My Optician – Job posted 25/09/2017
Experienced Dispensing Assistant Required
Fantastic full time opportunity for an experienced, enthusiastic, customer service driven individual to work for our established independent practice in Coventry.
The ideal candidate must be proficient at all levels of dispensing, have excellent customer service skills and work well within a team. A strong candidate who has good sales skills and can help push the business forward. Candidate should also be able to build a good rapport with our customers and be presentable, very organised and have a positive, friendly and professional attitude. There is great scope and progression available if successful and support provided throughout.
The role on offer focuses on providing excellent patient care and will typically involve the following duties:
-Making recommendations to and advising patients on spectacle lens and spectacle frame options following their eye test with the resident Optometrist.
-Carrying out basic repairs to spectacle frames.
-Adjusting new and previously dispensed spectacle frames to ensure the most comfortable fit for patients.
-Managing the practice appointment diary giving consideration to patient appointment requests and staff availability.
-Giving patients demonstrations on how to insert and remove contact lenses.
-Processing deliveries and collections of stock.
-Administration and maintenance of patient records, databases, excel and NHS paperwork.
-General housekeeping duties to ensure the practice is clean, tidy and presentable.
-Other ad-hoc duties as and when required.
My Optician offers a fast paced, dynamic working environment so we are looking for someone who enjoys a challenge, is capable of hitting the ground running from day one, is a self starter and has exceptional interpersonal skills. In return we offer competitive pay and a supportive environment in which to develop your Dispensing skills and knowledge.
Please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org