Optical Practice Manager
My client is a chain of opticians, who have been established for 75 years with over 150 practices across the UK. They are now looking for an Optical Practice Manager to look after one of their busy practices in the Southampton area.
You will be working with a small team of 4/5 people, you will expected to manage the team, working towards targets and offering any support to fellow colleagues while also still being heavily involved with the dispensing and day to day running of the practice.
This particular practice runs both optical and hearing care and is a very busy branch therefore needs a strong and experienced manager to maintain and push the practice
Responsibilities of the Optical Practice Manager
You will work within a busy practice in an all around role. You will be helping patients with all their eye and hearing care needs, including contact lenses, designer frames, NHS eye care and hearing health checks. You will be dispensing spectacles and making sales as well as undertaking pre-screening, contact lens teaches and associated admin work.
You will be working in a small team and be able to support and motivate the team working towards targets and KPI’s.
Requirements for the Optical Practice Manager
You will need a minimum of 2 years experience as an Optical Practice Manager and it’s essential you can dispense spectacles to all levels, ideally you will have some level of management experience from leading a team or being involved in a management role.
You will be pre-screening patients, delivering contact lens teaches and will be very focussed on delivering the highest levels of customer service.
Compensation for the Optical Practice Manager
On offer for the right person is a competitive salary of up to £27,000 as well as a generous bonus scheme (around £2k per quarter) and the opportunity to further your career. You will have 28 days holiday.
Working hours are 9:00-5:00 with no Sundays
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