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Optical Assistant

An exciting new job opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Optical Assistant to work in an amazing modern specialist eye healthcare service based in Warmley, Bristol area.

You will be working for one of UK leading health care providers

This is a modern, state-of-the-art eye hospital.

The facilities in this hospital are first-class and equipped with the latest technology


*You will have 6-12 months experience within an optical setting



As the Optical Assistant your key duties include:

  • Working alongside the clinical team in the day to day running of the clinics

  • Carrying out diagnostic examinations including pre and post-operative clinics

  • Preparing areas for clinical activity, ensuring all equipment is checked and ready for use

  • Act as an escort in Theatre supporting other clinical professionals and ensuring patients receive the highest quality of care during their surgery

  • Clean and store away equipment used

The following skills and experience would be preferred and beneficial for the role:

  • 6-12 months experience within an optical setting

  • Passionate about developing a career in Ophthalmology

  • Ability to provide friendly high-quality care for patients in a caring manner

The successful Optical Assistant will receive an excellent salary of £17,771 - £21,224 per annum.

This exciting position is a Full Time role for 37.5 hours a week on Days from 7.30am-5.30pm.

In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive the following generous benefits:

  • 23 days holiday (excluding bank holidays) - increasing with length of service

  • Company pension scheme

  • Continuous training and development programme

  • Bonus 1 - June - Up to 5% individual performance related bonus

  • Bonus 2 - February - hospital/company related bonus

  • Annual pay reviews and increases

Reference ID: 5130

To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV