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Optometrist  – Leicestershire

Job Title : Optometrist / Locum Optometrist considered.

Job Location : Farmilo Optometrist, 45 Queens Road, Leicester, LE2 1WQ

Full time considered

Salary: Competitive package depending on experience, plus bonus

Holiday allowance: 28 day holidays 

Language: English

About us

Our patients tell us we are great at getting everything about their eye care and eyewear absolutely right for them. We offer a premium eye care package that gives individually tailored eye care solutions based on individual lifestyle needs. We have a wide range of frames from boutique suppliers so our patients get comments from strangers about their eyewear.

We concentrate on using the latest technology both in and out of the examination room using OCT’s with highly trained support staff who match our culture of clinical excellence.

Our Culture

We have a culture which empowers all of our people to be the best they can be in order to consistently deliver an excellent service. Being the best means making the most of opportunities in a commercial environment. We are a dynamic, growing Independent Opticians and we strive to offer you a structured career path across our group. We put a real emphasis on recognizing and celebrating our achievements.

About the role

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a group of successful, well run practices. The practices you would be primarily involved with are based at Queens road, Leicester shire where the patients feel like friends. Some travelling to our practices in the area will be required.

This can be a varied and busy and key role which plays a major part within the team helping to improve the quality of service to our patients.

Role summary

The ideal candidate will be a friendly, open to new challenges with a passion for using their excellent relationship building and communication skills as well as clinical knowledge to create an excellent work ethic.

We focus on building effective elite teams which focus on the vision and purpose of the practice every day.

A brief overview of the role:

  • Be an enthusiastic, polite, professional, clear and competent optometrist.
  • Be competent with fitting and checking contact lenses
  • Be capable at interpreting OCT scans
  • Be able to make strong recommendations on visual lifestyle needs to every patient
  • Be competent in Commercial and Sales skills
  • Open to learning new skills

Qualifications and Skills

  • BCO and GOC registered
  • Must be an excellent communicator
  • Enjoys working within a team to provide consistent and exceptional service.
  • Positively contributing to our Company culture and values.

If you would be interested in hearing more about this role please apply with your full CV

Job Types : Full-time

Experience : BCO and GOC registered: 1 year (Preferred)


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