Specsavers

Optical Assistant - Crossgates, Leeds

Recruiter
Specsavers
Location
Leeds
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Posted
02 Nov 2020
Closes
29 Nov 2020
Ref
46131
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Location: Crossgates, Leeds 

Salary: Competitive basic dependent on experience

Working hours: Full time (to include weekends)

Experience level: Previous optical experience is essential

 

Let us develop your career and take you further- previous experience for this role is essential.

 

Are you looking for a company that can support your progression and development?


Join our team in Crossgates, as an Optical Assistant, and you’ll discover why at Specsavers, we pride ourselves on providing the foundation for exciting, long-term careers – with previous optics experience we can build your knowledge offering varied and challenging internal progression through exclusive courses to become a Dispensing Optician, an instore trainer, manager or even to become a future business partner.

 

The Role:

  • Pre-screening customers before they see the Optometrist
  • Dispensing at all levels
  • Contact lens teaches
  • Meeting and greeting customers in store

 

If you can’t do everything on the list, don’t worry we will support and develop you so you are confident performing this task unsupervised.

 

As an Optical Assistant, you’ll make sure every customer gets a great experience when they come into our store. It means listening to what they want, explaining our offers and products, and dispensing single vision, bifocal and varifocal lenses. You’ll work to NHS guidelines (as well as our own high standards), give good, clear advice and make a positive impression, thanks to your polite and professional approach.

We’ll continue to develop and expand your knowledge of vision problems, eyecare and our products. 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 our friendly store team, joining a business that’s going places.

 

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.

 

Get in touch

To discuss this position in more detail, please contact Natasha Sully at Specavers Recruitment services on 01566 770 120 or email natasha.sully@specsavers.com