Job description

A MINIMUM OF TWO YEARS EXPERIENCE AS AN OPTICAL ASSISTANT IS ESSENTIAL.

Come and join our friendly team!  We are looking for a caring and positive person to deliver great customer service. You will have the opportunity to be involved in the business beyond just dispensing specs.  We value your ideas and input and encourage your passion!  Whether that's creating a window display or suggesting a new brand of frames stock, you will have the freedom to be creative!

Weekends would be 28 Saturday mornings (closing at 1:30 PM) per year. A part time position would also be considered.

Optical duties - spectacle frame adjustments, minor repairs, dispensing of spectacle frames and lenses. Ideally experience in contact lens teaches is desirable.

General reception duties - booking appointments, till sales, cashing up, ordering frames and contact lenses, stock take. Basic cleaning of surfaces and floors.

Application deadline: 30/10/2021

Expected start date: 01/11/2021

COVID-19 rules: As per the guidelines relevant to optical practices. Currently this requires infection control procedures and PPE (customers and staff are required to wear face masks)

Salary and Benefits

£18,533.00 annual or pro-rata depending on hours worked.


Benefits: Company pension, Employee discount, Signing bonus

If you would like an informal chat before applying please call 01332 872 872.

Please email your CV to darlingeyecare.opticians@nhs.net