What you’ll do

Position: Optometrist

Location: Washington, Tyne and Wear – The Galleries Shopping Centre

Salary: Up to £65,000 + £5,000 “Welcome to Specsavers” signing on bonus + £10k bonus after probation!

Working hours: Full Time or Part Time considered

Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist- great opportunity for newly qualified


We have a fantastic new opportunity available for professional and productive Optometrist to join our dedicated team at Washington Specsavers. With an outstanding package on offer, amazing partners who will support your development, much more – this truly is a great opportunity. We’re seeking an Optometrist ready to use their passion and knowledge to help us build on our ever-growing and loyal customer base at Washington Specsavers.  


An incredible opportunity awaits: the salary, the retail park location, the lifestyle and an excellent store – the only thing missing is YOU. With an outstanding package on offer worth up to £75,000 including a “welcome bonus”; 33 days holiday, GOC fees and further education costs paid; opportunity to work in the sister store; ongoing training and career development and state of the art testing technology. Joining Specsavers in Washington as our next Optometrist truly is a fabulous opportunity; we’re part of a global business yet we treat our close-knit team like family.


What’s on offer:

  • Earn up to £80,000 in your first year!  Including a generous joining bonus!  AND Up to £10,000 bonus paid after successfully completing probation
  • £60,000 p.a. for experienced Optometrists
  • £55,000 for newly qualified
  • Specsavers Perks – a fantastic discount scheme providing 100s of discounts on high street stores, supermarkets, restaurants, mobile phones and much much more!

  • Full or part time roles considered
  • Great benefits to include 33 days annual leave, private health care & all fees paid
  • Exceptional clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Access to cutting edge technology
  • Join a close and supportive team & Directors
  • FREE parking
  • Team reward nights out


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. Why not get in touch today to find out what we offer here at Specsavers Washington.