Optical Assistant

Recruiter
Inspired Selections UK Limited
Location
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A brand new vacancy has just come in for a Full Time Optical Assistant to join a very well run practice in a prime location. My client is one of the most trusted names in optics and this practice has a very good reputation locally for offering a friendly professional service.

Optical Assistant Position

Join this leading team in Edinburgh as an Optical Assistant and you’ll discover why this client pride themselves on providing the foundation for an exciting, long-term careers – a home where your previous optical expertise will be truly valued and where you’ll be given the opportunity to thrive.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

As an Optical Assistant you will spend your time on various aspects of meeting your customer’s needs precisely and competently. You will work within a busy practice in an all around role. You will be helping patients with all their eye care needs, including contact lenses and NHS eye care. You will be dispensing spectacles and making sales as well as undertaking pre-screening, contact lens teaches and associated admin work.

Requirements for the Optical Assistant

To secure this role you will need previous experience as an Optical Assistant and have a real passion for providing fantastic customer care. You’ve already demonstrated that you’re a natural when it comes to customer care, you’re articulate, good with people with an organised approach and always happy to help, so you’ll fit right in as a valuable member of the friendly store team, joining a business that’s going places

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

On offer for the right person is a competitive salary of £16,000 – £18,500 + bonus as well as the opportunity to further your career. You will have 28 days holiday.