Optical Assistant job in Nettleham

David Burghardt Vision Care

What’s in it for you?

Optical Assistant/Dispensing Optician

Full or Part Time

Salary dependent on experience

We are delighted to announce an exciting opportunity for an Optical Assistant/Dispensing Optician to join our growing team at David Burghardt Vision Care. As a premium, private practice, we’re looking for someone who will put the patient first, delivering the best care and experience. Previous optical experience is preferred but not required as we will provide training to best candidate.

About us:

David Burghardt Vision Care is a multi award-winning independent, private practice based in the village of Nettleham, close to the Cathedral City of Lincoln. Located in a 17th century stone cottage, the practice houses a state-of-the-art clinical suite, with the latest eye care technology, including Optos Optomap, Topcon Triton deep retinal OCT and Eye-light IPL treatment.

Our boutique dispensing suite showcases a collection of independent brands such as Lindberg, Face a Face and MOSCOT, with the team designing bespoke Rodenstock lenses using DNEye and Impressionist digital dispensing systems.

As a team our priority is our patients. We pride ourselves in offering expert eyecare and a first-class experience in a relaxed and friendly environment.

This role covers many areas within the practice, including:

  • Pre-exam retinal scans and imaging
  • Frame styling and spectacle dispensing
  • Collections, frame repairs and adjustments
  • Reception, telephone, and administration
  • Stock Management

Training will be provided covering all areas of the role, with the possibility for future professional qualifications for the right candidate.

You will also receive:

  • Friendly and relaxed working environment.
  • Support and training, both in practice and on external courses.
  • Eyecare for you and your family*.
  • New spectacles, sunglasses or contact lenses*.
  • Opportunity for professional development*.
  • Competitive salary, Bonus* and Pension*.
  • Simply Health membership*.
  • 1 in 4 Saturdays off*.
  • Birthday off*.

*Following completion of a successful probation period*

About the Role

You will share our values: Honest, Knowledgeable, Professional, Friendly.

You’ll be passionate about delivering an exceptional client experience.

Working with people comes naturally, with a lively, enthusiastic, and approachable personality. You’ll be ambitious and willing to learn new skills.

You will be comfortable recommending personalised products and services.

Working as part of our expert team, you will work well with others to achieve the best results.

Working hours: Full time or part time available to the right candidate.

Full Time: 38 hours over Mon-Fri 09:00 -18:00 Sat 08:30 – 12:30.

Part Time: Minimum 21 hours including Sat 08:30 – 12:30.

Our local community is part of our identity, and we regularly see the benefits our work has when we’re out in the area too

What’s Next?

Click apply below and we will ensure you are contacted as soon as possible by one of our team.

Salary – Max

GBP £10.52

Salary – Min

GBP £10.52

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