Optometrist – Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

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Optometrist, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire


Position: Optometrist
Location: Llanelli, Carmathenshire, Southwest Wales
Salary: Up to £55,000 + excellent monthly bonus 
Working hours: Full Time or Part Time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist



Specsavers in Llanelli are looking for a forward-thinking Optometrist. Our experienced team use the very latest clinical technology which allows them to improve patient outcomes. At Specsavers in Llanelli we have a clear-sighted vision to transform eye health in our community. As our next Optometrist you will have the opportunity to provide a first-class experience to every one of our patients.


What’s on Offer?

•             An annual salary of up to £55,000 (depending on experience and qualifications)

•             Financial support with relocation (if you’re moving home to join us)

•             A strong performance-based bonus scheme  (our top earners average £500 per month)

•             Holiday allowance of 33 days per year

•             Private health and dental cover

•             Pension contribution

•             Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities

•             Support and time off given for travel and study towards EHEW and WECS accreditations

•             Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT


We are passionate about the clinical development of our team, and as our new Optometrist, we would 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 store is fully equipped with the latest clinical technology (including OCT), with 6 test rooms and we offer enhanced clinical services to our patients.  Wales is currently undergoing major eyecare reforms that take effect in 2023, we are already ahead in our preparations for those changes, embracing the benefits that we can share with our community.


We always aim to be the very best we can be – both clinically and in terms of customer service. Our experienced, diverse and friendly team are always on hand to offer support and take care of patient’s needs, meaning that as our new Optometrist, you can focus on offering a first-class sight test to our loyal customers. 



Our location

Carmarthenshire can be connected easily by the M5, M6, M42 and M50. So, no matter what part of Britain you are travelling from it couldn’t be easier.


We’re located in the market town of Llanelli known for its history and scenery.  Not only is the landscape brimming with incredible views from the nearby Millennium Coastal Park and open green spaces it is within an easy distance of major towns including, Swansea and Cardiff.   Despite being remote, we have great transport links including a bus station within 5 minutes of the store and a train station within a 10-minute.



What we’re looking for

You’ll need to be a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist with the drive, passion and the willingness to build upon our customer-focused culture. As part of our team, you’ll need to be able to provide a unique blend of customer care and professional excellence. You’ll need to demonstrate good attention to detail along with a passion for the community. Teamwork also forms a big part of our culture, so the ability to work well with others is essential.



Find out more

If you like the sound of this opportunity, get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it.