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Dispensing Optician J208104

Prospect Health
27000.00 - 31000.00 per Annum
Closing date
8 May 2024

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Job Role
Dispensing Optician
Independent Practice
Contract Type
Part Time

Job Details

Dispensing Optician, Reading, part time, basic up to c.29,000 FTE plus bonus.

Job Summary

  • Recently unveiled an exciting opportunity to collaborate with a highly esteemed independent optics service provider in close proximity to Reading, where the focus is on client care. Seeking a dedicated Dispensing Optician to join their patient-centric team known for their outstanding reputation and service standards, including extended appointment times for a more personalized patient experience
  • This exceptional opportunity allows you to thrive in your role from the outset, benefiting from state-of-the-art facilities such as OCT and Optomap, along with a premium selection of products, including renowned brands like Tom Ford and Lindberg
  • You will be part of a seasoned team comprising qualified Optometrists, managers, and other dispensing staff, all driven by a passion and dedication to serve their valued long-standing clients
  • As a committed employer of choice with a long-standing history, this organization takes a genuine interest in your career aspirations. They are dedicated to providing opportunities for further training and professional growth, ensuring your success in the field
  • Reading itself offers great historical charm and leisure opportunities with superb commuting to links making it a superb place to live and work

Key Duties

  • Part time position to work three days a week inclusive of 37.5 hours FTE
  • General working hours are 9am - 530pm Monday to Saturday and please note some Saturday working is important to our client. Exact number of Saturdays are TBC but likely to be no less than 3 in 4 or at very best alternating Saturdays
  • Must be adept in dispensing and adjusting spectacles to current prescriptions at all levels with strong clinical and commercial skills being of course essential
  • Generous appointment times will be provided to enable a high level of exceptional service at every patient interaction
  • Be an agreeable and supportive team player in a close knit group of like minded optics professionals
  • Work with customers with care and passion offering bespoke recommendations to best suit their clinical, styling and budget needs from a range of highly regarded lens and frames designers

Package and Benefits

  • Base salary up to 29,000 FTE depending on experience plus generous additional bonus designed to motivate high levels of service
  • Staff discounts and healthcare benefits also available
  • Career progression opportunities with ongoing support for your professional development guaranteed
  • 25 days holiday plus bank
  • Relaxed modern independent practice setting in beautiful surroundings

Key Skills, Qualifications and Client Requirements

  • GOC registered as a Dispensing Optician or very close to receiving your final qualification having completed all final assessments etc
  • Right to work in UK


Prospect Health is a market leading specialist in the provision of professional recruitment solutions within the UK Optical Sector. 

We are a full service consultancy providing both permanent and locum solutions that are underpinned by an advisory service drawing on thirty years plus industry experience across specialist health disciplines.

Partnered with some of the UK’s leading independent practices and some of the industry’s most recognisable brands, we are able to offer an excellent choice of job opportunity. We work hard to find you the most suitable role for your individual needs. We have also won awards for our honesty and integrity.

Company info
01423 813452
2nd Floor
Clarendon House
Victoria Avenue
North Yorkshire

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