Are you well mannered, professional with around 5 years or more work experience? Would you like to join a friendly and fast growing independent opticians practice? If the answer is YES, please read on…

*Industry experience is not required as training will be given


You will love working in our clients opticians practice where you will...

  • Have 100% support for Career progression
  • Learn more about optics, eye health, dispensing and more
  • Build on your transferable skills into other jobs (customer service, team working, administration and management skills)
  • Contribute ideas to grow the business
  • Be able to take away designer glasses at cost price
  • Be rewarded a competitive salary with unlimited bonuses

The ideal candidate will...

  • Be able to work under pressure and multitask as a receptionist/ Optical advisor
  • Be positive and supportive towards clients, patients and other team members
  • Be comfortable speaking to clients on the phone to book them in for appointments
  • Be confident to sell over the phone and face to face
  • Flexible and willing to adapt on the spot
  • Be organised and efficient
  • Be willing to learn on the job
  • Be able to carry out administration tasks, paperwork & invoice reconciliation
  • Be comfortable using computers and learn how to use customer management systems

The job involves...

  • Technical work: Dispensing, measuring and fitting glasses, collections, customer advisory
  • Administration: NHS paperwork, stock management, tidying the store daily,
  • Sales: selling glasses, lenses, patient follow-up calls, etc

This role will begin with 2.5 full days a week plus some overtime during busy periods.

The role will then increase to 3.5-4 days a week from October 2021 when a current staff member will retire


Part-time hours initially: 20 per week, which will increase to 34 hours in October 2021

COVID-19 considerations:

All patients are carefully triaged on the phone and expected to sanitize their hands and wear face masks on arrival.

Staff must wear full PPE during work.

Locked door policy/ social distancing measures in place at all times for everyone's safety.

How to apply...

If you are interested in this position and would like to learn more then our client would love to hear from you! Please attach an up to date copy of your CV to the link provided and they will be in direct contact.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Perm
  • Rate: £9 - 12 per hour + DOE
  • Location: Billericay
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Secreterial
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: SO01
  • Posted: 2021-07-07 12:50:25 -

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