Optical Assistant

Recruiter
Inspired Selections
Location
Shropshire
Salary
£19,000
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is a chain of opticians, who have been established for 75 years with over 150 practices across the UK. With a growth plan in place they are constantly developing members of the team that have ambitions and drive to fulfil their own personal goals.
As an Optical Assistant with my client you will be a part of a small to medium team covering all aspects of dispensing, contact lens teaches and pre screening as well as working as a team to ensure your practice looks at it best all the time. They have a reputation for promoting from within, so if you are keen to get your foot on the management ladder then this would be the ideal role for you.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

You will work within this part time testing busy dispensing practice in an all around role. You will be helping patients with all their eye and hearing care needs, including contact lenses, designer frames, NHS eye care and hearing health checks. You will be dispensing spectacles and making the most of all sales opportunities remembering it not only in the company interest but yours also as you will be on a rolling bonus scheme which can be very lucrative and growing with your progress through the ranks.

Requirements for the Optical Assistant

You will need a minimum of 1 years experience as an Optical Assistant and it is essential you can dispense spectacles to all levels. You will be pre-screening patients, delivering contact lens teaches and will be very focussed on delivering the highest levels of customer service and using your commercial awareness using your skills to increase financial benefits to all concerned.

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

On offer for the right person is a competitive salary of £16,000 – £18,000 with bonus on top as well as the opportunity to further your career for the right candidate into management. You will have 28 days holiday. You will work 9:00 – 5:30pm and NO Sunday’s.

To apply for this Optical Assistant position in Shropshire area or other Optical roles in the UK then please call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or join us at www.inspiredselections.co.uk

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