Optical Assistant (HCT)

A brilliant new job opportunity has arisen for a dedicated Optical Assistant to work in an amazing modern specialist eye healthcare service based in the Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire 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 up to £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: 5360
To apply for this fantastic job role, please call on 0121 638 0567 or send your CV


  • Location: Newcastle-under-Lyme, England
  • Salary: Up to £21224 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Jupiter Recruitment
  • Posted: 07-Jul-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com