Optometrist, Kings Hill Opticians, Kent

About the practice

We are an independent practice, and the practice is based in Kent, Kings Hill near Maidstone. We have been established for over 20 years with state-of-the-art equipment like the latest Heidelberg Engineering 4D OCT Scans & Zeiss Claris 500, Goldmann pressure check and Corneal Topographer. All pre screening is done before patient is seen by the Optometrist.

About the role

We are seeking an enthusiastic, clinically minded and team-oriented optometrist to join our Kings Hill practice on a full or part-time basis (2-5 days per week, including alternate Saturdays). As an experienced optometrist, you'll be a key member of our dynamic and dedicated team. With 45 minute testing and state-of-the-art equipment, including Visual Fields, OCT, Claris 500 you'll have the resources you need to provide exceptional care. Ideally, you will have an interest in developing ongoing training and mentoring to help develop practice operations and processes. If you're a GOC-registered optometrist with a passion for premium clinical services we want to hear from you. 

Specialist services: 

  • Dry eye, complex contact lenses & children’s clinics 
  • State-of-the-art equipment including OCT & digital dispensing 
  • Luxury dispensing including an amazing collection of luxury eyewear 

Benefits include:

  • Base salary of £65,000 to £70,000, pro-rate - Depending on experience & qualifications 
  • Professional fees paid (pro-rate) 
  • 45 minute testing with hospital-grade equipment - including OCT 
  • CPD Support 
  • The freedom to introduce work in areas of clinical specialism that interest you 
  • 35 days paid holidays (pro-rate) 


  • Must be a GOC-registered Optometrist 
  • Hospital experience is preferred 
  • IP qualification would be beneficial

Contact details

Practice address: Kings Hill Opticians Ltd, 2 Liberty Square, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent ME19 4AU.

Satvinder Shoker
Closing date for application
30 September 2024
01732 875544
How to apply
Please email the address above or call for more information.

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