Hospital Optometrist - Ipswich

OptometristIpswich (Suffolk)Reference: ZOP3930
  • Specialist Ophthalmology Clinic
  • Providing Full Outpatient Services
  • 2 Days/wk
  • Up to £76,000

Optometrist jobs, Optometrist vacancies in Ipswich, Suffolk.

Zest Optical are currently recruiting on behalf of a specialist ophthalmology clinic to hire an Optometrist into their team in Ipswich, Suffolk.

You will find an opportunity to be part of a diverse and ambitious clinical team of Ophthalmic Technicians, Optometrists, Independent Prescribers, Specialty Doctors, led by the team of consultant Ophthalmologists, providing services to both NHS and private patients.

Optometrist – Role

  • Specialist community based outpatient setting with access to hospital grade equipment
  • Clinic days will be spent providing specialist clinical care covering a variety of eye health diseases
  • Support of direct consultant across, peer support and robust clinical CPD program allowing continuous support
  • Extensive professional / clinical development opportunities inc. specialist accreditations and IP sponsorship
  • 2 days / week

Optometrist – Requirements

  • Fully qualified Optometrist registered with the GOC
  • An ability to remain calm and balanced in a clinical environment
  • Interest in providing further clinical services and supporting the wider NHS hospital network
  • Experience in a hospital setting is an advantage for a quicker transition, although support can be provided if required
  • Additional accreditations in glaucoma, cataracts and IP are helpful

Optometrist – Salary

  • Salary up to £76,000 (FTE)
  • 35 days holiday 
  • Pension scheme 
  • NHS discounts 
  • Private health insurance 

To avoid missing out on this opportunity, please send your CV across to Sam Bowden using the ‘Apply’ link as soon as possible.

Contact: Kieran Lindley
Telephone: 0114 287 0353