****** Locum or Resident Optometrist opportunities available in Newcastle & Stansted locations*****
Great earning potential and rewarding role for experienced Optometrists that can offer regular weekly days or block bookings commuting to either Newcastle or Stansted. Are you an experienced Optometrist looking for something different from practice, or perhaps you have domiciliary experience and want to find out what it’s like working for a business that is truly focused on best outcomes for patients and ethical prescribing?
As an Optometrist with Visioncall your role is very different from the norm. You will have clinical freedom and the variation of getting out and about visiting patients mainly within care home environments. With no evening or weekend working, you will be accompanied by an experienced Dispensing Optician/Optical Assistant who not only does the driving for you but will support you throughout your clinics, meaning less paper work allowing you to focus on the sight test and patient.
We are a small niche business, employing around 250 people, that was founded upon values of delivering a great service and the improvement of patients’ lives we are looking for professional and patient focused Optometrists who shares our values and want to make a real difference. We offer a supportive and caring work environment with a great people first culture, training and real flexibility offering full time, part time or locum block bookings.
In return we offer:
• Competitive salary package
• Locum block bookings or regular days
• No evenings of weekends – full or part time days available
• Competitive bonus
• 33 days holiday
• Contributory pension scheme
• GOC fees covered annually
• Professional indemnity insurance
• In-house CET & extra specialist domiciliary training
Interested, we’d love to hear from you. We also offer the opportunity to join our clinical teams for a shadow day where you are given a real in-sight into what we do. Plus, we’ll pay you £220 for the day!
For an informal chat to find out more please contact Lyndsay Johnston on 07795 592096
Our Mission & Purpose
At Visioncall we passionately believe that by improving levels of sight we can transform the lives of our patients by enabling them to see the world better. It’s a big idea and it’s the beating heart of everything we do. Everyone has a fundamental right to sight, this most essential of human senses as fully as possible. This purpose has been at the core of what Visioncall do for over twenty years. We are the leading home eye care company and consider ourselves fortunate to work in partnership with some of the biggest and brightest care home groups across the UK. We have over 7000 Care Home Partners and look after around 150,000 elderly and vulnerable adults. We are a small niche business and employ just over 200 people, throughout the UK.
The customer is at the heart of everything we do at Visioncall and we have a culture which empowers all of our people to deliver excellent service every time. We have a number of key qualities which are central to the way we communicate with each other and our customers; respect, empathy, honesty and integrity and when things go well, we put a real emphasis on recognising and celebrating our achievements. Work-life balance is high on our agenda, and we encourage our people with the opportunity of flexible working conditions
What do mean when we talk about our Values.
Working hard and having fun is a great starting point. But we also want people to Respect and Discover each other and work together to get the best results, adapting to any changing priorities.
You will have the ability to act with Integrity and Transparency when communicating with Colleagues. You will need to have a strong desire to; Learn, Innovate and the motivation for Continuous Improvement to do things better.
These values are important to us because our way of working is less structured than that of many other organisations, we don’t just want to fill jobs, we want to partner with people and we want to recruit unique individuals who share these key values.