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Optical Advisor – Gloucester Road

Lynne Fernandes Optometrists are a family-run independent firm of opticians based in Bristol and Nailsea. We are looking to hire a full time Optical Advisor to work 5 days per week in our Gloucester Road practice.

Optical Advisor – Requirements

  • Previous optical experience essential (applications with no optical experience will not be progressed)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Natural sales ethic
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Friendly and outgoing
  • Good multi-tasker
  • Thirst for learning
  • Enthusiasm

Optical Advisor – Responsibilities

  • Meeting and greeting patients
  • Delivering exceptional customer service
  • Booking and managing appointments
  • Pre-screening patients
  • Advising and recommending frames and products
  • Processing cash and card transactions
  • Checking deliveries and maintaining stock control
  • Maintaining a clean, well stock and well-presented practice

Optical Advisor – Benefits

  • Hours: 5 days a week including most Saturdays, 8.45am to 5.30pm (no Sundays or Bank Holidays)
  • Salary: between £16,000 to £20,000 (depending upon your level of experience) plus bonus
  • 28 days holiday, pension, one free pair of spectacles per year, others at retail price, childcare vouchers, plus much more
  • Nice working environment
  • Working alongside 2 full-time Optical Advisors, a full-time Dispensing Optician and a Trainee Dispensing Optician, a Practice Manager, one full-time and two part-time Optometrists
  • Excellent career progression and training programme

This role may be subject to DBS clearance.

If you would like to join our warm, friendly professional team, please email your CV with covering letter to