A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused Optical Assistant on a full time, permanent basis in a very busy practice in Brighton. I am recruiting currently for a franchise of one of the UK’s most trusted optical brands.
This practice is situated on a busy high street and has a large and loyal customer base. They have a very friendly and welcoming team in place, who all work for each other to deliver the highest levels of customer care.
You will be working in a busy store on the south coast in a busy town although busy you can expect a relaxed and easy going feel on a day to day basis.
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 best 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
As an Optical Assistant within this practice you will work on the shop floor in the dispensing team.
Ideally experience within an opticians and dispensing is required for this role but will also look at candidates with strong retail/ sales experience who can learn quickly.
As a member of the stores team you will have a valued input with best practice and clinical compliance.
Compensation for the Optical Assistant
For your efforts a competitive salary package up to £15k dependent on your experience is on offer, along with a strong bonus scheme and additional benefits. You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.