Optical Assistant – Trainee or Experienced – N3 area

Job details

£24,000 – £26,000 a year
Job type


  • Must have a full clean uk driving license (Required)


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Company pension
Employee discount
Store discount

Full Job Description

Role: Optical Assistant Salary: between £24,000 and £26,000 DOE Benefits: Car allowance of £2,400 per annum Hours – full time of part time Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm Area: North-West London If you have bucket loads of positivity and are kind and compassionate, then I would love to chat to you. A career in domiciliary is different gravy, it’s about making a massive difference to our patients’ daily lives by just being there, asking how they are, listening to their stories and giving them exactly what they need to make their sight better We can help you change careers, support you to discover and secure a new career in Domiciliary Optics. Are you a working parent who wants to work part time or full time that doesn’t include weekends? Maybe you are a student who is looking for a few days’ work whilst at University or College? Are you retired and looking for a role that keeps you busy, that you can enjoy and helps top up your pension? Or perhaps you love helping people and come from the Care Sector? Whatever your story we are looking for individuals that are kind, caring in nature and can become brand ambassadors for the London 8 Domiciliary Team. If you have a genuine kindness towards others, have great listening skills a natural flair for striking up a rapport with others then we can provide you will all the training, induction, and on-going support you need to retrain and become a Domiciliary Optical Assistant. You need to be able to drive as you also get out and about in the community with this role across the North West London Region. Your safety is important to us, you need to be double vaccinated due to the demographic of our patients and we will also apply on your behalf for an enhanced DBS check too, leave it all to us. Our commitment to you. Through effective communication with elderly and vulnerable adults, you will demonstrate a positive and professional manner which will be enhances with patience, respect, dignity, and empathy, both oral and written. You will learn how to conduct pre-testing and to dispense products to customers, this includes Single Vision, Bi-focal and Varifocals With training you will gain the confidence to carry out minor repairs and adjustments whilst on site. Through training you will learn how to complete the NHS GOS by eGOS or forms and have a sound understanding of the voucher values. Able to provide adequate business insurance cover for your vehicle and be a safe and confident driver. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent Salary: £24,000.00-£26,000.00 per year Benefits:
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Store discount
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends
Supplemental pay types:
  • Bonus scheme
COVID-19 considerations: Masks and uniforms to be worn. Licence/Certification:
  • Must have a full clean uk driving license (required)
Work Location: On the road