Qualified Dispensing Optician

Location
Tunbridge Wells
Salary
£32,000
Posted
01 Nov 2017
Closes
28 Nov 2017
Ref
VAC-26743_1509558271
Sector
Distribution
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A very exciting opportunity has become available for a Qualified Dispensing Optician on a part time (up to 4 days, 35 hours), permanent basis with a high end independent optician which is well established and has an excellent reputation in a town within the Tunbridge wells area.

Full time (35 hours) would consist of 4 days Tuesday and Thursdays 8:30-19:00, Saturdays and one other week day 9:00-17:30. Some flexibility with hours/ days.
This independent high street optician, who have a fantastic reputation for their high quality service, friendly enthusiastic team and patient focus being priority are looking to add to their team by recruiting an Qualified Dispensing Optician to join their practice in the area.

Responsibilities of the Qualified Dispensing Optician

The ideal candidate will have had experience as a Qualified Dispensing Optician and can competently work to their own initiative.
You will be able to dispense high end frames/ lenses comfortably as dispenses can be anywhere from £140-£1000+
Be able to give all product details, information and advice to your patients
My client is looking for superb customer service and actually brings back “the customer is always right” type attitude.
What is also important is your ability to build rapport and converse with patients, while getting involved in the day to day tasks of the store.

Requirements of the Qualified Dispensing Optician

At least 1 years of experience but ideally 2 years+ as an Qualified Dispensing Optician ideally within a busy high end practice.
Fully up to date with GOC and CET requirements.
The main thing my client is looking for is an extensive optical knowledge looking after complex prescriptions, high end designer frames along with a balance between exceptional customer service and being commercially aware and excellent communication skills.
A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike while occasionally dealing with complaints/ queries.

Compensation for the Qualified Dispensing Optician

For your efforts a competitive salary is on offer depending on experience (up to £32k)
You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and develop your career in an avenue that suits you and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.
No Sundays or Bank holidays
Joining a qualified and supportive staff, working alongside other Qualified Dispensing Opticians in store

To apply for this Qualified Dispensing Optician Tunbridge Wells position or other optical jobs in the Tunbridge Wells area call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or join us at www.inspiredselections.co.uk

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