Bethany Dixon is a final year veterinary student at Liverpool University. Bethany has just embarked on her student exchange programme and has written to tell us all about her first week, settling in and getting to grips with vet student life in Oslo!
As a newly qualified optometrist your employers are looking for you to be a rounded member of their team. Employers look for someone who they can trust to deliver excellent patient care, be a dynamic member of their team and be commercially aware and willing to learn. These are all areas that you need to be able to demonstrate your experience in.
Interviews are nerve wracking and as a newly qualified GP chances are your next interview will be for a role you really, really want so the pressure is on to show off your skills, knowledge and experience.
Jason Searle, experienced and dedicated optometrist shares his thoughts on which route to take as a newly qualified optometrist.
Stress is defined as a ‘state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or demanding circumstances.’