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Key information

  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Job Family: Optometry Opportunities
  • Job category: Optometrist
  • Full or part-time: Full time
  • Apply by: 21/10/2019
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Optometrist - St Albans

Role summary

Established in the area for over 25 years, our practice in St Albans is looking for someone to complement their team.

The area

St Albans is only 20minutes from London, via the Thameslink train-line from St Pancras International with the countryside a stroll away.

You can connect with London Overground North London line via West Hampstead Thameslink; or connect via the Jubilee Line; Kentish town (Northern Line) or Farringdon (Metropolitan, Circle, Hammersmith & City lines)

Via Road, the practice is close to the M1, (Junction 6) A1 (M) & M25 junctions 21a and 22


St Albans is a very attractive, friendly town with lovely historic streets, shops, buildings and culture. St Albans has plenty of green spaces, a great market with artisan food stores and of course the Cathedral is a beautiful place to visit.

The team

The team have been described as positive people who are always looking to improve themselves. The support staff will always be on hand to support you daily. 

Currently the practice is looking at having a refurbishment and refit so will be upgrading their diagnostic equipment in order to help to continue to provide great bespoke clinical care.

St Albans are proud of their contact lens business and although they have a Contact Lens Optician, are still happy for you to experience variety in your day to day role, where you can get involved in seeing contact lens patients in order to also offer a continued clinical service to the local community.

Our practice in St Albans will support you with a range of professional accreditations to enhance your career and develop you clinically.

Our team want to continue to grow and expand their business, so are looking for someone with a sense of self- accountability.  If you want to contribute, deliver clinical excellence within the community, please get in touch.


On offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus and rewards
  • Free car parking
  • Holiday
  • Benefits
  • Alternate weekends option available
  • Clinical development and ongoing support
  • Professional fees paid


Specsavers is the largest employer of registered Optometrists and Dispensing opticians in the United Kingdom.

We strive for the highest clinical standards and believe that the customer should be at the heart of everything we do.

If you’d like to know more about how #LifeAtSpecsavers can put you in the driving seat of your own career in this year contact Harriet via or mob +44 (0)7495185634