Are you a Dispensing Optician who is looking for an exciting professional challenge?
If you are we could be the perfect fit.
We need a Dispensing Optician (ideally full-time but would consider part-time for the right person) who is passionate about dispensing spectacles to very discerning patients who expect the highest of standards.
G.T. Harvey & Partners is a multi-award-winning family-run optician based in the city centre of Newcastle, providing comprehensive eye care services since 1927. Our services include eye tests, high quality spectacle dispensing, sunglasses, and contact lenses, all tailored to suit individual needs. We offer the convenience of booking eye tests and eyewear styling consultations via our website at any time.
About the role
This is a full-time role (part time considered for the right candidate) for a Dispensing Optician located in Newcastle Upon Tyne.
As part of our Dispensing team, you will advise patients on the frame and lens choice appropriate for their visual needs, as well as ensuring the frames they choose fit correctly. You will make accurate adjustments and complete repairs as necessary.
We work to extremely high standards when it comes to the spectacles we provide, the advice we give and the level of care we have become known for, which makes it a very satisfying job.
You will have...
- A Diploma or Degree in Dispensing Optics or an equivalent qualification registered with the General Optical Council
- Excellent communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills
- Strong attention to detail, problem-solving skills, and the ability to use initiative when necessary.
- Good organisational and time management skills
- An eagerness to learn and a willingness to undertake further training as needed.
- Experience using computerised practice management systems (desired)
Please submit your application in the portal below or contact firstname.lastname@example.org for informal queries.