Optical Assistant

Expiring today

27 Jun 2021
24 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused Optical Assistant on a full time, permanent basis in a very busy practice in the Portsmouth area. I am recruiting currently for a franchise of one of the UK’s most trusted optical brands.


This practice is situated on a busy high street and has a large and loyal customer base. They have a very friendly and welcoming team in place, who all work for each other to deliver the highest levels of customer care. You will be joining a team of 12-14 people in the store who all work together to help and offer support, the main thing my client is looking for are friendly and approachable people who can work well with the public as well as having some level of experience.
You will be working in a busy store on the South Coast in a nice quaint town although busy you can expect a relaxed and easy-going feel on a day to day basis.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

The role is a varied role and 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 best 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

As an Optical Assistant within this practice you will work on the shop floor in the dispensing team. Ideally, 12 months minimum experience within an optician and dispensing is required for this role. As a member of the stores team you will have a valued input with best practice and clinical compliance.

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

For your efforts a competitive salary package up to £21k dependent on your experience is on offer as well as additional benefits such as free parking.
You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.

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.

To apply for this new and rare opportunity:

– Call Chris 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