SHOPS Monday-Friday: 9am – 8pm | Saturday: 9am - 7pm | Sunday: 11am - 5pm
RESTAURANTS Open until 10pm

SHOPS Monday-Friday: 9am – 8pm | Saturday: 9am - 7pm | Sunday: 11am - 5pm
RESTAURANTS Open until 10pm

My Centre: MK:

Full Time Optical Assistant at John Lewis

John Lewis & Partners

Full Time Optical Assistant at John Lewis
Full Time

Full Time Optical Assistant

  • John Lewis Opticians operated by David Clulow
  • Milton Keynes (MK9)
  • Competitive salary and additional benefits
  • 5 Hours per week including weekends
  • Fixed-Term Contract Until October 2023

 

The role of the optical assistant is to support the Optometrist and/or Dispensing Optician. You'll provide information to customers, working alongside optical professionals, to help select the best products and services to ensure they are able to see, look and feel better than they ever thought possible.

 

Major Duties & Responsibilities

  • Deliver excellent customer service and demonstrate a high degree of professionalism
  • Achieve sales and KPI targets while ensuring your patients receive the optical appliances they require
  • Know the products and brands as well as staying up to date with new launches and trends
  • Excellent attention to detail; interpreting prescriptions, inputting data and consulting with other team members when necessary
  • Assisting customers in selecting frames and lenses best suited for their lifestyle and prescription needs and taking accurate measurements when dispensing glasses
  • You may be required to perform more duties as requested by your line manager

 

Knowledge & Skills

  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Strong selling skills
  • Communication and listening skills
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Be able to carry out duties meticulously Education & Experience
  • No experience necessary as training will be provided on the job
  • GCSEs or equivalent
  • Previous Optical, Retail or Customer Service skills preferred but not mandatory

 

To Apply

If you feel you would be a good fit for our team, email a CV and covering letter to Matt at matthew.jenkins@uk.luxottica.com