My client is offering a great opportunity for an experienced optical assistant to look to the future and a career in management as they are renowned for developing and promoting internally.
Optical Assistant Position
A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused optical assistant who is looking for either full or part time career move.
This practice is situated in a busy footfall area and has a large and loyal customer base. They have a very friendly and welcoming team in place, who all work for each other to deliver the highest levels of care possible and they have a very good local reputation for excellence in customer care.
Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant
The role will entail dispensing spectacles to all levels, conducting pre-screen tests and contact lens teaches. You will also be required to carry out frame styling and give patients advice on options. Reception duties and general admin will also be a part of the role and helping with the smooth running of the practice.
Requirements of the Optical Assistant
My client is looking for applicants with at least 1 year of experience as an Optical Assistant ideally within a busy practice but not essential as they have a strong reputation for their training programs. The ability to dispense to all levels is preferred with a friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic. A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.
Compensation for the Optical Assistant
For your efforts a competitive salary of £14,000 – £15,500 is on offer along with additional benefits. You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.