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Key information

  • Location: South West
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Job Family: Optometry Opportunities
  • Job category: Optometrist
  • Full or part-time: Full time
  • Apply by: 26/11/2019
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Optometrist - Frome & Warminster

Role summary

We are currently recruiting for an Optometrist to join us at our stores in Frome & Warminster - on offer is a fantastic salary package of between £45,000 and £60,000!

There are big things ahead for both a Frome and Warminster stores. Upcoming at Frome is a complete store refurbishment with an additional test room going in with all the latest equipment, including an OCT machine. The store will also have iHarmony in place to give our customers the best possible experience. 

Our Warminster store will be relocating to a larger premise in the coming months in order to capitalise on the continued growth of the practice, the store will be doubling in test rooms from two to four with the capacity for more to be added. As with our Frome store, Warminster will be kitted out with all the latest tech, once again including a brand new OCT machine.

As well as a fantastic salary package, on offer is a genuine commitment to furthering you both clinically and professionally. The current store directors are eager to help you gain MECS and Glaucoma Refinement accreditations (if you do not already have them) and are more than willing to support you in becoming a JVP if that is something that interests you. This really is an exciting opportunity to work with an exceptional team that are passionate about delivering the best patient care possible.

Package summary:

  • Competitive base salary for the region
  • Performance related bonus scheme - you will have the opportunity to create this with the directors
  • 5 weeks annual holiday
  • Private health and dental cover
  • GOC & College of Optometrist fees covered
  • Development opportunities through to Joint Venture Partnership and EOS accreditation

Join our team and be part of our success story at LLanelli Specsavers.
Here at LLanelli Specsavers, we are looking for an Optometrist who can bring something new and exciting to our team. At our store, we’re all about pulling together and working as a unit to ensure that each of our valued patients have an excellent experience – and we’re looking for a highly-skilled Optometrist who shares our ethos.


The Role in a Nutshell.
•    Outstanding annual salary based on experience – we can talk more about this at interview
•    A highly-rewarding performance-based bonus scheme 
•    Generous holiday allowance of 33 days
•    Private health and dental cover
•    Support with CET 
•    Support with EOS, including regular clinics
•    Relocation bonus if you’re moving
•    Exceptional clinical and professional development opportunities
•    Access to cutting-edge clinical technology such as OCT

Our store is fitted with the latest, cutting edge optical equipment. We offer an extensive amount of enhanced clinical services including cataracts appointments, glaucoma testing. We always aim to be the very best both clinically and in customer service. Our experienced, diverse and friendly team are always on hand to offer support and take care of patient’s needs, meaning that you can focus on offering a first-class sight test to our loyal customers.  


We are passionate about your clinical development as an optical professional and we are committed to supporting you on extra courses and specialisms that interest you. Whatever your ambitions, from WOPEC qualifications and Independent Prescribing to Paediatric Accreditations and Enhanced Optical Services, we’ll do everything we can to help you be the best clinician you can be. 


Then there’s you.
Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, we are searching for someone who shares our store’s ethos. Someone who wants to grow, develop and offer exceptional customer care along the way. We want a practitioner who prides themselves on their clinical judgment, that isn’t afraid of a hands-on approach and who is keen to get involved and build rapport with the rest of the team. In summary, we’re looking for a skilled resident Optometrist to join us, be part of the team and assist in driving our practice forward.


Get in touch
If this opportunity sounds interesting, we’d love to hear from you. Contact Connor Willingham on 01566 771 881 or connor.willingham@specsavers.com.