Are you an experienced Optometrist living in the Edinburgh area and looking for a change of pace in a very well-respected independent group?

There are a number of vacancies for Optometrists to work either in a single practice or if you are more adventurous, can work in two to four practices.
They have a reputation for high-end dispensing and as such seeking to employ only the best applicants suitable to work in this environment.
They boast a good mix of clientele and offer a strong range of frames and lenses to suit all needs.
They offer OCT scanning and Optomap Enhanced Eye Exams, which provide a more enhanced image of the health of your eye.

They are looking for flexibility to work weekends and are open to a conversation to discuss a structured rota system.

Optometrist Position

The owners are professionals and drive the business from the front, constantly looking at growing their portfolio.
They are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Optometrist, with a long-term outlook, who is customer-driven but also has a flair for the commercial side.
Their patients are at the heart of everything they do and as such need to be of the same ethos.

Responsibilities of the Optometrist

You will be responsible for delivering the best possible care to all their patients and work closely as part of a strong team. The company’s goal is to deliver outstanding patient care, combined with sound dispensing advice and product recommendations that best suit individual customer needs. In addition, they aim to provide both their colleagues and customers with an overall excellent environment.

You will be responsible for contact lens fitting, aftercare advice, maintaining accurate patient records and keeping up to date with product and professional knowledge to conduct a thorough sight test offering your expert opinion and making recommendations. You will be on hand to answer any difficult questions and share your clinical knowledge with patients and the team.

Requirements of the Optometrist

To apply for this position you will need to be a fully qualified optometrist who is GOC registered and up to date with all CET requirements. You will have a patient-centered approach along with the ability to work well in a team. Additionally, you will have a successful career to date and be able to demonstrate great interpersonal skills, commercial awareness, and clinical expertise.

The role is for five / seven days with weekend working and various opening hours across the practices.

Compensation for the Optometrist

For your commitment, a competitive basic salary of up to £60,000 is on offer along with additional benefits such as professional fees paid and bonus scheme discussed at the interview.

To apply for this outstanding and exciting opportunity:

– Call Rueel at Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
– Upload your C.V to www.inspiredselections.co.uk
– SMS your Name and Availability for a call to 07537417722

What happens next?

Once you have applied, one of the experienced team at Inspired Selections will give you a call to discuss the role in more detail.
They will also go over your previous experience from your CV and your current situation to make sure you have the relevant experience and match what the client is looking for.
Once discussed leave it to us and we will arrange the meeting for you.