Optical Dispenser / Dispensing Optician | Dundee | Independent | Temporary Basis

14 May 2019
14 Jun 2019
Contract Type

Match2Match Recruitment are seeking an Optical Assistant/Dispensing Optician to work on a full time basis for our Client in Dundee.

We have a temporary vacancy for the position of Optical Dispenser/Dispensing Optician to support our Commercial Street Practice in Dundee. The role on offer focuses on providing excellent patient care and will typically involve the following duties:

  • Making recommendations to and advising patients on spectacle lens and spectacle frame options following their eye test with the resident Optometrist.
  • Carrying out basic repairs to spectacle frames.
  • Adjusting new and previously dispensed spectacle frames to ensure the most comfortable fit for patients.
  • Assisting patients with queries relating to every aspect of wearing spectacles and contact lenses.
  • Being the first point of contact for patients in the practice, face to face and over the telephone.
  • Managing the practice appointment diary giving consideration to patient appointment requests and staff availability.
  • Giving patients demonstrations on how to insert and remove contact lenses.
  • Processing deliveries and collections of stock.
  • Administration and maintenance of patient records, databases and NHS paperwork.
  • General housekeeping duties to ensure the practice is clean, tidy and presentable.
  • Other ad-hoc duties as and when required.

For this role, previous experience in an Optical Dispensing role is essential. Qualification to FBDO level would be an advantage.

The Client:

With an impressive range of men’s, women’s, kids and teens glasses, they provide first-class eye care to all of their customers. Their reputation means a lot to them and their highly trained staff pride themselves on making patients feel instantly at ease when they visit one of their comfortable yet contemporary branches.

It is a fast paced, dynamic working environment so we are looking for someone who enjoys a challenge, is capable of hitting the ground running from day one, is a self starter and has exceptional interpersonal skills. In return we offer competitive pay and benefits and a supportive environment in which to develop your Dispensing skills and knowledge.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Must have excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Dedicated, caring and enthusiastic 

The Match2Match team are available to answer your questions and assist you accordingly in finding the right role for you!

For more information please contact us on;

Office Numbers: 020-8172-0474 or 020-8172-0449

Hotline Number: 07432674364

Emails: mgeorgiou@match2matchrec.co.uk  or hello@match2matchrec.co.uk

Due to the high volume of CV's we receive, it is not always possible for us to respond to every applicant personally. If you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume your application has been unsuccessful at this time.

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