Join Our Team!

At Petticrew Optometrists, we aim to provide the very best level of eye care, the very best products, and the very best service available in any practice in Northern Ireland. We do this by helping all our team members to be the very best they can be and by listening to them to see how the business and their roles could improve. We want to create an exciting, creative, enthusiastic environment that is not only beneficial to our patients but also our team, and our suppliers but can also be fun at the same time. 

We are looking for a positive, assertive, resilient and capable individual with great energy, who is genuinely interested in people. We are not overly concerned about specific qualifications but more that all members of our team have a drive to learn and are eager to develop their knowledge and skills. We hope to offer our ideal candidate a foot in the door which will give them a first-class experience in both the healthcare and retail sectors. We want someone who will be such a good fit for our business and the role that they will find their job truly rewarding. 

The role of optical assistant in our organisation is full of variety and is ever changing. It involves a range of technical, clinical, administrative and sales tasks. Some of these include booking appointments, ordering glasses and contact lenses, selling frames, processing payments using a sage accounting system and handling patient queries in a variety of ways. The role requires a level of personal accountability, responsibility and competence which is why we offer continual training throughout the year. This also allows team members to develop their personal skills and remained engaged with the variety of tasks. 

What can we offer you? A foot in the door in both the retail and health sectors. 22.5 hours per week. A flexible part-time schedule that works for you. An opportunity to develop your prefered skills, meet monthly goals and achieve a healthy bonus paid cash each month.