Optometry Jobs at Specsavers

Optometrist – Harlow, Essex

Position: Optometrist

Location: Harlow

Full Package: up to £60k pro rata depending on experience + lucrative bonus scheme 

Working hours: Part time – 2 days a week to include a Sunday

Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist

Specsavers in Harlow are looking for an Experienced or Newly Qualified Optometrist to join them. You will be working alongside a team in a highly successful store with a great reputation for staff progression and the very highest standards of customer care.


We know you matter and that is why it is our commitment to make this a job you enjoy by recognising your achievements and encouraging you to be involved in shaping our success. Our hands-on store partners will support your career with excellent training and development opportunities, whether that be professionally, into management or on to our partner development programme, Pathway.


What’s on Offer?

  • Outstanding package based on experience of up to £60k (pro rata)
  • Excellent bonus scheme where you can earn an additional £2,000 each month 
  • Generous holiday allowance of 33 days pro rata
  • Private health and dental cover
  • GOC and College fees paid for 
  • MECS clinics in store
  • Pension contribution
  • Support with CPD
  • Exceptional clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Access to cutting-edge clinical technology including OCT
  • We’re a 5 test room store – you tell us the test time you’re comfortable with
  • Regular staff social events
  • A relaxing staff rest-room area
  • WeCare- WeCare looks after your wellbeing with a 24/7 UK-based online GP, mental health counselling, a get fit programme, legal and financial guidance, plus much more. Using your phone, tablet or desktop, you and your family have 24/7 access to thousands of experts, all from the comfort of your own home.
  • Annual subscription to the “Headspace” app


We always aim to be the very best we can be – both clinically and in terms of customer service. Our experienced, diverse and friendly team are always on hand to offer support and take care of patient’s needs, meaning that as our new Optometrist, you can focus on offering a first-class sight test to our loyal customers. 


We are committed to supporting your development as a person and provider, so that you can make even better use of your potential in your future career.


What we’re looking for

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. We operate with a relentless focus on creating an unparalleled customer experience with our team of passionate, driven people, passionate about providing quality care that enhances lives through ophthalmology.


Platinum Employer

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.


Get in touch

If you like the sound of this opportunity, get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it. Contact Natassia Gunn on 01566 478002 or natassia.gunn@specsavers.com


Belonging at Specsavers

Our commitment to diversity and to inclusion is to have an inclusive culture where everyone feels welcome, valued and proud to belong.

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