Optometrist: Visa sponsorship


Full job description

Position: Optometrist

Location: Rhyl, Denbighshire

Salary: Up to £70,000 depending on experience + up to £10,000 Golden Hello

Working hours: Full or part-time working patterns available. No late nights or Sunday working.

Experience level: Open to both newly qualified and experienced Optometrists who are registered with the GOC

Specsavers, in the seaside town of Rhyl, are looking for a new Optometrist. On the back of substantial and on-going growth, we’re seeking a forward-thinking Optometrist to join our dynamic team at Specsavers in Rhyl. Be part of our continued success at one of the leading opticians in this fantastic area.

What’s on offer?

  • An annual salary of up to £70,000 depending on experience and pre-reg supervision required
  • Up to £10,000 joining bonus paid after successful completion of probation (terms apply)
  • Full or part-time working patterns available for excellent work / life balance
  • 5pm finish. No late nights
  • No Sunday working
  • Tier 2 sponsorship available for candidates who are fully registered as an Optometrist on the GOC
  • Holiday allowance of 33 days per year, including bank holidays
  • GOC fees paid for
  • Private medical and dental
  • Death in service
  • Pension contribution
  • Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT
  • Modern environment after re-fit in 2019

With a focus on flexibility, we are open to full-time and part-time applicants and will consider any working pattern to suit you.

We’re fully equipped with 5 test rooms, the latest clinical technology (including OCT), and a team of 25 – which includes fully trained optical assistants, so everything is in place to let you focus on what you do best.

What we’re looking for

Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, we are searching for someone who shares our store’s ethos. Someone who wants to grow, develop and offer exceptional customer care along the way. We want a practitioner who prides themselves on their clinical judgment, that isn’t afraid of a hands-on approach and who is keen to get involved and build rapport with the rest of the team. In summary, we’re looking for a skilled resident Optometrist to join us, be part of the team and assist in driving our practice forward.


A fresh new look railway station and Bus Terminus, at the heart of Rhyl’s Promenade, awaits your arrival. Manchester and Liverpool Airports are both only a short distance away whilst the super ferries from Ireland connect with Holyhead with direct rail links to the resorts.

The A55 North Wales Expressway runs from Cheshire to Holyhead, with direct links to the M56 – M6 motorway network. Rhyl is under 5 miles from the A55.

6-miles of beautiful, clean beaches join the two resorts of Rhyl and Prestatyn.

Find out more

Interested? To find out more contact Emma Johnston: emma.johnston@specsavers.com 01566 770125

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