Trainee Contact Lens Optician

What you’ll do

Specsavers in Manchester Arndale are looking for a talented Dispensing Optician, who is keen to go on to the Contact Lens Optician Course! We’re a community-focused store dedicated to ensuring that every one of our customers receives an excellent patient experience. We’re seeking a Dispensing Optician ready to use their passion and knowledge to help us build on our ever-growing and loyal customer base. Join us at Specsavers in Manchester Arndale where we deliver the very best in customer care.


What’s on Offer?

  • Outstanding annual salary
  • Full time and part time hours

  • NO late nights

  • Dedicated Contact Lens area in store!

  • 33 days holiday (inc bank holidays)

  • GOC fees paid for 
  • Dental and health cover available

  • Specsavers Perks – discounts or cashback at almost 1000 retailers

  • Exceptional clinical and professional development opportunities
  • Access to cutting-edge clinical technology, such as OCT


We are passionate about the clinical development of our team, and as our new Dispensing Optician, we would like to support you with extra courses and specialisms that interest you. If your ambitions are to become our next Contact Lens Optician, we’ll do everything we can to help you to get there!

What we’re looking for
Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Dispensing Optician, the right person for this position will be confident, possess a strong worth ethic and a willingness to succeed. You’ll be passionate about your job and enjoy a fast-paced environment. We are looking for a Dispensing Optician who will go the extra mile for our customers and someone who encourages their colleagues to do the same. In summary, we’re looking for a high calibre resident Dispensing Optician to join us and assist in driving this excellent practice forward.