16 Nov 2017
16 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
You can spot an Asda Optometrist from a mile off. They’re the ones you see going the extra mile for a customer. What’s more they get their colleagues to do the same, because they’re on a mission to provide the best eye care at the best possible prices. If you’re all about delivering exceptional clinical service, you’ll love the buzzing environment of our in-store practice. You’ll also love how passionate we are about your development, always ensuring that your skills are at the cutting edge.
The combined role of Optometrist / Optical Manager reports directly to the Customer and People Trading Manager/ Customer Trading Manager. The Optometrist Manager is accountable for the KRA’s of the Optical Manager and those of the Optometrist. They will Coach and train Colleagues to complete Step-In modules along with delivering the Merchandising and operational standards within the Optical Department. They will review performance and Coach and engage with Colleagues to deliver continuous improvement and outstanding service to our Customers. The Optical Manager’s responsibility is to work within the Legal and SOP guidelines and role models the ASDA behaviours and bring to life the ASDA culture.

The ins and outs
  • You’ll provide an outstanding clinical service – from eye tests to contact lens fitting
    • You’ll also maintain an exceptional standard of customer care
      • Take full responsibility for inspiring and coaching your colleagues
      • Fulfil duties as a member of the store leadership team, taking responsibility for the delivery of day to day operational standards within the department. This includes Trading Law compliance colleague engagement and communication
      • Improve the capability of the team by coaching, training and developing colleagues to drive performance
      • Responsible for delivery of KRA's to target
      • Provide strong leadership which role models Asda beliefs and demonstrates cultural awareness
      • Communication with Customer and People Trading Manager and monthly meeting to review performance, share success and plan for opportunities
      • What you’ll need:
        • You’ll need to be registered with the General Optical Council as a fully qualified Optometrist
          • And be on track to meet the statutory points requirement for Continued Education & Training (CET

This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77676392