Career guidance

Practical guidance and information for optometrists taking a career break or practicing as a locum.

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3 Aug 2017 Guidance

Taking a career break - guide

A guide to planning a career break from practice

3 Aug 2017 Guidance

Working as a locum - guide

A guide for a successful career as a locum optometrist


Useful forms

Signed order form

We have produced the template to help you if you wish the patient to purchase some prescription only medicines (POMs) from the pharmacy.

Locum referral form

We have produced a template form for you to use if you wish to refer a patient to the resident optometrist.