Trainee Optical Assistant

Location: Ilkley

Working hours: Full time – 37.5 hours – Weekend working is essential 

Benefits: Specsavers perks, additional birthday day off, company sick pay depending on length of service, enhanced maternity & paternity pay and great career progression opportunities, free local parking and discount on glasses!

Full training provided


Have you ever considered a career in optics, are you passionate about retail and offering the best customer service?

Here is your opportunity to join a global company with local ownership!

Our trainee roles at Specsavers are not your ordinary sales positions – you will join the team as an Optical Assistant bringing your valued retail & customer service knowledge to meet the caring values and optical expertise of our brand, making sure every patient receives the best care in our stores.



· Welcoming customers into the store

· Booking in eye tests

· Using the latest up-to-date equipment to do general checks of the eyes, prior to seeing the Optometrist.

· Providing style advice

· Measuring frames

· Repairing/adjusting frames

· Taking phone calls


Specsavers prides itself on personal development & exciting long-term careers – supporting you to develop your knowledge of the optical world.

Please click Apply as this vacancy will close once, we have filled all available places.



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