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Dispensing Optician

Major Recruitment
Cannock, Staffordshire
£28,000 - £32,000
Closing date
8 Oct 2023

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Dispensing Optician

Cannock, Staffordshire
£32,000 basic salary
Family run independent
35 minute test times
Half day Saturdays
Free Parking
OCT / Optomap

Job ID: 080923-3199

Major Healthcare are currently supporting a long established family run independent optical practice based South of Cannock in Staffordshire. 

They have a very unique opportunity to employ a new Dispensing Optician as their previous member of staff is relocating abroad after working within the practice for many years, they are happy to speak with individuals who are interested in full and part time positions.

The company are a small and close knit team of 7 optical professionals who have all worked together for many years, their extremely low staff turnover is testament to the relaxed, friendly pressure free atmosphere they create within the practice.

Their aim, along with their dedicated team, is to keep the practice in touch with the latest technology and continue to provide excellent eye care and a great range designer eye wear for the local community and beyond!

Key Advantages

  • Up to £32,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • 35 minute testing times offering the ability to gain a greater understanding of patients concerns, needs and lifestyles
  • Working with an extensive range of glasses and specialist spectacle frames from leading brands such as Ray-Ban, Oakley, Ted Baker, Mulberry, Versace and Michael Kors
  • Continuous advances in technology and equipment including OCT, Optomap, Trial frames, Volk Slit Lamp, Digital Test charts, iCare & Goldman tonometry and a computerised management system
  • 3 spacious test rooms within the practice, running daily double clinics, within a traditionally modern practice
  • Offering patients specialist services including CUES (MECS), Glaucoma Monitoring, Cataract referrals, Paediatric referrals and Myopia Management
  • The practice have staff free parking as they can acquire a parking permit in the area, saving you time and money each day
  • 1 hour lunch break where practice closes between 1:00pm – 2:00pm, guaranteeing your break, it also opens half a day on Saturdays and closed Sundays & Bank Holidays, offering a greater work life balance
  • Working within a very close team of individuals who have worked together, as a family, for many years
  • They have an on-site lab with glazing technology, this allows their lab technician to prepare most glasses on-site and single vision glasses while patients wait
  • A truly patient focused clinical approach with no commercial pressure or dispensing targets
  • Excellent support network with experienced well-established professionals working by your side
  • Regular external training and CET

Details and requirements

  • Opening hours: Monday – Friday (09:00am - 17:30pm), Saturday (09:00am - 13:00pm)
  • Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays
  • Weekend flexibility may be possible
  • Full or part time position considered
  • Eligibility to work in the UK and GOC Registered

Salary and benefits

  • Up to £32,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • 20 days holiday + 8 bank holidays, 28 in total
  • Statutory Pension
  • Paid professional fees (GOC & ABDO)


If you would like to enquire about this role and/or to have a confidential chat, please do not hesitate to email, call, text or send your CV to the contact details below.

Email: Call/Text: 07881287964


Major Healthcare - Optical & Audiology Recruitment

We help Optical & Audiology professionals of all varieties find their perfect opportunity, whether that be within an independent, multiple, franchise, private eye hospital or domiciliary company.

Our efficient, discreet and confidential service is perfect for an individual actively seeking a position, or like the vast proportion of people we speak to, someone who is open minded to considering their options.

We have years of experience working within the sectors and so you will feel like you are speaking to someone who genuinely speaks your language and truly understands where you are coming from.

After a brief conversation we can help advise on current opportunities within your sector and also discuss where you might be better suited based on the criteria you set out to us. 

We truly love what we do, so do not hesitate to call us for a structured, non-time consuming and confidential conversation where we will do all we can to help on 07881287964.

Don’t just take our word for it…..

“Great guy. Listens to your needs. Quick and fast communication. Couldn’t praise you enough. Keep up the great work”

“Great and fast communication and always helpful. Appreciate the work, a great job. Always organized and professional. Thanks again”.

“During my Pre-Reg the team contacted me to see if I was interested in other opportunities. He was professional and great at listening to what I required from a job. He quickly found me a role that was well suited to me at an independent store. I am now thoroughly enjoying a new job”.

“After working for a Multiple for 13 years, they found the perfect next step for me! Professional throughout keeping me updated with every step. The process was very easy and stress free. Thank you”!

“At the end of my pre-registration year as an Optometrist, the team contacted me to enquire if I was interested in a few opportunities they could introduce me to. I found them very personable and before I knew it, I had an interview and then a job! They worked well negotiating on behalf of myself and the employer and I couldn't thank them enough”.

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