Mobile Optical Advisor - Scotland - Maternity Cover

Location
Edinburgh, Glasgow
Salary
£16k pa + Commission + Company Car + Pension + Every weekend off!
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
13 May 2017
Ref
MOAS
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

MOBILE OPTICAL ADVISOR

Reporting to: Tony our National Delivery Team Manager

Salary: Commensurate with qualification and experience

At The Outside Clinic we believe in making a difference to our patient’s lives, bringing them the very best in domiciliary eye care. We are entering an exciting phase of growth and are looking for enthusiastic individuals that are passionate about helping people to join our team. As an Optical Advisor you will be visiting patients at their home address or care setting. Help us make a difference to patients in your community by delivering an exceptional experience every time.

If you like helping people, are level headed and cool under pressure then this is the challenge you have been looking for. The Optical Advisor role will provide you with a whole host of additional skill sets along with job satisfaction. If all this wasn’t enough you will get every weekend and bank holiday off to enjoy too!

WHAT WE EXPECT FROM YOU

  • The very best in the delivery, fitting and adjustment of prescription eyewear.
  • Superior customer service skills and thorough understanding of sales process with a needs based approach.
  • Awesome, positive, can-do attitude.
  • Highly motivated, results driven personality.
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Very organised with the ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to work and problem solve independently in a mobile environment.
  • Valid UK driving licence with at least 2 years experience due to insurance requirements.
  • Operate in line with company policies, procedures, NHS guidelines and current legislation at all times.
  • To comply with all aspects of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and with the Company’s current Health and Safety Policies.
  • A passion for optometry!

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US

  • Every weekend off!
  • Bespoke training programme and systems.
  • Fully expensed company car.
  • Discounted eye wear and hearing products
  • Full support. We pride ourselves on the support we are able to offer our professional staff in all areas. 
  • Three ‘treat’ days granted for 100% attendance.
  • Contributory pension scheme, on successful completion of probationary period.
  • Childcare vouchers.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

All successful candidates will be subject to satisfactory written references, medical clearance, and evidence of your right to work in the UK and Disclosure Certificate through the Disclosure and Barring Service (Formerly the CRB)

References: One of your referees must be your current line manager and all references must cover the previous five years work or study history.

Under the provisions of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, it is the duty of every employee

  • To take reasonable care of themselves and others at work
  • To co-operate with the The Outside Clinic as far as is necessary to enable them to carry out their legal duty
  • Not to intentionally or recklessly interfere with anything provided, including personal protective equipment, for health and safety or welfare at work.

There is a No Smoking Policy throughout The Outside Clinic.

This job description is a guide to the work you will be required to undertake. It may be changed from time to time to meet changing circumstances. It does not form part of your Contract of Employment.

The Outside clinic is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment.

The Outside Clinic is an Equal Opportunities employer.