Position: Optometrist 
Location: Newton Mearns, Glasgow
Salary: Up to £45,000 depending on experience plus bonus

Working hours: Full or part-time working patterns available. No Saturday or late night working
Experience level: Open to both newly qualified and experienced Optometrists that are fully registered with the GOC


Specsavers Newton Mearns is expanding and looking for a forward-thinking Optometrist to join their team! With a commitment to clinical excellence and a focus on work-life balance, this is the perfect opportunity to take your clinical skills to the next level. The store currently boasts two testing rooms and state-of-the-art equipment, with an additional test room coming soon.


Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, we’re looking for someone who shares our store’s ethos of exceptional customer care and continuous growth. Our ideal candidate prides themselves on their clinical judgment, isn’t afraid of a hands-on approach, and is keen to build rapport with the rest of the team. Join us in driving our practice forward and delivering top-notch eye care to our community.


If you are looking for a fun and supportive environment that values your growth and well-being. Experience the best of both worlds and apply today!


What’s on offer:

  • Up to £45,000 depending on experience
  • Bonus scheme in place
  • Full or part-time working patterns available
  • No late nights
  • No Saturday working
  • Days required include a Sunday and Thursday
  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays plus your birthday off
  • Good commuter links and parking in shopping centre car park
  • Private medical and dental cover
  • Professional fees paid
  • 1 hour lunch
  • 30 minute testing
  • Exceptional clinical and professional development opportunity – partner in development
  • Access to cutting edge technology
  • Great support from directors and retail team


We are passionate about the clinical & professional development of our team, and as our new Optometrist, we want to support you every step of the way. Through open conversations and regular 1-2-1’s, we will work together to tailor-make a career that suits you. There are so many areas to explore; from WOPEC qualifications and independent prescribing to paediatric accreditations or enhanced optical services, ILM courses, Pre-Reg supervision and the Specsavers Partnership scheme (Pathway). Along with your clinical expertise – this will stand you in good stead if you choose to become a store director yourself one day. Whatever your ambitions, we’ll do everything we can to help you be the best you can be.


Apply now to be a part of our local hub for clinical advancement, or to find out more contact Emma Johnston: emma.johnston@specsavers.com 01566 770125







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