Eye Health Information Assistant

Eye Health Information Assistant

Location: London, WC1H 9NE

Recruiter name: RNIB

Role: Optical assistant

Employer type: Independent, Industry, Multiple, Other

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: Full-time

Salary range: £20,000 - £29,999

Recruiter type: Direct employer

Closing date:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Eye Health Information Assistant to provide timely, accurate and effective information to enquirers.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Eye Health Information Assistant to provide timely, accurate and effective information to enquirers over the telephone and in writing, on specific eye conditions, treatments and eye health issues.

Your role will be to promote the service and assist in developing and improving the information available relating to sight conditions.

This position would be ideal for eye health professionals or someone who has experience working in a supporting role in optometry. You will have knowledge of a wide range of eye conditions, their treatments and the sources of support available. You will be familiar with the NHS, particularly knowledge of the structure and functions of the health service and the functions of professionals within the eye health field.

In exchange we offer a competitive salary, a stimulating and supportive working environment and a benefits package including:

  • 26 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays), which increase with service
  • Excellent pension schemes.

For further details and to apply, please click here.

Closing date for applications: Midnight 17 March 2019.
Interview date: TBC.

APPOINTMENT IS SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED CRIMINAL RECORDS CHECK AND RELEVANT BARRED LISTS CHECK.

We’re the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB Group) and we’re here for everyone affected by sight loss. Working for us means working for one of the UK’s biggest charities, supporting almost two million people living with sight loss in the UK.