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Optometrist - Maidstone

  • £60000 to £70000 Per: annum
  • Maidstone, South East,
  • Permanent
Permanent, Full time
Salary £70,000
Meridian Business Support is currently recruiting for a nationwide client who is seeking an experienced Optometrist to join their team in Maidstone. As an integral part of a multi disciplinary team working alongside consultants, you will carry out pre and post-operative consultations, assessing the suitability of our patients for treatment.  
Your Role as an Optometrist, will include but not be limited to:
  • Carry out examinations that are associated with refractive, cataract, glaucoma and retinal surgeries
  • Run acute and follow up clinics postsurgery for all patients
  • Provide health advice and support to patients attending the hospital
  • Provide first line clinical advice to patients and follow the appropriate means of referral to a medical practitioner if necessary

Who we are looking for:

  • Current GOC registration as a fully qualified optometrist
  • Extensive experience working as an optometrist in a refractive, high street or hospital environment.
  • Experience of using patient administration systems and electronic medical record systems
  • Experience of working to conversion targets and other KPIs within Vision Correction
  • Generous salary which is reviewed annually. This role pays up to £70,000 FTE dependent on experience
  • Generous matched pension contributions
  • 33 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Private Healthcare, 24/7 GP appointments, physio and counselling for your wellbeing
  • Free laser eye treatment for you and 20% discount for friends and family
  • Learning and development which supports you to be the best you can be and progress on your career path  
  • Access to thousands of discounts from all the bid (and plenty of small) names on the high street, including retail, supermarkets, travel and hospitality to help your money go further
  • SMART working – because we believe in work life balance
Meridian Business Support is a recruitment specialist acting on behalf of our client as an Employment Agency for this vacancy.

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