Somerset Local Optical Committee
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Welcome to the newest page on our website. On this page you will find details of local jobs for Optometrists, DOs and other practice staff.

If you wish to place an advertisement, please download the job vacancy form (below) fill in details and email it to Alison at alison@jclconsulting.co.uk. Alternatively you can fax details to 0871 661 6532 or post it to:-

JCL Consulting Ltd
Yeovil Innovation Centre
Suite 20
Copse Road
Lufton Trading Estate
Yeovil
Somerset
BA22 8RN
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JOB VACANCIES

Full Time Dispensing Optician or Experienced Dispensing Assistant - 
Christopher Young Opticians, Shepton Mallet

We are a boutique award winning practice specialising in niche eyewear and clinical excellence.  We need an enthusiastic Dispensing Optician or experienced Dispensing Assistant to help our busy team to continue to off an extremely high standard of service and maintain the excellent levels of client satisfaction that we have achieved.

Required: Monday to Friday 8.45am - 5.30pm and alternate Saturday mornings

Salary:   £18,000 to £25,000 per annum DOE and qualifications

Full description and application forms on our website at:  www. cyoungopticians.co.uk

Tel No:  01749 345259

Contact details:  chris@cyoungoptometrists.co.uk


Full-time or Part time (job share) Optical Assistant

Required: Tuesday to Friday 8.45am - 5.30pm and every Saturday morning 9am - 3pm

Salary:   £16,000 to £18,000 per annum DOE

Full description and application forms on our website at:  www. cyoungopticians.co.uk

Tel No:  01749 345259

Contact details:  chris@cyoungoptometrists.co.uk

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Full-time/Part-time Optometrist required. Upto £60k DOE

Rogers Optical Limited, trading as Boots Opticians in Street and Wells would like to employ an Optometrist with a keen passion for eye health to work in either the Street or Wells Boots Opticians practices. 

Both practices have OCT’s and we have recently employed a professional development Optometrist in our sister practice in Portishead to provide help and support to any professional employees working within our group of practices that would like to progress their career and gain higher education certificates in Glaucoma, medical retina or Independent prescribing. 

Please contact Pete Rogers (Director) on 01458442434 or alternatively email Pete.rogers89@gmail.com for any further information


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NK Opticians, Cheddar - Optometrist  -   (Locum of Permanent)

An opportunity has arisen for an optometrist to be part of a friendly, client focused, independent practice.  They specialise in bespoke eyewear and strive to deliver an outstanding patient journey.
NK Opticians are set in a beautiful location and you will benefit from 40 minute appointments and back up from a qualified team.

The practice engages in Independent Prescribing and the Acute Community Eyecare Scheme. They offer support for continuing professional development and higher qualifications.

Be part of a team which enjoys going to work for a daily rate of £275.00 per day.

Alternatively, they are happy to offer a generous salary and holiday package to employ a forward-thinking optometrist on a full time or part-time basis.

9.00am - 5.15pm -  with an hour for lunch

Please contact the Practice Manager, Coral on 01934 743723 or email info@nkopticians.co.uk

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Optometrist - Turners Concept Eye Clinic, Bridgwater

Turners is a leading, independent practice in Somerset, with an outstanding reputation for providing high-quality optical eye care in a beautiful and comfortable environment. They seek talented people to join their team and enjoy the benefits of a rewarding career with them.

If you are interested in using the latest diagnostic instruments, have a keen interest in anterior eye, want to additionally develop your experience in an Acute Referral Clinic, then Turners is you natural home.

They seek an optometrist who is highly motivated to provide first class patient care. Now part of the progressive Concept Eye Clinic Group, Turners is a practice that inspires trust.  You will have excellent optometric skills, but also a warm personality and an innate ability to engage with people.

They seek someone with confidence to operate effectively and positively as a team player.  Working with the very best lenses state-of-the-art optical technology and careful chosen designer products, you will be integral to their success with you initiative and passion.

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional Optometrist who wants to develop their skills beyond the workings of a 'conveyor belt chain mentality'

In return you will receive a fantastic working environment, a generous holiday allowance, profit share, professional development and clinical career progression.

To apply please forward your CV and covering letter to: ian@turnersvision.com

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Dispensing Optician - Turners Concept Eye Clinic, Bridgwater

Turners is a leading, award winning independent practice, with an outstanding reputation for providing friendly and high-quality patient care.

Turners are seeking a qualified Dispensing Optician who is commercially aware, people focused, highly motivated and sales driven to provide first class patient care.  The practice inspires patient trust.  You will have excellent dispensing skills, but also a warm personality and an innate ability to engage with and build rapport with patients.

Turners seek someone with confidence to operate effectively and positively as a team player. Working with the very best lenses, optical technology and products, you will be integral to our success with your initiative and forward thinking drive.

Salary:- £22,000 - £27,000 + Profit Share

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional DO seeking a rewarding career.  To apply please forward your CV and covering letter to:-

shehla.naqvi@concepteyeclinic.com

or for further information please contact Dr Ian Moss, Clinical Lead, Turners on 01278 422987 or email ian@turnersvision.com.

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Domiciliary Optometrist - Working remotely throughout the Somerset Region

Hours: Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.30pm

Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + bonus + 33 days holiday + pension + GOC & indemnity insurance +  inhouse CET training.  Locum opportunity also available.

Are you an experienced Optometrist looking for something different from practice, or perhaps you have domiciliary experience and would like to discover what it's like working for a business that is truly focused on patient care and ethical practice?

Visioncall was founded upon the idea of being able to make a difference in the lives of vulnerable patients and they are always looking for new Optometrists that share their values and want to use their clinical expertise to make a difference.  Whether you are looking for a new resident post, or simply want to work as a locum one or two days per week whilst continuing in practice, they offer great flexibility and training as well as a supportive and caring work environment.

Interested, they would love to hear from you.  Suitable candidates will have the opportunity to join their clinical teams for a shadow day where you are given a real in-sight into  what they do.  Plus, they will pay you £220 for the day!

Contact Lindsay Johnston on 07795 592096 or visit https://jobs.vision-call.co.uk/

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Exmoor Eyecare, 3 The Parks, Minehead, TA24 5NF - Optometrist Required

£60k + 30 days paid holiday + Private medical + Pension + No weekend working! 

Hours:  08.45am - 17.30pm.

A friendly Independent practice located in West Somerset that have served our patients for many years, offering an exceptional quality eye care service.

In return, you will have the opportunity to work in a relaxed professionally run practice running 30 minute appointments with fully qualified Dispensing Opticians, a very competitive salary and a change of lifestyle, living in the wonderful Somerset countryside next to Exmoor National Park.

If you have excellent communication skills and commercially aware, then please call 07794366472 for a chat or send your CV to: dan@exmooreyecare.co.uk.

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