Position: Dispensing Optician

Location: Tenterden, Kent
Salary: £25,000 – £32,000 per annum depending on experience + £8,000 joining bonus (T&Cs apply) + team bonus 
Working Hours: Full time or part time hours considered 
Experience Level: This role is open to both newly qualified and experienced Dispensing Opticians who are registered with the GOC


Your future is clear at Specsavers Tenterden, where there’s always something exciting ahead.


Come and join our friendly team as a Dispensing Optician at Specsavers Tenterden, where we are at the height of customer care. Join us and help work to ensure every single one of our customers receives the very best patient experience. We’re community-focused and we need someone ready to use their passion, skills and experience to build on our ever-growing and loyal customer base.


Our Dispensing Opticians are the face of our clinic on the shop floor and an integral part of our store team, and we’re keen to support your continuted development and progression. 

We’re dedicated to our customers, but what really makes this role stand out is that we offer a workplace with a difference – where people grow both personally and professionally.


What’s on offer?

  • Salary between £25,000 – £32,000 per annum depending on experience 
  • £8,000 joining bonus paid after successful completion of probation (T&Cs apply)
  • Rewarding team bonus scheme 
  • 30 days annual leave 
  • Free Parking closeby to the store
  • Professional Fees Paid
  • Great place to work store
  • Continued support towards personal development and further accreditations 

The Role in a Nutshell:

  • Ensure that you provide good levels of customer service to customers at all times.
  • Liaise with Optometrists to ensure that each customer you dispense receives a consistent quality handover.
  • Manage aftersales service (including complaints and problem solving) in a customer service focused ‘can do’ manner.
  • Contribute to achievement of individual and team sales targets by demonstrating effective professional sales techniques.


Then there’s you

Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Dispensing Optician, we are searching for someone who shares our store’s ethos. Someone who wants to grow, develop and offer exceptional customer care along the way. We want a practitioner who prides themselves on their clinical judgment, that isn’t afraid of a hands-on approach and who is keen to get involved and build rapport with the rest of the team. In summary, we’re looking for a skilled Dispensing Optician to join us, be part of the team and assist in driving our practice forward.


Find out more

If you like the sound of this opportunity, get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it. Contact Lauren Singh on 07549 210919 or email lauren.singh@specsavers.com



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