Position: Optometrist
Location: West Wickham
Salary: Up to £65,000 depending on experience plus £10,000 joining bonus (T&C’s Apply)
Working hours: Full Time or Part Time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist


Other Benefits Include 

  • Bonus scheme where you can earn an additional £3,500 over the year
  • Holiday allowance of 33 days
  • Enjoy an additional paid day off work to celebrate you!
  • Private health and dental cover
  • GOC and College fees paid for
  • Pension scheme-We will auto-enrol you into the pension scheme with an employer contribution when you contribute too
  • Free parking
  • Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Support with CPD
  • Eyecare and hearcare discounts – Great savings for you and your family on eyecare and hearcare in store
  • Electric vehicles salary sacrifice scheme (for employees earning over £30k)
  • Specsavers Perks- Your portal to a world of great everyday discounts and savings
  • WeCare- Employee support service to help you and your immediate family when need it most including Best Doctors second medical opinion service and 24/7 virtual GP
  • Complimentary subscription to the Headspace app – your personal guide to mindfulness, sleep, focus, movement and more
  • Specsavers listed as No.23 in top 50 Best Workplaces™ in the UK


About The Role


Specsavers in West Wickham are looking for a new Optometrist. On the back of substantial and on-going growth, we’re seeking Optometrist an ambitious and talented to join our dynamic team. You will be working with a team that are very close-knit and love to support each other. We would love to hear about your ideal working week, whether you are looking for full-time, part-time or a more flexible approach.

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.


Our 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.


What We’d Love To See


You’ll need to be a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist with the drive, passion and the willingness to build upon our customer-focused culture. As part of our team, you’ll need to be able to provide a unique blend of customer care and professional excellence. You’ll need to demonstrate good attention to detail along with a passion for the community. Teamwork also forms a big part of our culture, so the ability to work well with others is essential.


Find out more

If you like the sound of this opportunity, get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it. Contact George Coleing on 01566 770 223 or email george.coleing@specsavers.com.



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