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Optical Assistant

Inspired Selections
Closing date
16 Jun 2024

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Job Role
Optical Assistant
Multiple Practice
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an Experienced Optical Assistant with a minimum of 2 years experience?
Are you able to dispense confidently to all levels- especially Varifocals?
Do you have a high level of both commercial and clinical awareness?
Are you looking to move away from a corporate environment with no targets?

A small family owned independent group practice, with deep roots in the local community, and enviable reputation are now seeking to employ an experienced Optical Assistant in their Southampton based practice. They are ideally looking at part time, 28 hours- but will consider full time.

This practice prides itself on its clinical excellence and putting the customer number one at all times. They offer a relaxed service to their clients with a high end range of frames and lenses including Gucci, Tiffany & Co, Rayban and Bvlgari to name a few.
They command a prominent position in a quaint part of the city with strong footfall and a large and loyal customer base.
They have a friendly well trained and capable support team in place that are all focussed on ensuring the customer journey is of the highest standard.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

As an experienced Optical Assistant, you will be a member of this small knit, close team who will help to guide you and give good training within the practice.

Requirements of the Optical Assistant

” You will be able to confidently dispense to all levels- including varifocals. This is a must, please dont apply if you are unable to dispense confidently!
” Have a minimum of 1 years experience
” Looking for around 28 hours a week (may consider full time)
” Be able to work Monday- Friday and two Saturday mornings a month- no sundays!
” A passion for optics and customer service, with a friendly and hardowkring attitude

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

The salary on offer is between £22,000-£25,000 basic salary pro rata (dependant on experience and how you present in interview) additional benefits such as an annual bonus scheme in place and 20 days holidays + bank holidays pro rata.


To apply for this role:

Call Grace at Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
SMS your name and availability to 07537417722
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