Location: Shaftesbury, Dorset

Salary: £60k - £65k (DOE) + Excellent Benefits

Job Type: Full - Time, 37.5 hours per week

The Client:

Our client is a well-established optical practice, providing a diverse range of modern frames paired with cutting-edge lenses for an unparalleled eyewear experience.

The Role:

As an Optometrist, you will conduct thorough eye examinations across all age groups, adhering to professional guidelines.


* Utilise specialist diagnostic equipment for accurate testing and diagnosis.
* Manage a team, overseeing dispensing opticians and store staff.
* Coach and mentor assistants to enhance effective selling behaviours and customer engagement.
* Communicate with patients to gather comprehensive case histories.
* Issue prescriptions for spectacles or contact lenses, ensuring precision.
* Fit and verify prescribed lenses, correcting vision defects.
* Provide valuable advice on frame and lens choices to patients.
* Write referrals to medical practitioners following legal guidelines.
* Network with internal and external stakeholders, ensuring effective collaboration.
* Achieve sales targets for spectacles and contact lenses.
* Perform core administrative functions in compliance with GDPR best practices.


* Previously worked as an Optometrist or in a similar role.
* Possess relevant qualifications.
* Strong leadership skills to manage and coach a team effectively.
* Valid driving licence.


* 33 days holiday
* Company Pension Scheme
* 2 testing rooms
* Free parking
* Professional fees covered (AOP & GOC)
* Team member discounts, and Individual incentive scheme

Apply now for this exceptional opportunity to work with a dynamic team and further enhance your career.

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Keywords: Optometrist, Optometry, Optician, Clinical Optometrist, Ophthalmologist, Optometrist jobs, Jobs

  • Location: Shaftesbury, England
  • Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Additional Resources Ltd.
  • Posted: 08-Mar-2024
  • Posted on: careers4a.com