Optical Assistant - Guildford

Optical AssistantGuildford, Hampshire Reference: ZOP2241
  • Independent Practice
  • Full time - 9am to 5.30pm
  • Up to £18,500 Plus Bonus Pro Rata
  • Excellent Progression

Optometry, Optical vacancies and Optical Assistant jobs in Guildford, Surrey. Zest Optical recruitment are currently seeking to recruit a full time Optical Assistant on behalf of an expanding group of independent in Surrey/Hampshire.   

My client is an expanding group of independent Opticians based in Surrey and Hampshire, and they are looking to recruit a full time Optical Assistant at their Guildford branch. The practice is part of a small group of independent Opticians who are planning a significant amount of growth in the future. The company is well known for its excellent levels of service and its range of eye care services on offer.


  • Meeting and greeting patients
  • Dispensing frames and lenses to all levels, including varifocals
  • Providing contact lens advice
  • Taking measurements and making any necessary adjustments
  • Booking appointments and dealing with admin
  • Ensuring excellent levels of customer service at all times


  • Previous experience of working as an Optical Assistant, Optical Advisor or Dispensing Assistant
  • Able to dispense spectacles
  • Enjoy building relationships with clients
  • Excellent communication skills: clear verbal and written communication with active listening skills
  • Able to deliver superb customer service
  • Able to work within systems and processes
  • Ability to learn and want to develop


Between £16,000 to £18,500 plus various company benefits.

The role is work 5 days a week,  9am to 5.30pm

To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV to rebecca.wood@zestoptical.com or call 0114 238 1726 for more information.


Contact: Rebecca Wood
Email: rebecca.wood@zestoptical.com
Telephone: 0114 238 1726