Optometrist

An incredible new job opportunity has arisen for a committed Optometrist to work in an amazing surgery based in the Cork, Ireland area.

You will be working for one of Ireland's leading laser eye surgery specialists



This is one of UK and Ireland's number one provider of laser eye surgery and private lens surgery





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*To be considered for this position you must be qualified and a GOC registered Optometrist

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As an Optometrist your key responsibilities include:



  • Conducting pre- and post-operative assessment on patients attending after referral for cataract surgery

  • Conducting pre-op assessment on those patients referred for Laser YAG capsulotomy

  • Obtaining informed consent in a professional and ethical manner

  • Take part in the hospital “on call” and weekend rota

  • Ensuring your clinical area is prepared; ensuring all equipment is checked and ready for use; restoring your clinical area to order at the end of a clinic

  • Undertake intermediate life support (ILS) training

  • Work alongside the diagnostic team in the day to day running of clinics

  • Undertake the role of discharge person when required



The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:



  • Able to demonstrate strong clinical practice

  • Excellent communications skills both Verbal and Non-Verbal

  • Sensitivity towards others

  • Calm and composed temperament

  • Adaptable

  • Innovative and looking to continuously improve

  • Strong team player with a supportive nature



The successful Optometrist will receive an excellent Competitive Salary.

This exciting position is a Full Time role working through Days.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:



  • A market leading salary with the possibility of a relocation package

  • Salary enhancement through our Performance Pay scheme

  • 33 days annual leave per year, increasing with length of service

  • Pension Scheme

  • Private Healthcare

  • Paid Professional Fees

  • Indemnity Coverage

  • Independent Prescribing Sponsorship and Placement Assistance

  • Access to CET courses

  • Complimentary Laser Eye Surgery and Intraocular Lens surgery

  • Generous Friends and Family Discount scheme



Reference ID: 5759


To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV




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