Title:  Optometrist - Peterborough (Serpentine Green)

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

Store - Serpentine Green, Peterborough
Position – Optometrist   
Salary: Annual salary of up to £60,000 plus bonus - OTE up to £70k + £10k welcome bonus!
Working hours: Full Time or Part Time
Experience level: You must be a GOC registered Optometrist

We are passionate about your clinical development as an optical professional and we are committed to supporting you on extra courses and specialisms that interest you. Whatever your ambitions, from WOPEC qualifications and Independent Prescribing to Paediatric Accreditations and Enhanced Optical Services, we’ll do everything we can to help you be the best clinician you can be. 


Our Serpentine Green store: 
Our amazing store has 7 testing rooms including a dedicated hearcare room and all the most up to date equipment, including OCT and phoropters. We also had a relocation 2 year ago giving our store a new and fresh feel! We have a very close-knit and experienced team in place which offer a fantastic support structure. Our 5 strong management team has over 60 years optical experience between them! We also have an amazing team of 6 DO’s and a CLO to look after contact lens check-ups. Our directors are also keen on progression and would love to offer further development including Medical Retina, IP, and Glaucoma. 13 team members have gone on to become Store Directors/Partners.


The Role in a Nutshell

•    Excellent annual salary of up to £60,000 
•    Lucrative monthly bonus scheme based on clinic sales where you can earn an additional £10,000 
•    Generous holiday allowance of 33 days
•    Private health and dental cover 
•    GOC & College fees paid for  
•    Fun, family feel in store
•    The store has won Specsavers & local awards 
•    Pension contribution  
•    All the latest technology including Phoropters 
•    Direct trains to Leicester (55 mins) and London (43 mins) 
•    Exceptional clinical and professional development opportunities - 12 Directors have come from the store and most recently 2x members of the team have completed the Medical Retina course
•    Parking close by to the store 


Our city 
The store is located on the outskirts of the city centre and is positioned within a vibrant developeing shopping centre. The store is located just off the A1 and close to the A47 and is within an hour’s drive of Leicester, Kettering, Cambridge, and Northampton. As an Optometrist in serpentine Green, your client base comes with great variety, range, and plenty of familiar faces of course. In this large, fast-paced store there is never a dull moment.   

Join our team as an Optometrist at Serpentine Green Specsavers, where we recognise that our people are critical to our past and future success. Here, we do everything we can to make sure our team get the experience and career they’re looking for; from market-leading training and access to cutting-edge technology to a personal development plan built around you.   


What we’re looking for 
You’ll need to be a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist with drive, passion, and the ability to help this growing practice continue to build on its customer-focused culture. To be part of our team, you’ll need to provide that unique blend of customer care and professional excellence – which will make a big impact on the store’s overall success. You’ll need to demonstrate good attention to detail along with a passion for the community. Teamwork also forms a big part of our culture, so the ability to work well with other people is essential. To summarise, we want someone who believes what we believe: in putting the patient first. 


Find out more

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