Inspired Selections are currently recruiting for an Optical Assistant to work with a high end independent in the Bournemouth area. This independent chain have been established over 25 years and in each practice there is a full spportive team with experienced optical assistants, qualified managers and optometrists.
My client is now looking to add another Optical Assistant to help the current team in doing what they do best – offering quality care and helping their patients.
This independent are devoted to customer care and cater for people who prefer to have more time spent with them to properly understand their eyesight needs in depth.
Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant
This role will be split between two parts spending around 50% of the time helping with reception work and the admin within the practice, and the remainder backing up the Qualified Dispensing Optician helping with fittings, frame adjustments and repairs, frame selection styling advice and dispensing on the shop floor.
Requirements of the Optical Assistant
The ideal candidate therefore will be a person with a good grasp of detail of getting admin/PC work done carefully and accurately, and also a good people person who can interact well with the customers whilst out on the shop floor.
Ideally 12 months minimum experience within an opticians where will you have gathered a good optical knowledge and be comfortable on the shopfloor dispensing and dealing with patients needs.
Compensation for the Optical Assistant
For your efforts a competitive salary package up to £17k dependent on your experience 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.
Holidays would be 28 days to include bank holidays, no Sundays or bank holidays. This particular practice is open 9:00-17:00 but close at 4:30pm on Saturdays
For more information on this Optical Assistant Bournemouth role or an similar Optical Assistant roles across the UK please contact Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or visit our website on www.inspiredselections.co.uk