Optical Assistant Receptionist job in Edinburgh

Birrell and Rainford Opticians Limited

What’s in it for you?

If you’re naturally interested in fashion, science, and a role where you can interact with new people daily, this role is for you.

Whether you’re an experienced Optical Assistant or not, we can provide you with the tools to develop your skillset and the opportunity to further your career as a result.

You’ll be working with amazing brands and cutting-edge equipment, all alongside our supportive and friendly team of experts.

Additionally, you will also have the opportunity to impact the lives of our patients in a positive and meaningful way.

A new pair of glasses can make a huge difference to patients, and there’s nothing more rewarding than seeing them smile as they leave us with the perfect pair of frames.

You will also receive:

  • Your birthday off work
  • No Sunday or bank holiday working
  • Free & regular CPD courses
  • Access to Simply Health (claim cashback on healthcare purchases)
  • Retail discounts
  • Cycle to work scheme

About the Role

Birrell Rainford is looking for a full-time Optical Assistant with administrative and reception skills to join us in delivering outstanding patient care. You will be an integral part of our team here, helping us drive our service offering forward.

We are also looking for someone who shares our dedication to putting patients first and spending the time needed to get to the bottom of their visual needs.

Equally important to us is the way you interact with patients. Providing a friendly, informative, and empathetic service is a must.

Ultimately, you must be an ambassador for our brand and profession within the local community.

Educating others about the benefits of independent eye care is an ongoing challenge and one that we look forward to meeting head-on with you as a part of our team.

About Us

Established in 2011, Birrell Rainford is an independent optometrist located in the West End of Edinburgh. As an independent opticians, we offering a range of clinical services in a family-friendly environment.

We are passionate about our local community; find us on the beautiful, cobbled William Street, surrounded by quirky, boutique independent retailers, bars, and restaurants.

We’re close to the business district and within walking distance of Haymarket Station.

Additional Information:

  • Opportunities to grow and develop within the practice
  • Working hours are: Monday to Friday
  • No Saturday working, however this may change in the future

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 £12.50

Salary – Min

GBP £11.44

  • Submit CV
  • Phone-Screen
  • Zoom Interview
  • Practice Visit
  • Offer Stage