Optical Assistant

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At Specsavers in Glenrothes, we have a clear-sighted vision to transform eye health in our community. As our next Optometrist you will have the opportunity to provide a first-class experience to every one of our patients. What’s on Offer?
  • Salary – Depending on experience.
  • Pension contribution.
  • Strong Rewarding Monthly bonus scheme.
  • Modern décor and latest equipment in store.
  • 29 days annual leave per annum (increasing to 34 day per annum).
  • 37.33 hours per week (Over 5 days – Monday to Sunday).
  • Team Driven, Friendly and Flexible store environment.
As an Optical Assistant, you will make sure every customer gets a great experience when they come into our store. It means listening to what they want, explaining our offers and products, and dispensing single vision, bifocal and varifocal lenses. You will work to NHS guidelines (as well as our own high standards), give good, clear advice and make a positive impression, thanks to your polite and professional approach. The ideal candidate will have experience working within a team environment and dealing with customers both face to face and over the telephone. Candidates will have experience of customer care, be organised, flexible and always willing to help. They will be adaptable to the needs to the customers and our business where no two days are the same. Optical expertise is preferable although not essential. This role offers a long term career opportunity and we will support and offer training wherever needed. To apply, please send a covering letter outlining why you are applying for the role and the experience you will bring to the role along with a copy of your CV. Job Types: Full-time, Permanent Schedule:
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability
COVID-19 considerations: COVID guidelines in place in adherence to NHS requirements.