Optical Assistant/Receptionist

Job details

Job type


  • United Kingdom (Required)

  • Optical Store: 1 year (Preferred)


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Company events
Company pension
Employee discount
On-site parking

Full Job Description

Join our team as an Optical Assistant, and you’ll discover why at Specsavers South Harrow, we pride ourselves on providing the foundation for exciting, long-term careers – a home where your previous optical expertise will be truly valued and where you’ll be given the opportunity to thrive. We’re looking for someone who has previous optical experience as an Optical Advisor or Dispensing Assistant – however we’ll continue to help develop and expand your knowledge. Some of the key tasks required include:
  • Listening to patients, and giving good clear advice, explaining suitable products & offers whilst understanding NHS procedures & applying our own high standards
  • Dispensing of lenses (single vision / bi-focal & varifocal)
  • Carrying out pre-screening examinations & working alongside the wider team in day to day running of clinics
  • Take measurements and support patients with collections, ensuring fit, comfort & accuracy of frames are checked thoroughly
  • Maintain delivery of excellent customer service at all times, playing a valuable part of a customer journey & successful retail team.
You’ve already demonstrated that you’re a natural when it comes to customer care, you’re articulate, good with people with an organised approach and always happy to help, so you’ll fit right in as a valuable member of our friendly store team, joining a business that’s going places. Job Type: Full-time Benefits:
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking
  • 8 hour shift
Supplemental pay types:
  • Bonus scheme
  • Yearly bonus
Ability to commute/relocate:
  • South Harrow: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)
Application question(s):
  • Have you ever worked in a Specsavers Store before?
  • Optical Store: 1 year (preferred)
Work authorisation:
  • United Kingdom (required)
Work Location: One location