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  Salary : £30,000-35,000 p.a.  Location : Leicestershire

Flame Health - Optometry - Optical Area Manager - Leicester

£30,000 - £35,000 + paid mileage
5 days per week

A fantastic opportunity has arisen within a family run, well-established independent practice based in Leicester for a qualified Dispensing Optician to work as an Optical Area Manager. You will be required to work 5 days per week to include a Saturday.

Reporting to Company Director you will be overseeing several branches in central Leicester and the outskirts, engaging with the branch team in continued training, coaching, development and motivation. You will be required to set an example to staff through your own behaviour in regards to standards of professionalism, behaviour, attitude and output.

Other duties
· Facilitate documented staff appraisals and performance reviews at regular levels.
· Identify and highlight new areas where practice improvements can be made with recommendations for suitable action.
· Address customer complaints and employee satisfaction issues.
· Daily clinic management and ensuring the patient journey is right for both the business and patients.
· Use every opportunity to network to improve the presence and reputation of the branch and company.
· Ensuring regular meetings are held with contact lens reps and frame reps.
· Line manager to all in practice staff
· Oversee management of staff work rota
· Oversee marketing and promotions
· Oversee website maintenance and social media content

The ideal candidate will be a qualified Dispensing Optician, be confident, be reliable and have previous management or supervisory experience. Evidence of having developed and nurtured growth both in team members and also in the practice turnover. Excellent organisational and communication skills are also a must.

To apply for this Optical Area Manager Job or enquire about additional Optometry Job opportunities in the Leicestershire area - contact Flame Health Freephone on 0800 085 0858 or if calling from a mobile on 01158 114488 alternatively email

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