Optometrist, Wigram & Ware, Norfolk

Optometrist Eastern Apply by 31 January 2023

About the practice

Wigram & Ware, established in 1920, consists of two practices in King’s Lynn & Dersingham, Norfolk. With a rich heritage the practices have a fantastic local reputation for first-class eyecare and patient service. The current team at Wigram & Ware are all fully qualified and have worked to establish a loyal patient base at each practice, driven by their desire to exceed the expectations of individual patients and their families. To support these efforts, Wigram & Ware has also remained committed to developing their people, providing regular staff training and consistently investing in the latest modern technology. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a genuinely passionate team.  

About the role

We are looking for a full-time colleague who is able to work 1 in 3 Saturdays or less. We are closed all Sundays and Bank Holiday. The role will be based across both the Kings Lynn and Dersingham practices to give the variety of both areas. Your rota will be provided 6 weeks in advance to give you plenty of time to plan and there is free parking at both locations.  As an independent practice, you will be given longer testing times and the latest technology to help you provide a first-class clinical service to patients, including:   

  • Optomap 
  • OCT 
  • i-care tonometers 
  • 40-45 minutes testing times 

Our ideal candidate will be: Clinically minded and patient-focused, ideally with an interest in contact lenses Able to connect to patients of all ages A great team player, but also able to follow their own initiative and work autonomously  Happy to have the challenge of more complex patients; we see many patients who are referred by local ophthalmologists, and/or have complex visual needs. 

As a practice supported by Hakim Group, working here means that you’ll gain access to a national community of independent clinicians, as well as a few added extras! 

  • Your Birthday Off Work 
  • No Sunday working 
  • Free & Regular CPD Courses 
  • Access to SimplyHealth (claim cashback on healthcare purchases) 
  • Retail Discounts 
  • Cycle to Work Scheme 
Practice address:

Wigram & Ware Ltd 8 Blackfriars Street King's Lynn PE30 1NN & 4 Jubilee Court Dersingham PE31 6HH

Contact details

Linda Vernon-Wood
Closing date for application
31 January 2023
How to apply
Please contact Linda Vernon-Wood in the first instance for an informal chat at the email address above.