Examine the eyes to detect vision problems, injury, diseases and problems with general health. Can work in hospitals, health centres or in high street opticians like Specsavers.

You'll need A levels or equivalent level 3 qualifications to get onto a degree course in optometry.

Where do they work?

Qualifications needed

  • GCSE
  • A-Levels
  • Vocationals
  • Degree
  • 6-8
  • 3-4
  • No
  • 3 Years