Optometrist, Specsavers, Teignmouth

About the role

Teignmouth is a charming Devon coastal town, with long sandy beaches, surrounded beautiful countryside and on a clear day, you can enjoy impressive, unspoilt views over the water to Dorset. Teignmouth is extremely accessible and is less than 30 minutes, by car, from the city of Exeter. Located on the main South West train line, you will be able to travel easily in the direction of either London or Cornwall, on one of the most spectacular coastal train routes in the country!

We're looking for an optometrist, with vision and purpose, to join Specsavers in Teignmouth. Become part of something brilliant. We will provide you with a friendly, supportive environment; we want you to enjoy coming to work and for you to deliver a really memorable customer journey. 

What you'll be doing day to day: 

  • Using your leadership skills and passion for your patients to inspire your colleagues to deliver a really memorable customer journey
  • Bringing your vibrant personality into the day to day running of the practice setting high standards to ensure everything runs professionally, upholding the highest possible standard of clinical care
  • Building trusted, longstanding relationships not only with colleagues and customers but with healthcare professionals in the local community
  • Listening to our customers providing the right, up to date information at all times
  • Selecting the best products for each customer
  • Undertaking Pre-Reg Supervision, ensuring our future optometrists feel supported, nurtured, valued and trusted

What's on offer? 

  • A basic salary of up to 65,000 (depending on experience)
  • Flexible working options and benefits
  • A strong performance-based bonus scheme
  • Holiday allowance of 33 days per year
  • Private health and dental cover
  • Pension contribution
  • Professional fees covered by the store + professional development conferences paid for
  • Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities, including ILM and Pathway
  • Clinical advancement opportunities e.g. Professional Certificate in Glaucoma or Professional Certificate in Medical Retina
  • Support with CPD
  • Access to the very latest technology, including OCT

Contact details

Practice address: Specsavers Opticians, 4 Bank Street, Teignmouth, Devon, TQ14 8AL.

Closing date for application
6 December 2022
How to apply
Please send your CV and cover letter to the address provided.

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