Qualified Dispensing Optician


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Qualified Dispensing Optician

My client is looking for a team player who is a full-time Dispensing Optician within an easy commute to the City.
The Director has had this store for just over three years and already it has built up an enviable reputation of being the prat ice of choice, and the place to be employed!
Located in the heart of the capital, and well known for their comprehensive eye examinations and wide range of eyewear brands, further enhances the overall quality of the practice.

The right candidate will be confident and efficient in their role, providing patients with the best quality of care throughout their appointment and supporting the team in other roles and responsibilities within the practice.

You will advise patients on our wide range of frames and lenses, including style, weight and colour. You will also advise on how they should wear and care for their spectacles,
You will often be the first point of contact for patients, who can range from children to the elderly.

This is a 7 day per week business, so flexibility to work weekends is essential. Working hours are Monday – Saturday, 9am-5.30pm / Sunday, 11:00-17:00.

Responsibilities of the Qualified Dispensing Optician

As a Qualified Dispensing Optician, you will need to:

  • Interpret optical prescriptions written by optometrists or ophthalmologists.
  • Give advice to patients on lens type, frames, and styling.
  • Give advice on Contact lenses, including their care and use
  • Take the frame and facial measurements to ensure correct frame fit and positioning
  • Advise the partially sighted patients on the use of low vision aids
  • Advise patients when adjustments or repairs to spectacles.
  • Select, manage and order a range of optical products.
  • Order lenses from prescription laboratories.
  • Check lenses on delivery to ensure that they meet the required specifications.
  • Arrange and maintain displays.
  • Supervise and train team members.

You will be a smart dresser and maintain a high level of courtesy and professionalism with customers.

Compensation for the Qualified Dispensing Optician

For this role, my client is offering a competitive salary of up to £30,000, with a bonus scheme in place. You will be working 5 days in 7 days. You will be entitled to 31 days holiday (Inc bank holidays) + store discounts and other benefits.

To apply for this opportunity:
– Call Rueel at Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999
– Upload your C.V to www.inspiredselections.co.uk
– SMS your Name and Availability for a call to 07537417722