Job Description

207166325
£250 - £275/hour
09-Jan-2018
 

Optometrist required for NHS Trust | Liverpool | Locum (on-going contr

Job Introduction
Are you a qualified Optometrist searching for your next big career step? Your World Healthcare is currently looking for a Band 7 Optometrist to join a thriving Hospital in Liverpool. You will want to work with paediatric patients, along with a passion for contact lenses. Having previous NHS experience would be a bonus, however not required.Job Description
As part of the dynamic Optometry Team, you will be in charge of prescribing, fitting and supplying glasses and contact lenses. You will understand how to use multiple precision instruments in order to measure and test optical abnormalities.
Part of your daily duties will include providing a diagnosis of issues with sight and advising clients on how you can improve their quality of life. You must also understand when a client should be referred to an ophthalmologist.
In addition, you will be working closely with an experienced team of Paediatric Specialist Orthoptists, liaising with paediatric appointments and contact lens queries.
Requirements:• GOC registration
• OPL number
• NHS experience desirableYour World Healthcare | Optometry | Locum & Employed
With over a decade placing only the finest healthcare staff into positions throughout the NHS and private sector, Your World Healthcare is a leading supplier of healthcare professionals in the UK. Not quite the job you're looking for? Our specialist Optometry Team sources hundreds of high calibre Optometry roles throughout the UK.
We supply to 280 NHS Trusts and CCGS, and 338 private healthcare organisations within the UK. Last year, Your World provided our candidates with over 3 million hours of work