Optometrist, The Bradbury Centre For Sight, Gateshead

About the role

As an optometrist working for the Gateshead Integrated Low Vision Service assessing people with visual impairment, successful candidates will work as part of a Vision and Hearing Support team delivering a quality support service.

The optometrist's role is to provide quality low vision assessments and dispense a range of low vision equipment to the patients as required. We are recruiting locum optometrists to cover for a minimum of two clinics per month. This may be fulfilled by one or more optometrists on a consultancy basis. Clinic times are minimum of 4 hours between 9am - 5pm. But a flexible approach to these can be discussed with the suitable candidate.

Pay is in line with the NHS agenda for change, Band 7.

For an informal discussion or more information please contact Stephanie Cairns on 07949 790004 or stephanie.cairns@visionandhearingsupport.org.uk

Contact details

Practice address: Low Vision, The Bradbury Centre For Sight, Unit 2B, Stonehills Business Complex, Shields Road, Pelaw, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE10 0HW.

Closing date for application
30 January 2022
How to apply
To apply, please email your CV and covering letter.

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