme

  • Subscription to the “Headspace” App

  • WeCare – UK confidential employee helpline

We’re fully equipped with 4 test rooms, the latest clinical technology (including OCT), and a team of 9 – which includes fully trained optical assistants, so everything is in place to let you focus on what you do best.

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.


Find out more

If you like the sound of this opportunity, I’d love to tell you more about it.  Please get in touch at Jakki.Whitehouse@specsavers.com, call me on 01566 788 644 / 07526 507 195 or drop me a WhatsApp message. 




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