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Why We Love the Isle of Wight - great optometrist job waiting for you!

.....And if you’re an optometrist looking for a new job there is a great opportunity waiting for you!

The Isle of Wight is a fantastic place to live and work. It has loads to offer both families and young people who are looking for a new challenge and a different way of life.  

Activities and things to do.

If you’re keen on outdoor activities there is no better place to live. Yearly events include the Cowes Festival in August, an 8 day sailing regatta attracting over 1000 boats every year and The Walking Festival in May, including the 72 mile 24 hours round the island walk!

The island, nicknamed “The Festival Island”, hosts 2 of the best music festivals of the calendar. “Bestival” is an alternative festival with some of the best dance music, firework displays and mind body and soul retreats. The “Isle of Wight Festival” attracts some of the biggest bands ion the Industry including Blur and Fleetwood Mac for 2015! 

If you like the beach life then this is the Island for you. It can offer over 57 miles of coastline with 14 award winning beaches and they offer something for everyone, from rugged cliffs to sandy beaches perfect for building sandcastles.

Transport links

There are great transport links to mainland UK. It’s a quick 10 minute hovercraft ride to Portsmouth from where you can reach anywhere in the UK with London being only 1 ½ hours by train.


If you have a family, there are over 40 schools for children aged 4-11 and 9 schools for children aged 11-19 for you to consider.  Please look on the Isle of Wight council website for more info 

We have a once in a lifetime, fantastic opportunity for a qualified Optometrist to work on the Isle of Wight.  You would work at in a well -respected brand new state of the art practice and be part of the current happy, friendly and highly-skilled team.

Click here to get in touch and request more details about this role…The Island is waiting for you!

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