Dispensing Optician/Trainee Contact Lens Optician - Keighley, West Yorkshire
Dispensing Optician/Trainee Contact Lens Optician - Keighley, West Yorkshire Role summaryLocation: Keighley, West Yorkshire Salary: Competitive basic dependent on experienceWorking hours: Full time to include weekend work With a business like Specsavers, the future always looks interesting for Dispensing Opticians. After all, we’re the UK’s number one provider of professional eyecare – and we’re still growing. That means your career has the chance to develop and room to progress. Join us now and who knows how far you could go? Specsavers has been going from strength to strength, ever since the business started back in 1984. We strive for the highest clinical standards – and believe that the customer should be at the heart of everything we do. We also recognise that our people are critical to our past and future success – so we do everything we can to make sure they get the experience and career they’re looking for: from outstanding training and a personal development plan, to excellent benefits and unstinting support. The business has nearly 1,500 stores across 12 countries – and is still growing. We want you to be part of this outstanding success story. As a Dispensing Optician in Keighley, you’ll use your skills to give customers an ophthalmic dispensing service of the highest clinical standards. You’ll be a role model for more junior staff, working your magic with customers, liaising with the optical, retail and lab teams, and giving clear, sound advice. Your efforts will help to drive overall store sales as well as customer loyalty – which will make you a key member of the team. As a qualified Dispensing Optician registered with the GOC and good with people, you’ll be a natural when it comes to customer care. You’re friendly, polite and helpful – comfortable working as part of a team and able to answer questions and queries thanks to your excellent ophthalmic knowledge. What’s more, we’re looking for someone to take the next step to become a Contact Lens Optician. We will fund your qualification and support you with your supervision in store. You’ll need to demonstrate a strong understanding of your role as a Dispensing Optician and show us your enthusiasm and commitment to becoming a Contact Lens Optician. This store is an accredited Platinum Employer, which means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of our drive to become a famous place to work. Stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards: Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement. For more information or to apply, please contact Sophie Ayland at Specsavers Recruitment Services on 01566 770 129 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.