Optometrist

7 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Bristol
Salary
60000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + GBP60000 - GBP65000/annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted
27 Sep 2017
Closes
25 Oct 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Optometrist **
** Hours: Flexible (Full or Part Time) Location: Various **

The Role
My client is looking for Optometrists who share the same values as the company and who are looking to work for a business that truly lives these values. An Optometrist who wants to make a real difference in the lives of their Patients and someone who believes that everyone has the fundamental right to sight.
Great working environment where you are rewarded and recognised for your clinical professionalism whilst being supported by experienced Dispensing Opticians and Optical Assistants during all of your clinics.
As an Optometrist at this company, you will enjoy working in an environment which gives you the professional freedom to make key clinical decisions. An environment that is not sales focused but is Patient Centred where your focus will be around improving the individual's quality of life.
They offer flexible working hours for our Full and Part time Optometrists. On a daily basis you will visit different care homes, meeting different patients with complex sight issues, this alone gives you the opportunity to learn and develop on your existing clinical skills.
Joint Venture
Our Optometrists will also have the opportunity take local ownership of their area through a Joint-Venture business model.

Key Responsibilities
• Act as a key ambassador for the business
• Treat every Patient with Empathy, Courtesy and Respect in a dignified way.
• Treat every Patient as an individual using only the most appropriate methods and technology
• Carry out eye examinations to Patients with a range of different needs who are unable to attend a high street practice.
• Offer help and advice to Patients and Carers with regard to eye health, spectacles required, and frame and lens choice.
• Ensure record cards, GOS paperwork and referrals are completed accurately and legibly.
• Carry out a handover with patients, care home manager and/or family members to discuss the examination results and any recommendations.
• Actively participate in team meetings to look for areas of improvement and receive feedback.

Key Skills and Attributes
• Excellent communications skills both Verbal and Non-Verbal
• Organisational Skills
• Sensitivity towards others
• Calm and composed temperament
• Adaptable
• Innovative and looking to continuously improve
• Teamwork and supportive nature
• Integrity & transparency
The Key Benefits of working at Visioncall
• Great people first culture
• Very supportive & value led organisation
• Flexible working & a great work/ life balance
• Weekends off
• In-house CET & ongoing Professional Development
• Extra Training specialist domiciliary
• Reward & Recognition Programme
• Childcare Salary Sacrifice
• 25 Days Holiday + 8 Statutory days (Bank Holidays)
• GOC fees are covered annually
• Professional Indemnity Insurance
• Contributory Pension Scheme