An exciting opportunity has just came up to join this leading team in a busy practice based in North Shields as an Optical Assistant. You’ll discover why this client pride themselves on providing the foundation for an exciting, long-term career – a home where your previous optical expertise will be truly valued and where you’ll be given the opportunity to thrive. With a business that’s always expanding the opportunities for you to develop along your chosen career path has never looked better.Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant
As an Optical Assistant you will spend your time on various aspects of meeting your customer’s needs precisely and competently. You will work within a busy practice in an all-around role. You will be helping patients with all their eye care needs, including contact lenses and NHS eye care. You will be dispensing spectacles and making sales as well as undertaking pre-screening, contact lens teaches and associated admin work.Requirements for the Optical Assistant
To secure this role you will need previous experience as an optical assistant and have a real passion for providing fantastic customer care. You’ve already demonstrated that you’re a natural when it comes to customer care, you’re articulate, good with people with an organised approach and always happy to help, so you’ll fit right in as a valuable member of the friendly store team, joining a business that’s going places
Compensation for the Optical Assistant
On offer for the right person is a competitive salary of £16,000 + bonus as well as the opportunity to further your career and some additional benefits.