A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused Optical Assistant on a full time, permanent basis.
I am recruiting currently for a franchise of one of the UK’s most trusted optical brands who have an opening due to a long standing member of the team leaving.
This practice is situated on a busy main road and has a large and loyal customer base made up of mainly private patients with some NHS who are mainly OAP’s who after a free sight test then spend quite a lot of money on glasses. They have a very friendly and welcoming team in place, who all work for each other to deliver the highest levels of care possible and they have a very good local reputation for excellence in customer care.
Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant
The role will entail dispensing spectacles to all levels, conducting pre-screen tests and contact lens teaches. You will also be required to carry out frame styling and give patients advice on options. Reception duties and general admin will also be a part of the role and helping with the smooth running of the practice.
Requirements of the Optical Assistant.
At least 2 years of experience as an Optical Assistant ideally within a busy practice. The ability to dispense to all levels. A friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic.
Compensation for the Optical Assistant
For your efforts a competitive salary of £18,000 – £21,000 is on offer along with a strong bonus scheme and additional benefits. You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.