Optical Practice Manager
Inspired Selections are currently recruiting for an Optical Practice Manager to work with a high end independent in the Bournemouth area. This independent chain has been established over 25 years and in each practice there is a full supportive and experienced team.
My client is now looking for a Qualified Dispensing Optician to take on the role of Practice Manager in one of their practices due to internal movement. You will be on hand to lead the team, make sure the practice runs smoothly on a daily basis and be in charge to take care of and problems or customer queries. You will also be a functional part of the team offering quality care and helping with patient’s needs.
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 Practice Manager
This role will be predominantly leading the team and taking care of the day to day tasks allowing the practice to run smoothly but will also require you to be involved with patients by dispensing, pre-screening helping with admin/ reception/ bookings etc.
You will have a positive attitude which is passed on to the team, lead by example and be able to support and coach the team when needed.
The ideal candidate therefore will be a person who has leadership skills and been in a management or supervisory role within optics previously.
You will also be fully qualified and up to date with GOC/ CET points
You will be a good people person who can interact well with the customers whilst out on the shop floor.
From your previous experience in optics ideally within an independent, you will have a good optical knowledge and be comfortable on the shopfloor dispensing, dealing with patients needs and managing the practice while also looking after fellow colleagues.
For your efforts a competitive salary package up to £30k 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.
Hours are 8:45-5:30 in the week and 9:00-17:00 on Saturdays and you will be required to work 5 days including Saturdays, no late nights, Sundays or Bank Holidays.
For more information on this Optical Practice Manager Bournemouth role or a similar Optical Practice Manager roles across the UK please contact Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or visit our website on www.inspiredselections.co.uk