Trainee Dispensing Optician

What you’ll do

Trainee Dispensing Optician

Byres Road, Glasgow

Salary: Based on experience 

Bonus:  Up to £100 per month If sales targets met

Working Hours: Full time or part time considered

Experience Level: Will consider trainee or experienced professionals.


Specsavers in Byres Road are looking for a new Dispensing Optician. On the back of substantial and on-going growth, we’re seeking an ambitious Dispensing Optician to join our dynamic team at Specsavers in Byres Road. Be part of our continued success at one of the leading opticians in this fantastic area.

 What’s on offer?

•                 A strong performance-based bonus scheme

•                 Holiday allowance of 28 days per year

•                 Private health and dental cover

•                 Pension contribution

•                 GOC/ABDO fees covered

•                 Outstanding clinical and professional development opportunities

•                 Support with CET

•                 Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT

•                 Alternate weekend working available

•                 Based in a great location for footfall

•                 Joining a warm, friendly store with a great social scene.


We’re fully equipped with 3 test rooms, the latest clinical technology (including OCT), and a team of 25 – which includes fully trained optical assistants, so everything is in place to let you focus on what you do best.


Our location

This position is in the vibrant city of Glasgow with excellent transport links, it’s not uncommon for people to commute from far and wide. There’s something here for everyone: from shops, bars and restaurants to museums and parks for families to enjoy. As a Dispensing Optician in Glasgow your client base will be very diverse – but with plenty of familiar faces of course.

What we’re looking for

You’ll need to be a qualified and GOC registered Dispensing Optician with the drive, passion and the willingness to build upon our customer-focused culture. As part of our team, you’ll need to be able to provide a unique blend of customer care and professional excellence. You’ll need to demonstrate good attention to detail along with a passion for the community. Teamwork also forms a big part of our culture, so the ability to work well with others is essential.


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