Based within easy travelling distance of Derby; Oakwood Eyecare, Alvaston Opticians and Kimberley Opticians pride themselves on offering the best patient care.
Their ethos is putting the customer first and therefore there are no sales targets. Patient satisfaction and loyalty have built the businesses whose goal is to exceed expectations.
Across the 3 branches there is an Optomap, 2 OCT’s, a topographer, a colorimeter and each practice has an I Care tonometer and Thomson Test charts; plus, support staff to make each clinic run smoothly and efficiently.
History and symptoms are taken on booking, all pre-screening is done and optoms are given longer than average test times, to enable them to provide great customer care. The practices are well-staffed with DO’s and OA’s plus other support staff covering contact lens plans and admin.
There is a great variety of work which includes: extended eye examinations, MECS/CUES, contact lens work, myopia management (including Orthokeratology), referral refinement and coloured overlay/colorimetry assessments.
All 3 branches use the Optix Practice Management system of paperless records, which is easy to pick up and allows for great continuity and security. The test rooms are a good size and airconditioned to provide a nice environment.
The optometrist partners have the drive to make work interesting and rewarding. There is also the opportunity to progress to become an Independent Prescriber and potential partnership in the medium term for the right candidate.
Benefits include GOC, BCO, professional indemnity cover, WPA health scheme, a work life balance ethos, and access to a savings platform. The businesses are also growing, creating stability for employment.
They are looking for an optometrist (ideally full-time) to work across the 3 branches. If this interests you or someone you know, please contact Aadil Ahmad on 07958 349 226 or