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Optical Assistant - Thornbury

  • Job
    Entry Level / Graduate
  • Hospitality & Retail
  • Bristol
  • 3d left

AI generated summary

  • You need experience as an optical or dispensing assistant, a passion for customer care, knowledge of vision problems, eyecare, and products, good communication skills, an organized approach, and a willingness to learn and help others.
  • You will provide excellent customer service, listen to their needs, explain products, dispense lenses, follow NHS guidelines, and maintain a polite and professional manner.


  • To secure this role you will need previous experience as either an optical assistant or dispensing assistant and have a real passion for providing fantastic customer care.
  • We’ll continue to develop and expand your knowledge of vision problems, eyecare and our products. You’ve already demonstrated that you’re a natural when it comes to customer care, you’re articulate, good with people with an organised approach and always happy to help, so you’ll fit right in as a valuable member of our friendly store team, joining a business that’s going places.


  • As an Optical Assistant, you’ll make sure every customer gets a great experience when they come into our store. It means listening to what they want, explaining our offers and products, and dispensing single vision, bifocal and varifocal lenses. You’ll work to NHS guidelines (as well as our own high standards), give good, clear advice and make a positive impression, thanks to your polite and professional approach.


What are the opportunities for career development as an Optical Assistant in Thornbury?

With a business that’s constantly expanding, both in the UK and abroad, there are plenty of opportunities to expand your knowledge base and develop a successful career as an Optical Assistant in Thornbury.

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Mission & Purpose

Specsavers is a company that operates a chain of optical and hearing care stores. Their ultimate goal is to provide accessible and high-quality eye and hearing care services to individuals and communities. Specsavers' purpose revolves around delivering professional and affordable optical and audiology solutions, enabling people to access essential eye and hearing care, maintain their sensory health, and enhance their overall quality of life. Through their services and extensive network of stores, they aim to promote eye and ear health awareness, offer expert advice and products, and contribute to the well-being of their customers.