What you’ll do

Position: Optometrist
Location: Ripon, North Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £60,000 + £10,000 joining bonus + benefits
Working hours: Full Time or Part Time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist



Come and join us in our new Specsavers Ripon store!


Specsavers Ripon recently relocated to a brand new store and it now now features 4 test rooms, a contact lens room and a hearcare room. The store has auto-phoropters and OCT. You’ll be joined in the store by our team of 20 well established staff members who are here to support you and welcome you into their sociable and close-knit team.


We’re dedicated to providing clear and structured progression and as testament, have already seen one of our Optometrists start from pre-reg, completing our Joint Venture Pathway program to become a Director of their own store.  We’re set to provide clinical progression via MECs accreditations and professional progression via ILM and our JVP (Joint Venture Partnership). 


Location wise, Ripon is a market town in the borough of Harrogate, North Yorkshire. It features a picturesque cathedral amongst many other ancient charms. It’s also known for its beauty with its market square being described as ‘the finest and most beautiful square that is to be seen of its kind in England’. It also features fantastic schools, fun activities for the family, its own race course and lots of places to eat and drink. Harrogate is just a short bus journey away and our new store has plenty of parking for your convenience.


We offer the following:


  • Up to £60,000 depending on experience
  • £10,000 welcome bonus 
  • Individual bonus based on sales
  • Condensed working hours (4 long days/3 off)
  • GOC and college fees paid for you
  • MECS, ILM and JVP progression
  • Full time and part time opportunities
  • Newly qualified and more experienced candidates considered
  • Free parking
  • A fantastic staff room area 


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