Vacancy – Experienced Optical Assistant

Position: Experienced Optical Assistant
Location: St James’s Park, London SW1     
Hours: Part time or Full time role available
Contract: Permanent
Salary: dependent on experience

Unia Opticians is looking for an experienced Optical Assistant our join our
unique practice, based in the heart of St James’s Park, London.
We have been established for over 28 years and have a very loyal client base,
as well as attracting patients new to the area.
You will be joining a small and efficient team, who have a genuine
commitment to customer care. Please email your CV to
info@uniaopticians.co.uk

About the role

– Working as a team with a focus on high levels of customer service.
– Welcome/acknowledge all patients entering practice.
– Provide a comprehensive dispensing service and carry out collections,
adjustments, repairs.
– Be able to converse about contact lenses with knowledge of products and
services.
– Various admin tasks in conjunction with colleagues, such as spectacle and
contact lens ordering, NHS form submission, Standing order statement
checks.

Candidate Profile

-Previous optical and customer care experience
-Passionate and enthusiastic about offering great service
-Must be calm comfortable and confident at all times when talking to
patients
-Be able to listen and acknowledge requirements
-Strong team player
-Good administrative skills


Vacancy – Dispensing Optician

Position: Dispensing Optician
Location: St James’s Park, London SW1
Hours: Part time or Full time role available
Contract: Permanent
Salary: dependent on experience

Unia Opticians is looking for an experienced Dispensing Optician to join our
unique practice, based in the heart of St James’s Park, London.
We have been established for over 28 years and have a very loyal client base,
as well as attracting patients new to the area.
You will be joining a small and efficient team, who have a genuine
commitment to customer care.

As a Dispensing Optician with Unia, you will be required to provide a
genuinely personalised service with an excellent level of care. You must be a
qualified Dispensing Optician, registered or eligible to register with the GOC.
If you are interested in joining our team, or would like more information,
please email us with a copy of your CV to info@uniaopticians.co.uk

Candidate Profile:

· You must be a qualified Dispensing Optician and be a member of the
General Optical Council.
· You must be versatile and confident to adapt to every situation with strong
communication and listening skills, with experience of providing excellent
care and service.
· Be able to demonstrate industry knowledge of latest products and
developments, and preferably have some glazing skills.
A knowledge of contact lenses would be advantageous, when dealing with
telephone queries, and you may be required to carry out I&R appointments.
· Interest and passion to develop the business in all aspects.
· Desire and commitment to do the very best for patients and work with the
store team to provide outstanding service and care
· Have a patient focused, friendly personality vital to ensure we offer a
consistently impressive service.