Optical Assistant

London (West)
08 Jul 2021
26 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a fashion-conscious, customer focussed and clinically driven Optical Assistant or Trainee Dispensing Optician looking for an independent boutique style practice to further your career?

Read the details below and apply today!


Optical Assistant / Trainee Dispensing Optician Position

This practice has been around for over forty years and has created an excellent reputation in the industry for the high level of service and products that are on offer.
This is a very upmarket and well-established independent practice with an outstanding focus on customer service. Situated in a busy part of the North West London area with excellent transport links to the Centre of the city. This company has a diverse customer base making each day a new and exciting challenge.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant / Trainee Dispensing Optician

The role will entail working on the shop floor assisting the primary dispensers. You will meet and greet patients to create a warm and welcoming environment. You will be frame styling and making sales and ensuring each patient leaves the store having had a memorable experience. You will be dispensing yourself as well as being involved in the admin and receptions duties

Requirements of the Optical Assistant / Trainee Dispensing Optician

You must possess exceptional communication skills, a friendly personality and a real passion for customer service. You will have optical experience and will have the ability to dispense glasses to all levels.
They are looking for the following skills:
” Minimum 1 year dispensing to all levels
” Currently experienced as a clinical assistant or willing to learn (OCT, Pressures, Fields, Contact Lens teaches etc)
” Dispensing admin, reliable, organised person
” Repairs
” Keen to work as part of a friendly team in a busy Practice
*This is a Sunday to Thursday role with Opening Hours:
Monday to Thursday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm
Friday 9.00 am to 12.30 pm (5.30 pm in August)
Saturdays CLOSED
Sundays 9.00 am to 3.30 pm (closed August)

Compensation for the Optical Assistant / Trainee Dispensing Optician

On offer to the right person is a more than competitive salary and some market-leading in-house training such as the following:

” OCT,
” Electrophysiology tests (VEP & ERG),
” Humphrey visual fields
” Tonometry,
” Optomap laser scanning retinal imaging;
” Automated refraction/Aberrometry,
” Macular Pigment Density screening;
” Advanced colour vision analysis
” Lip iView tear film and Meibomian gland analysis
” Patient contact lens tuition

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 discussed, leave it to us and we will arrange the meeting for you.