My client is an award winning optical group in North Suffolk offering a high level of customer service based on the needs of the client. Due to expansion of services, they now require an Optical Assistant to join them working between 2 of their 8 practices delivering top class dispensing to a discerning clientele.
MUST HAVE A MINIMUM OF 12 MONTHS OPTICAL EXPERIENCE!
Optical Assistant Position
The practices are situated in good locations with all maintaining strong client bases with a mix of private and NHS. They have very friendly and welcoming teams in place, who work together 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 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
You will be passionate about customer service and have a keen interest in fashion and eyewear.
The ability to dispense to all levels is essential along with a friendly and personable demeanour.
A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.
My client is looking for applicants with at least 1 year of experience as an Optical Assistant ideally within a similar environment with customer care a major part of why they have been recognised as the place to go for eye care.
For your efforts a competitive salary of up to £16,500 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.