Optometrist, Specsavers, St. Ives, Cambridge

About the practice

Specsavers St. Ives is a brand-new relocated practice with new, state of the art testing equipment. Located in a small, picturesque market town in Cambridgeshire, within 20 minutes' drive from Cambridge linked by the guided busway and the improved A14, supported by an excellent clinical and support team.

Due to recent expansion and relocation, we are looking for a motivated and passionate Optometrist to join our talented team at Specsavers St.Ives. We are a brand-new practice with all the latest state of the art equipment including electronic phoropters, OCT, TonoRef, Eye refract, Slit Lamps both Zeiss & Haag Streit, I care, Zeiss FDT and the list goes on. We also take part in a number of local pathways including pre and post cataract assessments as well Enhanced Optical Services (EOS). 

St. Ives is an affluent, scenic Cambridgeshire market town, listed as the most beautiful Cambridgeshire town to move to in 2022, and ranked as the most beautiful in Cambridgeshire year after year. Rolling fields and flat green fields, open spaces and the river Ouse running through, the town is famous for its walking trails. 

We also have a strong history and culture of developing our own professionals, so you’ll be supported by a strong clinical and retail team and also have the opportunity to help supervise our Pre-Reg OO’s, DO’s & CLO’s if you wish. 

What’s on offer? 

  • A fantastic annual salary of up to £50k to £60k pro rata
  • Lucrative monthly bonus scheme
  • Free parking provided by the store, at the Store.
  • Excellent holiday allowance
  • GOC and College fee paid
  • Medical and dental package & Perks Plus package
  • Earn CPD points with free PAC Career progression opportunities

Our optometrists deliver excellent eye care and give advice that meets the individual needs of our patients. To help them achieve this our practices are equipped with the latest equipment, so that they can provide the very best clinical care. Our wider teams include DO’s and CLO’s so that the Optometrists can focus on doing what they do best. Come and be part of a team focussed on providing excellent care to our customers. 

Contact details

Practice address: Specsavers Opticians, 23 Crown Street, St. Ives, PE27 5AB.

Felix Chitanda
Closing date for application
31 December 2022
How to apply
For more information, please call Felix on the number provided. To apply, please send your CV to the email address provided.

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