Pre-Registration Optometrists – Application

The vacancy for 2021/22 is now closed.

We look for applicants who are committed to developing the clinical skills and abilities required to progress through the pre-registration year and successfully pass the OSCE. It is essential that our Pre-registration Optometrists are enthusiastic and motivated to provide the highest standard of care and service to our customers and be focused on their personal responsibility to succeed.

As part of the Scrivens pre-registration year you will be provided with:

Your own consulting room and access to a full range of equipment

A full program of courses and tutorials to cover all aspects of the OSCEs including a mock exam

Ongoing support from your Supervisor, Branch Manager and Head Office staff members

The pre-registration year at Scrivens is busy and varied and normally involves:

  • Spending three days a week in the practice examining eyes and dispensing
  • One day supervised contact lens fitting
  • Work experience at a local hospital

The pre-registration year at Scrivens is all about helping you to develop your skills as a professional Optometrist giving you a solid foundation on which to build your future career. By becoming a key member of your branch team and working closely with your Supervisor and Branch Manager, you will rapidly develop your communication and interpersonal skills. Although your pre-registration time with Scrivens will be demanding, we will work with you to make it both rewarding and enjoyable.