Optical Assistant

Looking for a new opportunity?
Want to be part of an exciting, dynamic team?


Do you get a buzz out of talking to people and helping them out? Are you proud of your ability to organise and multi task? Do you want to join a team of committed, like-minded people? Would you like to start in a job where there are opportunities for career development? Do you have an interest in style and design? If so this could be the perfect opportunity and career for you!

We are an independent stylish optical practice established over 40 years with an exciting and motivated close knit team and we have recently refitted the practice to create a fresh and modern atmosphere, beautifully designed to showcase our frames. We stock an interesting range of products, from bespoke eyewear to boutique French frames and quality Danish design.

Our established team strive to offer a great service and high end, quality products.

While we are a busy practice, our efficient team work hard to keep things running smoothly and offer the service that our discerning customers have come to expect. As part of this team you would always put the customer first and go out of your way to ensure the perfect customer journey delivering your expertise and knowledge to the highest standards. We deliver ongoing training to all our staff to meet these aims.

You are friendly, professional, smart, polite, approachable and work well within a team. You will have a passion for helping people and delivering the best customer service and fulfilling your potential in this interesting and diverse field.

You will have experience of dispensing a range of spectacle lenses including single vision and varifocals but will have a qualified Dispensing Optician to defer to and further learn from. 

You will offer all our customers the best service, clinical care and sales experience, and will enjoy the prospect of being part of our dynamic team. If you wish to pursue a clinical role further there is the opportunity to progress to be a fully qualified Dispensing Optician.

Along with an excellent salary we offer an achievable bonus, 1 free pair of spectacles or sunglasses per year, Discounts for friends and family, Company Xmas Meal, Company Training Days and time to go to conferences or outside training schemes on a discretionary basis.

5 days over a 6 day week, Monday to Saturday
No Sundays or Bank Holidays
Competitive salary, commensurate with skills and experience
28 days holiday, including bank holidays
Company Bonus scheme
Opportunities for Optical training
Workplace pension
Childcare vouchers

Salary Range £18,000 - £21,000 depending on experience

If you would like to join our warm, friendly, professional team, please email your CV to kathryn@kathrynanthony.co.uk. We will delighted to hear from you.