Optical Assistant

Does working in a newly refitted and fast paced practice, that is highly patient focused, where targets are non existent, appeal to you?

Do you want to work for Directors that genuinely put their wellbeing and happiness of their staff first and foremost above all else?


If are you looking for an opportunity where you can grow both as a person and professionally this could be the opportunity for you.

Optical Assistant Position

This is a full time Optical Assistant position working for one of the UK’s largest and most successful optical groups. This company is dedicated offering some of very best training in optics. This busy store is well established and boasts a strong client base of both NHS and private and two days are never the same.

The management team are very team orientated and friendly and the team generally are very sociable with regular external events / occasions to add to the spirit of togetherness.

Now is a great time to join them with early next year they are extending the practice to include another testing room to bring them up to four which would open up your earnings potential.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

The role will entail the usual optical assistant responsibilities e.g. dispensing glasses to all levels, conducting pre-screen tests, contact lens teaches, frame styling and give patients advice on their options. However, you will be more than just a number and for your commitment you will be in a position to up some courses to get you ready for your future career.

Requirements of the Optical Assistant

My client is looking for applicants with at least 1 year of experience as an Optical Assistant ideally within a busy practice but not essential as they have a strong reputation for their training programs. The ability to dispense to all levels is essential with a friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic. A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.

Compensation for the Optical Assistant.

On offer is a very competitive salary of up to £22,000 (dependent on experience) + bonus & benefits, as well as the continued training opportunities.

To apply for this exciting opportunity:

– Call Shannon @ Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
– Upload your C.V to www.inspiredselections.co.uk
– SMS your Name and Availability to 07537417722

What happens next?

Once you have applied, one of the experienced team at Inspired Selections will give you a call to discuss the role in more detail.
They will also go over your previous experience from your CV and your current situation to make sure you have the relevant experience and match what the client is looking for.
Once this has been discussed leave it to us and we will arrange the meeting for you.