My client is offering a great opportunity for an experienced optical assistant to look to the future and a potential career in management as they are renowned for developing and promoting internally.
Optical Assistant Position
The practice operates a very traditional service with the customer being the main focus of business.
They are situated in a prominent position and have a large and loyal customer base. They have a friendly team in place that is all focussed on ensuring the customer journey is of the highest standard.
Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant
The role will entail dispensing spectacles to all levels, conducting pre-screen tests and contact lens teaches. You will also be required to carry out frame styling and give patients advice on options. Reception duties and general admin will also be a part of the role and helping with the smooth running of the practice.
Requirements of the Optical Assistant
My client is looking for applicants with at least 1 year of experience as an optical assistant ideally within a busy practice but not essential as they have a strong reputation for their training programs. The ability to dispense to all levels is preferred with a friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic. A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.
Compensation for the Optical Assistant
For your efforts a competitive salary of £14,000 – £15,500 is on offer along with additional benefits. You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.