Title:  Optometrist - Great Dunmow, Essex

Job Family:  Clinical
Category:  Optometrist
Contract Type:  Permanent
Full time/part time:  Full time or Part time

Position: Optometrist
Location: Great Dunmow, Essex
Salary: From £60,000+ (depending on experience) + £5000 joining bonus paid after successful completion of probation (terms apply) + lucrative bonus scheme on top of your basic salary 
Working hours: Full Time or Part Time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist

Specsavers in Great Dunmow are looking for a new Optometrist. On the back of substantial and on-going growth, we’re seeking an Optometrist to join our dynamic team at Specsavers in Great Dunmow. Be part of our continued success at one of the leading opticians in this fantastic area.


With a focus on flexibility, we are open to full-time and part-time applicants and will consider any working pattern to suit you. So, whether you need condensed hours, alternate weekends or early finishes, we’re open to making it work – but let’s talk about that later.


What’s on Offer?

  • Outstanding annual salary based on experience, starting from £60k 
  • £5000 joining bonus paid after successful completion of probation (terms apply)
  • Bonus scheme available equalling to approx. £200-£300 per month on top of your basic salary 
  • Generous holiday allowance of 33 days
  • GOC and College fees paid for
  • Pension contribution
  • Support with CPD
  • Exceptional clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Access to cutting-edge clinical technology including OCT
  • Free parking nearby (10 min walk)
  • Specsavers in Great Dunmow is a new store, only 1 year old with the newest equipment in store
  • WeCare- WeCare looks after your wellbeing with a 24/7 UK-based online GP, mental health counselling, a get fit programme, legal and financial guidance, plus much more. Using your phone, tablet or desktop, you and your family have 24/7 access to thousands of experts, all from the comfort of your own home.
  • Annual subscription to the “Headspace” app


About Great Dunmow

Great Dunmow is a great place to live for several reasons, making it an attractive destination for residents. Here are some key factors contributing to its appeal:


Rural Charm: Great Dunmow is a market town surrounded by picturesque countryside. It offers a rural and scenic environment, which can be very attractive to those who enjoy a quieter, more peaceful way of life away from the hustle and bustle of city living.

Historic Character: Great Dunmow has a rich history, and its historic buildings and architecture give it a unique character. For history enthusiasts or those who appreciate charming, old-world surroundings.

Transport Links: While it maintains a rural feel, Great Dunmow is well-connected to larger towns and cities like Chelmsford and London. It has good transport links, including access to major road networks and a nearby train station.

Recreational Opportunities: There are various recreational opportunities in and around Great Dunmow. The town offers parks, sports clubs, and leisure facilities.

Local Amenities: Great Dunmow has a selection of shops, restaurants, and pubs, providing residents with essential amenities and opportunities for socializing.


What we’re looking for

Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, the right person for this position will be confident, possess a strong worth ethic and a willingness to succeed. You’ll be passionate about your job and enjoy a fast-paced environment. We are looking for an Optometrist who will go the extra mile for our customers and someone who encourages their colleagues to do the same. In summary, we’re looking for a high calibre resident Optometrist to join us and assist in driving this excellent practice forward.


Find out more

For more information or to apply, please contact Connie Fazackerley at Specsavers Recruitment Service on 07526508358 or connie.fazackerley@specsavers.com .