Optical Assistant vacancy

Optical Assistant position

We are looking for a full time preferably experienced, but not exclusively, optical assistant to work within an independent family run practice, established for 30 years and with a loyal customer base. You will be working alongside a friendly team of co-workers who are very customer focused. The hours are Monday to Friday 9-5.30, Saturday 8.30-2 with a day off in the week.


Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

The role requires looking after the reception, conducting pre-screens and contact lens teaches as well as dispensing and admin work. Working within a team is an important part of the role, ensuring that all aspects of the business runs smoothly and efficiently.


Requirements of the Optical Assistant

We are looking for someone with a friendly, flexible hard working personality who can work well in a team but also on your own, that wants to learn and progress. Ideally 6 months of optical experience but we will consider those with no experience if they have the skills and ability for the role. You will require strong communication skills and the ability to make sales plus Maths and English GCSE grade C. A positive attitude is essential.


negotiable depending on experience, 28 days holiday, including bank holidays.

To apply please email your CV to cathy@cats-optometrist.com