Full Time Optical Assistant - South London

Optical Assistant South London Reference: 2269a
  • 2 Independents
  • 5 Days A Week
  • 9am to 5.30pm
  • Up to £19,000

Optical Assistant vacancies and Optical Advisor jobs based in South London. Zest Optical recruitment are working with an Opticians based in South London to hire a full time Optical Assistant.

My client owns two independent Opticians in South London (Close to Norwood and Thornton Heath) and they are looking for a full time Optical Assistant to work between both branches. The practices themselves focus on offering a quality, patient focused service and have an excellent reputation in the area.


  • Meeting and greeting patients
  • Dispensing frames and lenses to all levels, including varifocals
  • Taking measurements and making any necessary adjustments
  • Booking appointments and dealing with admin
  • Ensuring excellent levels of customer service at all times
  • Basic Glazing


  • Previous experience of working as an Optical Assistant, Optical Advisor or Dispensing Assistant
  • Able to dispense spectacles
  • Passion to work for an independent Opticians
  • Enjoy building relationships with clients
  • Excellent communication skills: clear verbal and written communication with active listening skills
  • Able to deliver superb customer service
  • Ability to learn and want to develop


Between £16,000 to £19,000

The role is to work 5 days a week including Saturdays with working hours being from 9am to 5.30pm (3pm on a Sat)

To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV to rebecca.wood@zestoptical.com or call 0114 238 1726 for more information.


Contact: Rebecca Wood
Email: rebecca.wood@zestoptical.com
Telephone: 0114 238 1726