Clinical Optometrist 0.4 FTE

Anglia Ruskin University
February 19, 2024
Offerd Salary:£37,099
Working address:N/A
Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Part time
Working type:N/A
Ref info:N/A

Job Category


Vacancy Type


Employment Type

Part time

Salary From

£37,099 p.a pro rata

Salary To

£42,978 p.a pro rata



Faculty/Prof Service

Faculty of Science & Engineering

Ref No


Closing Date



  • Job Description Person Specification (PDF, 88.4kb)
  • About ARU:

    ARU is a global university transforming lives through innovative, inclusive and entrepreneurial education and research. ARU holds a Gold award for the quality of its education, awarded through the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). ARU's research institutes and four faculties bridge scientific, technical and creative fields. We deliver impactful research which tackles pressing issues and makes a real difference to our communities. Our academic excellence has been recognised by the UK's Higher Education funding bodies, with 16 of our research areas assessed as world leading. We are the largest provider of Nursing, Midwifery, Health and Social Care students in the East of England, and we are also among the UK's leading universities for degree apprenticeship provision, working with hundreds of employers across the UK.

    About the Role:

    Our University Eye Clinic is a facility for the teaching of Optometry students, as well as for providing specialist vision testing and clinical care directly to the community. We seek to appoint an Optometrist to provide clinical supervision for our students and to provide eye care outside the teaching trimesters.

    With a degree in Optometry and General Optical Council (GOC) registration as an Optometrist, you'll have an interest and experience in student supervision as well as provision of general and specialised clinics as required. You will have excellent communication skill and will have the ability to meet deadlines, sometimes under pressure. You'll show a willingness to contribute to the collective life of the Faculty.

    You will need to be available to work two days out of Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.

    Informal enquiries to Mr Neil Guest, Clinic Manager – [email protected]

    For further information about the School please visit our website: https: //

    Find out more about working with us.

    We have an agile working culture and offer an extensive range of benefits including generous holiday entitlement, occupational pension schemes, training and development opportunities, travel to work scheme and a competitive relocation package. Visit our benefits page for full details.

    We are committed to safeguarding and promoting welfare of our staff and students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants should be aware that ARU will carry out online searches as part of the due diligence on short listed candidates.

    We value diversity at ARU and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

    We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

    This role does not qualify for visa sponsorship under the point-based system and is therefore only open to applicants with the right to work in the UK.

    Committed to being inclusive and open to discuss flexible working.

    We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.

    Guidance Notes:

    For a list of key requirements, please download the Job Description and Person Specification above. To apply for this role please demonstrate how your skills and experience match the criteria in the person specification.

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