Optical Assistant

09 Jun 2021
06 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking for your first steps into management? Do you want a clear path into a Practice Manager role? This leading client in North Manchester is looking for an experienced Optical Assistant/ Supervisor who wants to progress into a Management role with full support and training provided.

Optical Assistant Position

A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused Optical Assistant to join this successful practice in North Manchester. They are looking for a candidate who has clear ambitions to become a Practice Manager and who is happy to take some added responsibility with the view of progressing and undertaking training to become a Practice Manager.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

The role will entail the usual optical assistant responsibilities e.g. dispensing glasses to all levels, conducting pre-screen tests, contact lens teaches, frame styling, and give patients advice on their options. However, you will be expected to start taking on added responsibility within the practice and keen to learn all aspects of management including NHS compliance, employment law, general admin, as well as how to drive a team and develop individuals to their maximum potential.

Requirements of the Optical Assistant

My client is looking for applicants with previous optical experience and the ability to dispense glasses to all levels. You will have a friendly and personable demeanor with a strong personal work ethic. It’s essential you have a desire to become a Manager and you are willing to put in the work and take on the added responsibility of driving a team of around 10 people.

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

For your efforts, a competitive salary of £20,000 + bonus (approximately £200 per month) is on offer. You must be able to work on a Saturday. The store offers social 9-5:30 pm hours. You will also have the opportunity to receive on-going management training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment who are keen to progress you.

To apply for this great opportunity:

– 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.

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