What you’ll do
Salary: Based on optics experience
Working Hours: Full time preferred, part time considered
Experience Level: Will consider experienced or newly qualified dispensing opticians
Specsavers in Nottingham are looking for an experienced or newly qualified Dispensing Optician to join them. The focus at this store, is about pulling together and working as a team to ensure that our valued patients have an excellent experience. Become our new Dispensing Optician at Specsavers in Nottingham – a highly successful store with a great reputation for staff progression and the very highest standards of customer care.
What’s on Offer?
- A competitive annual salary (depending on experience)
- A strong performance-based bonus scheme
- Holiday allowance of 33 days per year
- Private health and dental cover
- GOC and ABDO fees covered
- Pension contribution
- Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities
- Support with CET
- Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT
- Joining a large, vibrant store with a fantastic social scene
We are passionate about the clinical development of our team, and as our new Dispensing Optician, we would like to support you with extra courses and specialisms that interest you. If your ambitions are to become our next Contact Lens Optician, we’ll do everything we can to help you to get there!
Our Dispensing Opticians are an integral part of our store management team, so we’re keen to get you up to speed. With ILM courses, Pre-Reg supervision and the Specsavers Partnership scheme (Pathway) all available to explore. Along with your clinical and retail expertise – this will stand you in good stead if you choose to become a store director yourself one day.
We’re fully equipped with 12 test rooms, the latest clinical technology (including OCT), and a team which includes fully trained optical assistants, so everything is in place to let you focus on what you do best.
This position is in the vibrant city of Nottingham. With excellent transport links, it’s not uncommon for people to commute from far and wide. There’s something here for everyone: from shops, bars and restaurants to museums and parks for families to enjoy. As a Dispensing Optician in Nottingham, your client base will be very diverse – but with plenty of familiar faces of course.
Our store is an accredited Platinum Employer – this means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of the Specsavers drive to become a famous place to work. Stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards: Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement.
What we’re looking for
You’ll need to be a qualified and GOC registered Dispensing Optician with the drive, passion and the willingness to build upon our customer-focused culture. As part of our team, you’ll need to be able to provide a unique blend of customer care and professional excellence. You’ll need to demonstrate good attention to detail along with a passion for the community. Teamwork also forms a big part of our culture, so the ability to work well with others is essential.