Dispensing Optician

Location
Buckinghamshire / Burnham, Berkshire
Salary
£28,000 plus professional fees
Posted
02 Oct 2017
Closes
20 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Dispensing Optician - Burnham, Bucks

3 days a week    

Circa £28,000 pro-rata depending on experience plus professional fees

Holidays: 5 weeks pro-rata    

Basic purpose of the job and its primary objectives:

A sought-after role in a well-respected, long established practice that invests in progress and technology.

To consider the contact with the general public to be an opportunity to exceed their expectations, by operating a policy of friendly, knowledgeable and efficient service.

Main duties:

  • To ensure that every patient who leaves Walker and Campbell, does so feeling that they were the most important person in the practice.
  • To be available after the completion of an eye examination, to discuss with the optometrist and patient their visual requirements.
  • Enjoy making the patient feel special, by attention to detail in frame choice.
  • Full knowledge of current varifocal, and lifestyle lens designs.
  • Suitability of lens choice to chosen frame and prescription given.
  • Monitoring progress of orders.
  • Check laboratory returns against recommended prescription.
  • Manage and merchandise stock frames.
  • To have a high standard of personal presentation at all times.

Knowledge and skills required

  • Appropriate optical qualification - FBDO and GOC registration
  • IT skills

Other relevant requirements

  • To build up a friendly and trusting relationship with colleagues and customers
  • To work as a team not only in the dispensing area but within the practice as a whole

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