This is an opportunity to join one of the most recognisable names in the optics world and as such you will have a strong support network at your disposable and stability for your future assured.
Optical Assistant Position
A progressive opportunity has just become available for a quality driven Optical Assistant for a full time, permanent role in the Ipswich area.
I am recruiting currently for one of the UK’s most trusted optical brands who have an opening due to them strengthening their dispensing team.
This practice is situated in a busy footfall area and has a strong loyal customer base made up of a good mix of private and NHS patients. They have a very friendly and patient focused team in place, who all work for each other to deliver the highest levels of care possible and they have a very good local reputation for excellence in customer care.
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
At least 1 years experience in a busy practice is beneficial but not essential and the ability to dispense to all levels 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 skills and input my client is offering a competitive salary of up to £18,000 basic and a strong bonus scheme and additional benefits depending on experience. You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.