Contact Lens Optician/ Dispensing Optician - Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Competitive plus benefits
23 Nov 2020
20 Dec 2020
Job Role
Contact Lens
Contract Type
Full Time

Contact Lens/ Dispensing Optician


Swadlincote, Derbyshire


About us:

Specsavers began more than 35 years ago with the vision of two optometrists, Doug and Mary Perkins, who set out to provide best-value eyecare to everybody. Their passion for optometry has led Specsavers to become the largest privately-owned optical group in the world, delivering high-quality, and affordable optical and hearing care in 10 countries. And it continues to shape the lives and experience of thousands of colleagues who are developing their careers with us across the globe. We are proud of how far we’ve come as a business, now we want to see you grow with us too.


From career development opportunities to high quality equipment, there’s every reason to join the team at Specsavers Swadlincote. Our customers are at the forefront of our business and we excel on providing the highest levels of customer care and service.


As a Contact Lens & Dispensing Optician, there’s nothing quite like the feeling of being part of the Specsavers team. And in our store in Swadlincote, you’ll be part of a family that works together to give every customer the best possible service. Your role in this is crucial. With one in three UK contact lens wearers coming to us for lenses and advice, we ensure that millions of people get the right lenses, at a price they can afford.


In this key varied role, you’ll work to the highest professional standards, providing a contact lens fitting and aftercare service that’s in a whole different league. You’ll work to boost sales, profit and customer loyalty – exceeding customers’ needs as well as business objectives and you will be flexible with your time between Dispensing on the shop floor and having contact lens appointments. In effect, you’ll be our resident expert, sharing your knowledge with customers and staff alike, all while working alongside our dedicated professionals, using the latest equipment.


Experienced and a qualified Contact Lens Optician, you’ll have what it takes to put customers at their ease. Or Dispensing Optician that wants to become a CLO. You’re also team-focused, with a passion for what you do – so you’re always up-to-date with the latest developments in the industry. With this approach plus our exciting career development options, you’ll stand every chance of going far.


Platinum employer (most up to date list I have attached):

Our Swadlincote store is an accredited Platinum Employer – this means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of the Specsavers 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 George Coleing at Specsavers Recruitment services on 01566 770 223 or email george.coleing@specsavers.com