Hospital Optometrist - Maidstone

OptometristMaidstone (Kent)Reference: ZOP3943d
  • Private Eye Hospital
  • Covering Refractive, Glaucoma, Cataract & Retinal Surgeries
  • Up to £70,000 FTE
  • No Weekends

Optometrist jobs, Optometrist vacancies in Maidstone, Kent.

Zest Optical are currently recruiting on behalf of a specialist ophthalmology hospital to hire an Optometrist in Maidstone, Kent.

You will find an opportunity to be part of a diverse and ambitious clinical team, working in conjunction with a team of consultant Ophthalmologists, providing services to both NHS and private patients.

Hospital Optometrist – Role

  • Specialist setting with access to hospital grade equipment
  • Carry out examinations that are associated with refractive, cataract, glaucoma and retinal surgeries
  • Run acute and follow up clinics post-surgery for all patients
  • Provide first line clinical advice to patients and follow the appropriate means of referral to a medical practitioner if necessary
  • Support of direct consultant access, peer support and robust clinical CPD program allowing continuous support

Hospital Optometrist – Requirements

  • Fully qualified Optometrist registered with the GOC
  • IP qualification
  • Extensive experience working as an optometrist in a refractive, high street or hospital environment
  • Interest in providing further clinical services and supporting the wider NHS hospital network
  • Additional accreditations and qualifications glaucoma, cataracts, med-ret etc. are helpful

Hospital Optometrist – Salary

  • Salary up to £70,000
  • 33 days holiday inc. bank hols
  • Enhanced matched pension contributions
  • Private Healthcare, 24/7 GP appointments, physio and counselling for your wellbeing
  • Free laser eye treatment and discount for friends & family

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

Contact: Kieran Lindley
Telephone: 0114 287 0353