Optical Assistant

Location
Didcot
Salary
£18,000
Posted
08 Jul 2021
Closes
26 Jul 2021
Ref
VAC-30596_1620379154
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is a chain of opticians, who have been established for 75 years with over 200 practices across the UK. They are constantly expanding through organic growth and acquisition, it is due to this expansion that they are now recruiting for a quality driven Optical Assistant for one of their practices in the Oxford area.

As an Optical Assistant you will spend your time on various aspects of meeting your customer’s needs precisely and competently. The company are renowned for promoting from within, so if you are keen to get your foot on the management ladder then this would be the ideal role for you.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

You will work within a busy practice in an all around role. You will be helping patients with all their eye and hearing care needs, including contact lenses, designer frames, NHS eye care and hearing health checks. You will be dispensing spectacles and making sales as well as undertaking pre-screening, contact lens teaches and associated admin work.

Requirements for the Optical Assistant

You will need a minimum of 1 years experience as an Optical Assistant and it’s essential you can dispense spectacles to all levels. You will be pre-screening patients, delivering contact lens teaches and will be very focussed on delivering the highest levels of customer service.

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

On offer for the right person is a competitive salary of up to £18,000 as well as the opportunity to further your career for the right candidate into management. You will have 28 days holiday. You will work 9:00 – 5:30pm in the week and 9:00am – 5:00pm on Saturdays and NO Sunday’s.

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

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