Dispensing Optician Practice Manager (Job ID: 200622-2505) Tunbridge Wells, England

Dispensing Optician Practice Manager


Tunbridge Wells

£34,000 + lucrative bonus

+ Exclusive benefits package

High-end Independent

30–45-minute test times



Job ID: 200622-2505


Are you an experienced Dispensing Optician searching for a new and exciting management position? This may be the role for you! We are actively searching for a Practice Manager to join our client’s team, situated in Tunbridge Wells.


The practice is an extremely successful, high-end independent chain that is family-owned, and family run and believe their people are the key to success and longevity.


They thrive off customer satisfaction, offering longer testing times to provide a higher quality clinical assessment. This guarantees you have the time required to offer a truly fantastic customer journey by taking detailed accounts of each patient's visual, lifestyle and vocational needs.



This is an ideal position of an experienced Dispensing Optician with a strong commercial mindset. You will need to possess strong communication skills with a proven track record in people management, ensuring you are able to lead, motivate and guide the team.


Key Advantages


  • Up to £34,000 basic salary + Lucrative bonus & exclusive benefits


  • 30-45 minute testing times


  • Working with unique brands – Maui Jim, Oakley, ProDesign Denmark, Lindberg, Silhouette, Tom Ford and many more


  • Continuous advances in technology and equipment including OCT, Optomap alongside a very efficient computerised management system


  • Running specialist clinical services including; Myopia Management, Emergency Eye Care, Dry Eye Assessment, Coloured Overlay Assessment, Specialist contact lenses, Hearing and ear care services


  • Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays


  • No late nights as the practice closes at 5:30pm


  • Benefits including: Professional fees / Pension / Quarterly bonus structure / Private Healthcare / Gym contribution / Staff discounts


  • 2 very spacious test rooms within a truly patient focused clinical environment with no commercial pressure


  • Regular internal and external training arranged offering a bespoke training academy, CET provision and a dedicated Professional Services team


  • Relaxed, high-end setting within a spacious and beautifully presented working environment


Details and requirements


  • Hours: Monday – Friday (09:00am - 17:30pm) Saturday (9:00am - 17:00pm) closed Sundays & Bank Holidays


  • Full or part time position considered


  • Qualified Dispensing Optician


  • Eligibility to work in the UK and GOC Registered


Salary and benefits


  • Up to £34,000 + Lucrative bonus & exclusive benefits


  • Benefits included: professional fees / pension / quarterly bonus structure / Private Healthcare / Gym contribution / staff discounts


  • 25 days holiday + 8 BH (33 in total)


Core responsibilities


As Practice/Branch Manager, you will report directly into the Area Manager with the goal of enhancing branch growth whilst maintaining staff and customer relationships.


  • Managing the customer relationships, ensuring customer levels of satisfaction remain at their targeted level
  • Deliver business results by promoting strategies within branch to enhance performance
  • Planning for the future - Setting and achieving realistic business goals by establishing priorities, actions and milestones
  • Guiding your team, ensuring they remain motivated and continue to excel within their defined roles


Apply for this role by sending your CV or for more details and to have a confidential chat.

Email: lukeshearstone@major-recruitment.com Call: 07881287964