Optical Assistant

15 Mar 2021
11 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking for to work in an independent practice with a reputation for going the extra mile when it comes to customer service and quality of dispensing?
They now require an experienced and outgoing optical assistant to join their small but friendly team to continue the growth of the practice.
They are a forward planning practice and as such require someone like minded to be a part of the future of the team.

Optical Assistant Position

A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused optical assistant who is looking for a full time career move within an independent.

This practice is situated in a busy shopping area and has a large and loyal customer base. They have average dispensing of around £140 and require someone who is used to working in this type of practice. They have a very friendly and welcoming team in place who, together, deliver the highest levels of care possible and have a very good local reputation for excellence in customer care.
*This is a 3 to 5 day role and open six days a week, so flexibility in working pattern is essential. Working hours of 9:00 – 17:00*
If you are considering full time the role would require working in more than one practice.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

The role will entail dispensing spectacles to all levels, conducting pre-screen tests 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

My client is looking for applicants with at least 1 years’ experience as an optical assistant ideally within a similar environment as they have a strong reputation to uphold. The ability to dispense to all levels is essential with a friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic. A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

For your efforts a competitive salary of up to £18,000 pro-rata, (if part time), 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.

To apply for this outstanding and exciting opportunity:

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

What happens next?

Once you have applied, one of the experienced team at Inspired Selections will give you a call to discuss the role in more detail.
They will also go over your previous experience from your CV and your current situation to make sure you have the relevant experience and match what the client is looking for.
Once this has been discussed leave it to us and we will arrange the meeting for you.