Optical Assistant

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From £10.50 an hour
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Employee discount
Sick pay
Store discount

Full Job Description

Duncan & Todd Group is one of the leading optical and hearing care providers based in Scotland. In operation for over 40 years, our brands include: Duncan and Todd, 2020, Douglas Dickie, JM Macdonald, James Hughes, Browns, IC Andrew, and Smart Employee Eyecare. We are currently recruiting for a Optical Assistant to join our JM MacDonald Opticians & Hearing Care practice in Portree, Isle of Skye on a full time basis. The role comes with a wide range of responsibilities including the following:
  • Dispensing
  • Stock Control/replacement
  • Contact Lens Teaching
  • Frame adjustments
  • Performing clinical screening test
  • Minor admin work
  • Excellent customer service
  • Good optical knowledge and experience
  • Other ad hoc duties as and when required.
We offer a fast paced and dynamic working environment and we are looking for someone who enjoys a challenge, is a self starter and has exceptional interpersonal skills. Previous experience of working in an opticians practice is not essential as full training will be provided. As a company, we offer:
  • Competitive salary
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • 29 days annual leave FTE, inclusive of bank holidays
  • 2 free pairs of spectacles per year & generous discount for your family & friends
  • Access to high street discounts and other benefits through the Company employee benefits portal
  • The opportunity to work for a company that cares.
Having previous experience within the same or similar role is not essential, we are open to considering both trained and untrained applicants.