What you’ll do

Position: Optometrist
Location: Isle of Wight
Salary: Up to £70,000 + £10,000 joining bonus + £5,000 relocation support + £10,000 retention bonus + benefits
Working hours: Full Time or Part Time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist


Specsavers in Newport are looking for a new Optometrist. On the back of substantial and on-going growth, we’re seeking an ambitious and career driven Optometrist to join our dynamic team at Specsavers in Newport. Be part of our continued success at one of the leading opticians in this fantastic area.


What’s on Offer?

  • An annual salary of up to £70,000 (depending on experience)
  • Up to £10,000 joining bonus
  • A further £5,000 relocation support
  • £10,000 bonus after 2 years of employment
  • A tailored personal development plan (ie. MEC’s/IP/Glaucoma)
  • Holiday allowance of 33 days per year
  • Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT
  • Interesting array of conditions – a great opportunity to develop clinically
  • Pre-reg supervision required

We are passionate about the clinical development of our team, and as our new Optometrist, we would to support you with extra courses and specialisms that interest you. Whatever your ambitions, from WOPEC qualifications and independent prescribing to paediatric accreditations or enhanced optical services, we’ll do everything we can to help you be the best clinician you can be. 


Our location

This position is located in the vibrant Isle of Wight. With excellent transport links, it’s not uncommon for people to commute from far and wide. There’s something here for everyone: from shops, bars and restaurants to museums and parks for families to enjoy. As an Optometrist in Newport, your client base will be very diverse – but with plenty of familiar faces of course.


What we’re looking for

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.

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