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Job Opportunity: Optical Assistant – Duncan and Todd Group, Thurso

  • Part Time,  working an average 18.75 hours per week
  • Week 1- Thursday and Friday (15 hours)
  • Week 2- Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday (22.5 hours)


Duncan & Todd Group is one of the leading optical and hearing care providers based in Scotland. In operation for over 50 years, our brands include: Duncan and Todd, 2020, Douglas Dickie, JM Macdonald, James Hughes, Browns, IC Andrew, and Smart Employee Eyecare.

We are currently recruiting for a Optical Assistant to join our Duncan & Todd practice in Thurso on a part time basis.

The role comes with a wide range of responsibilities including the following:

  • Reception
  • Dispensing
  • Hearing Care Screening
  • Stock Control/replacement
  • Contact Lens Teaching
  • Frame adjustments
  • Performing clinical screening tests
  • Minor admin work
  • Excellent customer service
  • Good optical knowledge and experiences
  • Other ad hoc duties as and when required

We offer a fast paced and dynamic working environment and we are looking for someone who enjoys a challenge, is a self starter and has exceptional interpersonal skills. Previous experience of working in an opticians practice is not essential as full training will be provided.

As a company, we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • 29 days annual leave FTE, inclusive of bank holidays
  • 2 free pairs of spectacles per year & generous discount for your family & friends
  • Access to high street discounts & other benefits through the Company employee benefits portal
  • The opportunity to work for a company that craes.

To apply, please visit HERE.

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