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Are you the one? We're looking for an Optical Assistant to join our team.

At Urquhart Opticians, our mission is to make a difference to people’s life by improving their vision. We want to create meaningful relationships with our clients, to remain proudly independent and to show responsibility towards our team, clients and community.

Our expertise is in the delivery of the most comprehensive and personal eye care available to our clients. We take time to understand their unique lifestyle – how they live and what they do from the moment they open their eyes in the morning, until the moment they close them at night. Our personal approach ensures that we listen carefully and understand precisely their needs, offering solutions that solve their problems.

As an organisation, we are building a unique client experience and we are looking for an individual to join our growing team – one that is committed to the highest levels of client care and wants to be part of an aspirational organisation.

Role Purpose

To provide the highest levels of client care in every task that is undertaken. The role is to support the Optician in exceeding client expectations and to proactively deliver tasks that drive significant business value.

Personal Qualities:

·         A positive/can do attitude

·         Passionate about service and exceeding expectations

·         A people person with an outgoing personality

·         A flair for style and fashion

·         Confident in offering and recommending solutions to lifestyle problems

 You Will:

·         Guide clients in choosing the perfect pair of spectacles and offering our full product set

·         Fit client’s spectacles during collections – including any adaptations required

·         Use our practice management system to perform all functions of the role

·         Administrative work as required by the Optician

·         Maintain a strong knowledge of all products and services provided by the company

·         Call Handling – Inbound and Outbound

·         Processing and ordering of clients lenses from third party suppliers

·         Training of other staff members as required by the company

·         Cleaning of the practice as reasonably requested


 Depending on Experience + Bonus + Pension + Company Benefits


 5 Days with Saturday working a requirement




To apply for this role, please send a CV and Covering Letter stating why you would be a valuable addition to Urquhart Opticians to ptelfer@urquhart-opticians.co.uk.


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