Optometrist Joint Venture Partner

Posted Date 11 months ago(31/07/2023 09:03)
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What’s in it for you?

Oakwood Eyecare are looking for an ambitious optometrist and are keen to talk to someone who is looking for partnership within a couple of years. Within easy travelling distance of Derby; our practices (which also include Alvaston Opticians and Kimberley Opticians) pride themselves on offering the very best in patient care. As existing partners we want to mentor and support the incoming staff member to be successful and thrive as an owner.


The ethos is putting the customer first, we offer 40 minute tests times to meet our target of exceeding  patient expectations and build loyalty within our local communities.


This position is perfect for an Optometrist looking to go beyond refracting and offer an Optical experience only found in an independent practice. There is great variety of work on offer which includes extended eye examinations, Optomap/OCT, MECS/CUES, contact lens work, myopia management (including Orthokeratology), glaucoma referral refinement, pre and post-cataract exams and coloured overlay/colorimetry assessments. Full training will be given in any areas you are unfamiliar with.


All 3 branches use the Optix Practice Management system of paperless records, which is intuitive and easy to pick up. The test rooms are large and air-conditioned to provide a comfortable environment to work in. The existing Optometrist partners have the drive to make work stimulating and rewarding. The businesses are growing which creates stability of employment.

You will also receive:

As an Optometrist within our practices your benefits will include;

    • No Sunday or bank holiday working
    • Free & regular CPD courses
    • Simply Health scheme
    • Staff Wellness platform offering discounts on numerous high street retailers
    • GOC, BCO, FODO professional indemnity cover paid
    • Free parking outside each practice

About the Role

Across the 3 locations there is an Optomap, 2 OCT’s, a Topographer, a Colorimeter and each practice uses I-Care tonometry and Thomson Test charts.  All pre-screening is done by fully trained staff. The practices are also well-staffed with DO’s and OA’s plus other support staff covering contact lens plans and admin.


Salary negotiable depending on experience. If this interests you or someone you know, please contact Liz on 07976284337  (liz@oakwoodeyecare.com) or Tom 07976 278064 (tom@oakwoodeyecare.com) for an informal chat and chance to visit the practices.

What's Next?

Alternatively click apply below and we will ensure you are contacted as soon as possible by one of our team.

Salary - Max

GBP £55,000.00

Salary - Min

GBP £50,000.00


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