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Optometrist (120123-3089) Blackpool, England

Salary: GBP55000 - GBP60000 per annum



Private Eye Hospital

Up to £60,000 + bonus

Hospital grade equipment

1 in 4 Saturdays


Job ID: 120123-3089

Major Recruitment is working with one of the UK’s leading independent providers of ophthalmic services and one of the largest providers of NHS cataract surgery in the UK.

We are looking for a qualified Optometrist to join their friendly team based in Bexhill working in one of their first-class hospitals, providing all your focus and attention to each one of your patients.

This is your chance to work with a private hospital that are proud to deliver excellent care and support thousands of patients to achieve better vision, where their outcomes are some of the best in the UK, with very low complication rates.


Key Advantages

  • Up to £60,000 basic salary + lucrative bonus
  • 25 days holiday (excluding bank holidays) increasing with length of service
  • No evenings and only 1 in 4 Saturdays
  • Annual pay reviews and increases
  • Bonus 1 – June – Up to 5% individual performance related bonus
  • Bonus 2 – February – hospital/company related bonus
  • Continuous training and development programmes
  • Use of state-of-the-art technology, offering hospital grade advanced eye examinations
  • Working within an extremely attractive, high-tech and modern clinical hospital
  • The company have over 30 hospitals and many more planned to open in 2022
  • The company provide a friendly and supportive environment for you to work in and offer a detailed and well-structured training plan


Your role of an Optometrist involves

  • Analysing diagnostics
  • Discussing the surgery process with patients and expected outcomes
  • Ensuring patients understand all the facts and risks
  • Taking time to answer all our patient questions
  • Providing reassurance around the patient journey
  • Letting the patients know the visual outcome of surgery
  • Listening to how surgery has improved our patients’ lives and find out all the wonderful things they are able to see (and do) again


Details and requirements

  • 5 hours a week over 5 days (part time may be considered)
  • No evenings and only 1 in 4 Saturdays
  • Proven post-registration experience of at least 12 months is essential for this role
  • Eligibility to work in the UK and GOC Registered


Salary and benefits

  • Up to £60,000 + bonus
  • 25 days holiday (excluding bank holidays) increasing with length of service
  • Paid professional fees


If you would like to enquire about this role and/or to have a confidential chat, please do not hesitate to email, call, text or send your CV to the contact details below.

Email: Call/Text: 07881287964