Location: Lowestoft, Suffolk
Salary: Extremely competetive salary depending on Experience and Supervision plus potential joining bonus up to £20k and up to £20k service bonus (terms apply)
Working hours: Full Time or Part Time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist
On the back of considerable and on-going growth, we are seeking a forward-thinking Optometrist to join our dynamic team in Lowestoft and be part of our continued success as one of the leading opticians in this fantastic area.
Lowestoft is a coastal town in East Suffolk. Our store is an enchanting 5 minutes’ walk from the wide sandy beaches, the perfect place to spend your lunch break! We have a train station in the town making travel to our surrounding locations easy. You can get to Norwich in just over 30 minutes and even get to London in 2 and a half hours!
This beautiful store is in the best location, we also pride ourselves on progression, development, flexibility, and customer care. What more could you need? We are currently supporting our DO to become and CLO and our CLO to become an Optometrist. We have 6 testing rooms and 1 contact lens room along with all the most up to date equipment including phoropters and 2 OCT machines across our two floors.
We are passionate about the clinical development of our team, and as our new Optometrist, we want to 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. We also have close connections with our local Newmedica where we can offer a great opportunity for work closely with consultant Ophthalmologists for further development and learning. We can also offer the opportunity to gain experience with supervision, we have a pre-reg every year and would love to get you involved in the process.
What’s on Offer?
With a focus on flexibility, we are open to full-time and part-time applicants and will consider any working pattern to suit you. So, whether you need condensed hours, alternate weekends, or no late finishes, we’re open to making it work – but let’s talk about that later.
Our Lowestoft 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.
Find out more
If you like the sound of this opportunity, get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it. Contact Katie Francome on 01566 771 892 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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