A very exciting opportunity has become available for an Optical Assistant on a full time, permanent basis. I am recruiting currently for a very well established, family run optical independent chain for one of their practices in the Bedfordshire area who have an opening.
This practice is situated in a busy high street 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
At least 2 years of experience as a Optical Assistant ideally within an independent.
Must be a people person and have a strong sales ability, not hard sell but commercially aware.
The ability to dispense to all levels, commercially aware and competent in your abilities
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.
For your efforts a competitive salary of up to £18,500 is on offer along with additional benefits and progression.
You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.
Working hours are 9-5:30 Monday-Friday – 9:00-4:30 Saturdays with 1 day off in the week, no Sundays or bank holiday
To apply for this great opportunity:
– Call Chris @ Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
– Upload your C.V to www.inspiredselections.co.uk
– SMS your Name and Availability to 07537417722
Once you have applied, one of the experienced team at Inspired Selections will give you a call to discuss the role in more detail.
They will also go over your previous experience from your CV and your current situation to make sure you have the relevant experience and match what the client is looking for.
Once this has been discussed leave it to us and we will arrange the meeting for you.