Full-Time Optometrist - Wolfville, NS

Company Information:

Company Name: Dr. Tim Winslade Corporation

Business Address: 4 Central Avenue, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, B4P 2A6

Opportunity Title: Optometrist

The Opportunity:

Our clinic in Wolfville, Nova Scotia is expanding! If you’re a new or experienced OD looking for a full-time opportunity 4 days per week, now’s your chance to join a well-established practice with a supportive and well-experienced team.

We offer a fun and professional work environment, competitive wage based on experience, and excellent career growth.

Our fully equipped clinic on Central Avenue has a well-stocked, busy dispensary with well trained pretesting staff, and modern technologies including; Optomap OCT and Humphrey VF Analyzer.

Job Duties:

- Conduct eye exams using optometric equipment and general diagnostic interpretation.
- Diagnose and treat ocular disease.
- Prescribe, fit, and adjust eyeglasses, contact lenses, and other vision aids.
- Recommend appropriate patient follow-up and care options.
- Answer questions and provide advice to patients regarding vision and optical issues.
- Deliver outstanding patient service through all patient interactions.
- Work collaboratively with staff and assist in the development of the team and community

Skill Requirements:

- Above all having patient care as a priority
- Applied understanding of general principles of optometry and best practices for the diagnosis and treatment of eye-related disorders and conditions
- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to relate to patients of diverse backgrounds
- Ability to maintain patient confidentiality
- General computer proficiency
- Willing to relocate
- Ability to supervise 1 to 2 people

Education and Experience Requirements:

- Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree from an accredited optometry program
- A four to five year university program in optometry
- Active provincial optometry license
- Liability insurance
- Three year university undergraduate studies in science

Wage:

- $86,115.00/year

Education:

- Doctor of Optometry (“including foreign-trained optometrists who have fulfilled Canadian board examination and licensing requirements”)

Work Experience:

- Completed all internship requirements to be accredited in Canada

Employment Term:

- Permanent employment
- Job Start Date: As soon as possible
- Fixed 40 hours per Week

The Location:

Located just one hour from Halifax, in the beautiful Annapolis Valley, Wolfville is a popular tourist destination for many reasons. Perched at the edge of the awe-inspiring Bay of Fundy and surrounded by farms, vineyards, and fields, Wolfville mixes the wildness and abundance of nature with a surprisingly hip small-town feel. Home to Acadia University, Wolfville is widely recognized as one of the most attractive and progressive towns in Atlantic Canada.

About FYi:

We started as a group of 30 Optometrists in 2008 and have grown to 500 Optometrists across Canada in just 12 years. Today, as Canada’s fastest-growing Doctor Owned eye care provider and winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for 2020, FYidoctors team includes respected leaders from provincial and national associations who are dedicated to the values long associated with Optometry.

How to Apply:

Please apply for this opportunity through our OD career website found here: https://recruiting.ultipro.ca/FYI5000FYID/JobBoard/3d8debde-b43d-451a-9…

Contact Information:

For more information about this opportunity please reach out to Michel Breton at Michel.breton@fyidoctors.com or 604-442-9932

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Dr. Tim Winslade Corporation
4 Central Avenue
Wolfville NS B4P 2A6
Canada