Optician recruitment agency listing

The role of an optician is usually based within retail units in shopping centres and high streets, where members of the public go to get their eyes tested and buy spectacles and contact lenses. Staff members usually work in practices which are either independent or belong to a national or regional chain.

Dispensing opticians are responsible primarily with working with customers and patients. They are the employed to fit glasses and contact lenses to the wearer and deal with prescriptions, working alongside eye surgeons and optometrists to ensure people are getting the right eye care and eye wear.

Recruitment agencies advertising for ideal opticians look for a variety of qualities in a candidate. Those looking for employment in this field should be a member of the General Optical Council and have passed the relevant exams from the Association of British Dispensing Opticians.

Entry routes into the profession include full time education to obtain the qualifications or learning on the job alongside studying. Salaries for staff in these vacancies start at about £15,000 and go up to £25,000. Managers and higher qualified workers can earn up to £35,000. Hours of work are usually office hours and Saturdays and desirable skills include an ability to deal with mathematical and scientific information, good communication skills and attention to detail.

14 Recruitment Agencies found

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Athena Recruiting Services Ltd

Recruiting nationwide for large, growing organisations who have daily referrals and need constant support and new staff on a daily basis due to there rapid growth. from Support Workers, Care Assistants, RGN's, RMN's, RNLD's through to registered managers on a temporary and permanent basis. We also supply the same level of excellence within independent homes, Athena are proud to say that we won Excellence in Healthcare 2015 award

East Anglia, Home Counties Office Suite 72, Weston Business Centre, Hawkins Road, Colchester, Essex, CO2 8JX

Service Care - Health & Social Care Division

Service Care Health provides a professional and reliable recruitment service, offering dependable staffing solutions to a wide variety of clients nationwide. We focus on offering a tailored, dedicated service, supplying both Allied Health Professionals and Nursing Staff to private clients and NHS trusts across the United Kingdom.

UK -wide Unit 295, 27 Colmore Row, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 2EW

Hammond Clarke

The demands on the Health Care industry are greater than ever and Hammond Clarke understands the need to find the most competent staff in the field. Working with us affords clients access to over 10K active candidates as well as a wealth of industry knowledge to deliver for all Health Care positions. Supplying for the areas such as Mental Health, Nursing Homes and the NHS, we work nationwide with a specialist focus on the South East.

UK, Europe, Middle East First Floor, Radius House, 51 Clarendon Road, Watford, Herts, WD17 1HP

Time Recruitment Solutions Ltd

Time Recruitment are one of the UK's leading independent recruitment firms with offices in Manchester, London and Birmingham. Specialising in four key recruitment sectors, we have seen phenomenal growth since our launch in 2002. Our specialist sector knowledge combined with our understanding of the marketplace has allowed us to develop strong relationships with both our clients and candidates.

UK One Victoria Square, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 1BD