Patient Management Assistant / Optometrist Assistant

This is a fantastic opportunity to establish your career in Optometry.  You will be joining an award-winning Optometry practice who are renowned for delivering exceptional service, knowledge and expertise to the greater Hawkes Bay region. This Optometry practice are the industry leaders in eyecare, you will be working with high fashion eyewear which is sourced from around the world (the eyewear is simply stunning). If you have a natural flair and an eye for style and fashion with the desire to establish your career in Optometry then this is the job for you, apply now!

The role of Patient Management Assistant / Optometrist Assistant is busy and varied.  You will undertake a range of duties and responsibilities including:

  • Patient management
  • Front of house duties; answering of the phones, meet and greet patients
  • Assist and support the Optometrists
  • Book patient appointments
  • Assist patients selecting eyewear
  • Administration
  • Trouble shoot and problem solve
  • Pre-test patients
  • Eyewear measurements, adjustments, fittings and repairs
  • Inventory and stock ordering
  • Customer service
  • Sales, receipt payments
  • Dispense lenses

To be successful in this role, you will have second to none customer service skills, outstanding professionalism and personal presentation, a natural flair and an eye for style and fashion, thrive working in a customer focussed role delivering exceptional service and expertise.  You will have a can do and willing attitude with a hunger for success.

As Patient Management Assistant / Optometrist Assistant, you will work a 40-hour week, working Monday to Friday 8.15am to 5.15pm and rostered Saturdays 9am-1pm, with rostered time off the following week.  This is a great opportunity to establish your career in Optometry; apply now!

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