Customer Service/Optical Apprentice

Location: Southwell
Employer: Optique of Southwell
Weekly pay: £161.25
Closing date: 31 May 2021
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Short description

Join this optical provider as a valuable addition to their team. In the first instance you will learn to provide first class service to their patients, in the longer term you will be given the opportunity to undertake optical assistant training as an addition to the role.

Full description

We are a new friendly independent opticians in Southwell, Nottinghamshire. Optometrist Allan and Dispensing Optician Rowena, have both 20 years' experience in ophthalmic eye care services. Our opticians owned practice allows us to give you the very best in affordable eye care. Using the latest in eye examination technology allowing our optometrist to perform our eye tests to perfection.

  • Welcoming patients to the setting
  • Booking appointments
  • Helping young patients to feel at ease
  • Creating new patient records
  • Updating and scanning records onto patients record system
  • Setting up diaries for clinics
  • Carrying out basic spectacle repairs
  • Helping patients to understand accessories or consumables that may be required
  • Housekeeping which is enhanced
  • Helping people to choose spectacles if required

As additional duties, you will be trained to use the ‘field' machine. This is part of the welcome to the practice and a pre-test to the actual optical exam.

This is a role that is very important to the provision. Having their patients feel safe and welcome is a huge part of their service.

When you have settled into the role and are happy with your development, the employer is keen to pay for the optical assistant training that is delivered via online lessons.

Applicants will be required to attend an Assessment Centre with Vision Apprentices as part of the screening process.

The employer reserves the right to close this vacancy early should a suitable candidate be identified prior to the published closing date

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