Optical Assistant

Recruiter
Inspired Selections UK Limited
Location
Bath, Somerset
Salary
16000.0000
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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 Bath. 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 surrounded by a very supportive and close-knit team of 50+ strong who are willing to help and aid you in the right direction, as they are big on team building and work to provide an excellent customer experience.

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, adjustments, collections 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. You will be on hand to help junior members of the team with any difficult questions and general trouble shooting. 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 dependant on your experience is on offer, along with a strong bonus scheme (approx £2k) and additional benefits such as fees paid, medical, dental etc. plus 28 days holiday. You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.