We are delighted to announce a brand new Optometrist vacancy within our friendly and vibrant Leith store. The store is based in a popular location that is not only close to Edinburgh city centre but is also sited on the beautiful coast of the of Firth of Forth.
The area is filled with an array of shops, bars, restaurants and cafes and has become a very popular destination for tourists.
The store itself is a small but very busy opticians that has an independent feel due to its loyal and regular customer base that has developed over the years by the friendliness of the Specsavers team.
There are currently 2 test rooms and the store employs 4 opticians plus eight support staff. There are plans to increase this to 4 test rooms in the very near future when the store is refurbished.
This will not only give the store a fresh and modern look but it will also see the introduction of technology such as OCT.
This is an exciting time to join a business that is going through a positive transition.
With regards to your job role as an optometrist, you will make sure the customers get an expert eye examination, complete with clear information, sound advice and a friendly, professional approach.
You will work to the highest clinical standards, be compliant with NHS guidelines (and the stores own procedures) and help maintain a loyal customer base.
As an experienced professional, you will be an expert at putting people at ease by talking customers through the eye examination process and explain their options in a clear, easy to understand way.
What’s more, it is important that you are organised and passionate about what you do which means you keep accurate records and always have up-
to-date knowledge of the latest developments in your field.
In return you will be offered an established training programme with ongoing practical experience and opportunities for continuous professional development.
For more information on this role, or to apply, please contact the Recruitment Manager, Paul Blower on 07507872675 or email paul.blower specsavers.com