Optical Assistant

Location
Sheffield
Salary
£22,000
Posted
20 Jul 2021
Closes
26 Jul 2021
Ref
VAC-30629_1621412449
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This new practice in Sheffield is looking for an experienced Optical Assistant to join an experienced Qualified Manager and a resident Optometrist to build this 4 test room practice.

Optical Assistant Position

A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused Optical Assistant to join a brand new practice in Dartford. You’ll need the ability to enthuse every customer and converse confidently on anything from a new pair of glasses, to our specialist hearing service. A key part of achieving this is listening to what customers want, explaining offers and products, ensuring a smooth and friendly environment. You must have a real passion for optics with a bubbly and exciting personality.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

The role will entail assisting customers through their journey, from booking appointments, meeting and greeting patients, 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 their options. Reception duties and general admin will also be a part of the role and helping with the smooth running of the practice. Their aim is to continually improve the quality of services offered to their customers through staff training.

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 demeanour with a strong personal work ethic. It’s essential you have 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 £22,000 is on offer. You will need to be flexible to work weekends and late nights to 9 pm.

* 28 days Holiday
* Discounted glasses for friends & family.
* Free parking

You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.

– 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.

Look forward to seeing your application.

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