Apprentice Optical Receptionist- Paul Adler Optometrist- Hitchin
This is an exciting opportunity to join a fantastic business as a Receptionist
Duties will include
The successful applicant will be expected to greet patients
Answer the telephone to general enquiries
Deal with incoming & outgoing post.
Smart appearance with a nice smile, enthusiastic, respectful, flexible and reliable with good time keeping.
Have the ability to maintain discretion & keep patient & employer confidentiality
Future Prospects: Full time Receptionist position may become available on completion of apprenticeship, but is dependent on company needs.
Other information: An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS) will be required before appointing any individual.
Employer Description: A small, but busy independent optical practice. We pride ourselves in optimum service & care for our patients using specialist equipment & testing techniques which set us apart from other Opticians.
Skills Required:Well spoken with good communication skills, computer Literate, neat handwriting, attention to detail, willingness to learn.
Personal Qualities: Smart appearance with a nice smile, enthusiastic, respectful, flexible and reliable with good time keeping. Have the ability to maintain discretion & keep patient & employer confidentiality.
Qualifications Required: English & Maths at Grade C or above.
The apprenticeship training is provided by First4Skills and is 100% work based learning. There is no need to worry about travelling to a college as all of our Area Trainers will visit you at your place of employment on a monthly basis.
The apprenticeship will be for a minimum of 12 months and will consist of an NVQ, Technical Certificates & Functional Skills in Maths and English.