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Trainee Dispensing Optician

We have roles for a Trainee Dispensing Optician to work in-branch

  • To work within the Hampshire, Berkshire, Surrey, Wiltshire or Kent areas (our branches are shown here)

 

Love to learn?

Working with Leightons’ Dispensing team, you’ll learn from the best. Our dispensing opticians can arm you with all the skills that you need to find the right frame for each face.

PRODUCTS.  From world-renowned eyewear brands to independent boutique products and cutting edge lens technology, we know that enjoying your job comes from working with brands you love.

CARE.  Clinical excellence is at our heart, so we are always investing in making sure that doesn’t end when someone leaves the consulting room. That’s why we’re rolling out the ZEISS i.Terminal Mobile across our stores, so every customer enjoys a fitting experience as professional and precise as the lenses they are measured for.

SUPPORT.  Our DOs work with highly trained optical assistants and are supported by a bespoke training academy, CET provision and a dedicated Professional Services team.

OPPORTUNITY.  Ready to step up in your career? As a dispensing optician with Leightons, you may also have the opportunity to join the leadership team as a Branch Manager in the future. As a leader in the business, you can help shape the success of the branch, define the customer experience and influence the products you sell.

 

As well as a great environment full of beautiful products, you’ll receive a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package, including:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life cover 2 x salary or 4 x salary if in the pension scheme
  • 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Staff discounts

 

Who we look for

There are all kinds of people working at Leightons, but we find they broadly fit into the same kind of mould:

  • People who care about other people
  • People who listen
  • People who want the best for the business and its customers
  • People who adapt to change easily and aren’t content to sit still
  • People who are motivated and driven and want to be the best they can be
  • People who are fun to work with
  • People who love life and want to help others live it to the full

 

Think you’ll fit right in? Then get in touch.

Either apply directly or, if you’d prefer to have a confidential discussion or meeting before applying, email us at recruitment@leightons.co.uk or call 01252 823419.