Optical Assistant

15 Feb 2021
14 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

A unique opportunity to work in a high-end independent practice in Cheshire.
Are you looking for a new start to your career in 2021?
Do you have a flair for styling?
Have a desire to work for a forward-thinking independent?

Then look no further.

A brand-new vacancy has just come in for a full-time Optical Assistant to join a high-end boutique practice. This practice has a very good reputation locally for offering a friendly professional service and the very best in eye care with the most advanced equipment to give their patients the premium service.

Optical Assistant Position

Join this leading team in Cheshire as an Optical Assistant and you’ll discover why this client prides 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 and develop. The company offers a wide selection of high-end products and services and with an open ear policy, they’re looking for someone who is happy to dispense and really has a flair to style patients.

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 be helping patients with all their eye care needs including dispensing niche and fashionable eyewear brands such as Lindberg, Mykita to their growing, loyal customer base. Reception duties and general admin will also be a part of the role and helping with the smooth running of the practice.

Requirements for the Optical Assistant

To secure this role you will need previous experience as an Optical Assistant and it’s essential you dispense spectacles to all levels and ideally have worked with designer frames. You will have a real passion for providing fantastic customer care and demonstrated 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 team, joining a business that’s going places.

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

On offer for the right person is a competitive salary of £20,000 – £24,000 as well as the opportunity to further your career. For the right candidate on to either the Dispensing Optician course or down the managerial path.

– 28 days holiday.
– Social 9:15 – 6:15 hours, NO Sunday’s
– Alternate Saturday’s
– Monthly bonus

To apply for this Optical Assistant position or other Optical roles in South Manchester then please:

– Call Rachel at Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
– Upload your C.V to www.inspiredselections.co.uk
– SMS your Name and Availability to 07537417722 for more info.

Look forward to seeing your application.