We are currently recruiting for an Mobile Optical Dispenser to support our Edinburgh City and surrounding practices. The ideal candidate will be someone who can drive and is able to work in Edinburgh and borders including Dalkeith, Haddington and Peebles.
This is a great opportunity with the following responsibilities:
Making recommendations to and advising patients on spectacle lens and spectacle frame options following their eye test with the resident Optometrist
Carrying out basic repairs to spectacle frames
Adjusting new and previously dispensed spectacle frames to ensure the most comfortable fit for patients
Assisting patients with queries relating to every aspect of wearing spectacles and contact lenses
Being the first point of contact for patients in the practice, face to face and over the telephone
Managing the practice appointment diary giving consideration to patient appointment requests and staff availability
Giving patients demonstrations on how to insert and remove contact lenses.
Processing deliveries and collections of stock
Administration and maintenance of patient records, databases and NHS paperwork
General housekeeping duties to ensure the practice is clean, tidy and presentable
Other ad-hoc duties as and when required
For this role:
Previous experience in an Optical Dispensing role is desirable
As a company we are able to offer:
- Competitive salary + Mobile Uplift
- Enhanced sick pay
- Generous staff discount for yourself, family and friends
- The opportunity to work for a company that cares.
- Access to high street discounts and other benefits through the Company employee benefits portal