Optometrist - Ashby De La Zouch

18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We believe in taking good care of the people who take care of our business. That’s why we offer competitive salary, a fantastic benefits package, flexible working, great support and training plus plenty of opportunities to fast-track your career. As we are a multichannel business you can have the opportunity to develop your skills and enhance your career by branching out into our other exciting areas of the business.

About The Job

Set your sights on today’s Tesco

Be part of UK’s leading multichannel retailer. Tesco Opticians is expanding across the UK, providing our customers with an extensive range of optical services.

Discover what it’s like to work in a fast paced environment, where colleagues are focused on delivering gold standard clinical service and care, with modern state of the art equipment and high quality range of affordable products.

We're committed to finding the very best Optometrists out there. Talented and driven professionals who can deliver the highest quality optics service to our customers. You'll be treated like the optical health care professional you are, work in the environment you deserve and be given the opportunity to deliver new optical services.

Main Responsibilities

We see things differently

You’ll work as part of the optician’s team to help our customers find the glasses or contact lenses that are right for them, giving all the expertise and support they need.

You will be driving promotions and company initiatives throughout the year such as a week of free eye tests for our customers as a part of our using our scale for good Healthtember’ initiative.

Key Responsibilities

You’ll be qualified, registered and able to respond to a range of tasks:

  • You will ensure customers are at the heart of everything we do, from appointment availability to finding frames that compliment faces, from PA to health advisor to personal stylist, you will help deliver our vision.
  • You’ll put your qualifications to work, using the latest technologies to carry out eye examinations in line with College of Optometrists and General Optical Council (GOC) guidelines.
  • You will be checking that equipment is maintained and documents are completed
  • You will support the Opticians Manager, taking responsibility when they’re away

Ideal Candidate

Are you the fresh pair of eyes we need?

Working in one of our new state-of-the-art Opticians, you'll apply your qualification, substantial optical experience and strong customer focus to deliver great service to our customers. You will be a member of the General Optical Council (GOC). You will be someone who puts people at the heart of everything you do. By being warm and welcoming with colleagues and customers, building relationships and taking time to recognise others. You will always look for better ways of working, giving your best, and then exceeding expectations.

About the Company

Be part of UK’s leading multichannel retailer. Tesco Opticians is expanding across the UK, providing our customers with an extensive range of optical services.

If you're passionate about eye care and making a difference to as many people as possible, this is the chance to engage with a wide variety of issues in a truly professional environment. After all, as a world-leading retailer we want to ensure that our new Opticians business offers a world-class service.