Optometrist, Duncan & Todd Opticians & Hearing Care, Peterhead

Optometrist Scotland Full-time Permanent Apply by 18 August 2022

About the role

Duncan & Todd Group is one of the leading optical and hearing care providers based in Scotland. In operation for over 40 years, our brands include: Duncan and Todd, 2020, Douglas Dickie, JM Macdonald, James Hughes, Browns, IC Andrew, and Smart Employee Eyecare. Celebrating 50 years our Peterhead practice was the first Duncan & Todd to open back in 1972. The practice has recently been refurbished and now boasts 3 test rooms so we can offer more appointments and more frame choice. Peterhead is a busy town centre and the practice is supported by experienced staff members and also offers OCT scanning.

We are currently recruiting for an Optometrist to join our Peterhead practice on a full time basis working 37.5 hours per week over 5 days from Monday - Friday with one Saturday per month. We are also open to considering part time applications. If you are looking for an opportunity to progress your Optometry career and have real ownership over how you practice Optometry, then this could be a great opportunity for you. You will be highly organised with an aptitude for balancing both the clinical and commercial aspects of the Optometrist's role in practice and also be keen to work with the Practice Managers and Practice Team to grow and build on the practice's existing success. 

As a Company, the D&T Group offer: 

  • Competitive Salary 
  • 30-40 minute testing times 
  • Performance based practice bonus 
  • Up to date designer frames 
  • High quality Scottish made lenses in our Caledonian Optical Laboratory 
  • Flexible working hours with minimal late nights and weekends 
  • 2 x 100% off discount vouchers for spectacles, sunglasses or annual supply of contact lenses per calendar year + generous discounts for family and friends 
  • GOC registration and FODO cover paid 
  • 34 days annual leave inclusive of public holidays 
  • Access to high street discounts and other benefits through the Company employee benefits portal 
  • Career advancement opportunities 
  • Being part of a company that cares 

The ideal candidate for this position will be someone who is passionate about Optometry, really cares for their patients and wishes to endeavour to provide the highest level of primary care.

Contact details

Practice address: Duncan & Todd Opticians & Hearing Care, 15 Marischal St, Peterhead, AB42 1BS.

Closing date for application
18 August 2022
01224 259018
How to apply
Email your CV and cover letter, detailing the position and location you are applying for.

Please mention that you saw the advert on The College of Optometrists' website.