Our Vacancies

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Optometrists

Vacancies

Midlands

Alsager/Crewe | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Chesterfield | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Erdington/Northfield | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Hoddesdon | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Leominster/Bromyard | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Whitchurch | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Wolstanton | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

North East

Barnsley/Mexborough | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Cottingham | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
HUddersfield | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Leeds Hunslet | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Ripon/Thirsk | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Thirsk | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

South

Blandford | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Bridport | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Broadstone | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Fishponds/Bedminster | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Herne Bay | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Penzance/Newquay | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Ringwood | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Southampton Area | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Southampton Hedge End/Bitterne | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Weston-Super-Mare | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Winton/Westbourne | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

East

Brandon | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Diss | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Harwich | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Norfolk | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Peterborough | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
South Lincolnshire (Stamford) | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

North West

Cheadle | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Poulton/Thornton | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Rhyl | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Salford/Altrincham | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Wallasey | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Central

Didcot | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Royston | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Rushden | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

London

Leyton Lea Bridge Road | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Paddington/Mill Hill | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Walthamstow Hoe Street | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Contact Lens Opticians

Vacancies

London

East London | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Enfield/Palmers Green | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

East

Norwich/Norfolk | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Suffolk/Cambridgeshire | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Midlands

South Birmingham | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

North East

South Yorkshire | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Pre-Registration Optometrists – Application

Pre-registration application July 2024

The pre-registration year is an intensive year full of growth as you transition from university to full time work, studying for assessments and finally becoming an all rounded clinician.

Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care are looking for passionate enthusiastic individuals who are pro-active, self-motivated and work well within a team to provide the highest standard of care and service to our customers.

What can you expect?

Your pre-registration year with Scrivens typically entails the following:

  • Eye examinations
  • Contact lens fitting
  • Dispensing
  • Hospital experience

This role requires an individual to put their all into succeeding in their pre-registration year. We are committed to working with you to make your pre-registration experience rewarding and enjoyable. You will receive dedicated time with the professional services team, your branch and your supervisor. This will allow you to review your strengths and identify areas where you require more development.

As a family-run company, we pride ourselves in committing valuable time to all of our staff for career progression and opportunities, in turn creating dedicated individuals. We are at the forefront of optical development, continually updating our product ranges and providing you with a chance to work with a unique range of products.

If this sounds like what you are looking for and you would like to start your career with a well-established family-run company, please complete the application form below to apply. We are excited to hear from you!

Pre-Reg Application (Three Locations)

Form for Pre-Reg Optoms to register their interest

  • Max. file size: 20 MB.

Trainee Contact Lens Optician

Hearing Aid Audiologists

Vacancies

South

Bristol Area Medical Centres | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Portsmouth | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Midlands

Coventry/Warwickshire Medical Centres | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Herefordshire Medical Centres | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Lichfield | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Mobile Domiciliary East/West Midlands | Full Time | Deadline: 07/06/2024 Apply
South Derbyshire Medical Centres | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Worcester | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 07/06/2024 Apply

North East

Malton/Ripon/Thirsk | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

East

Norwich Area Medical Centres | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

North West

Sheffield | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Central

Tilehurst | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Witney/Oxfordshire | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Trainee Hearing Care Assistants

Vacancies

Central

Hertfordshire Medical Centres | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

East

North Lincolnshire | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Midlands

Rugeley | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Wax Removal Clinician

Vacancies

North West

Blackpool | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Work Placements

Scrivens provides an NHS and private Optical and Audiology services and are able to provide clinical placements and work experience for trainees/students.

Please complete your details below if you would like to be considered for a clinical placement in our hearing service.

Branch Managers

Vacancies

Central

Banbury | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Midlands

Biddulph | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Burslem | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Chesterfield | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Hoddesdon | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Shirley, Stratford Road | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Stone | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Weoley Castle | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

East

Colchester | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
North Walsham | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Stamford | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

South

Haywards Heath | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

London

Rushden | Full or Part Time | Deadline: No Deadline Apply

North West

Salford | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Sheffield Glossop Road | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Widnes | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Assistant Branch Managers

Vacancies

South

Newquay | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Wimborne | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Trainee Sales Advisors

Vacancies

Central

Bicester | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
High Wycombe | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Milton Keynes | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Royston Howes | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Tilehurst | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

East

Bourne | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Midlands

Chapel-en-le-Frith | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Halesowen | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Hamstead | Part Time | Deadline: No Deadline Apply
Whitchurch | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Wolverhampton | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

South

Clifton | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Dorchester | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Herne Bay | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Midsomer Norton | Full Time | Deadline: No Deadline Apply
Penzance | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Portsmouth Area | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Weymouth | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Wimborne | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

London

Finchley | Full or Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Kentish Town | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Leyton, Lea Bridge Road | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Paddington | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

North East

Horsforth | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Pocklington | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

North West

Salford | Part Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply
Sheffield, Orchard Square | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Head Office Roles

Vacancies

Head Office – Accounts Payable Administrator

This is an exciting opportunity to provide support in the accounts payable department.

Whilst reporting to the Accounts Payable Supervisor your duties will require you to assist the Accounts Payable Supervisor to ensure that all suppliers invoices are processed correctly and the suppliers are paid on time in order to minimise disruption to the supply chain. This is achieved by timely processing all invoices, resolving discrepancies, reconciling supplier statements, keeping ledger records up to date and paying to the agreed terms.

The successful applicant will have previous accounts payable/office experience, excellent written and oral communication skills, be able to deal with high volumes and good use of Microsoft packages, namely Word and Excel.

Accounts Payable Administrator | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Head Office – Accounts Receivable and Credit Control Administrator

Scope and Remit of the Role:

The primary objective of the AR and Credit Control Administrator role is to assist the AR Supervisor to manage the process of recording accurate posting and receipting sales in our company systems. To achieve this, the AR and Credit Control Administrator will support in maintaining the timely collection and recovery of outstanding debt, ensuring that procedures and processes are followed to minimise the risk of bad debts.

Key Responsibilies:

  • Perform the duties of the role, delivering upon accountabilities to achieve goals, deadlines and targets
  • Assist AR Supervisor in administrating the overall departmental tasks
  • To collect monies owed to the business in respect of sales by the company
  • To Assist AR Supervisor in preparing and reviewing periodic age debtors report
  • Ensure AR debts are chasing in time and any audit discrepancies are raised in a timely manner
  • Continually deliver excellent customer service through day-to-day activity
  • Understand and promote the value of cross functional teamwork
  • Processing order cancellations and re-instatements
  • Allocating customer payments and dealing with customer queries
  • To log, review and process customer refunds as per the Company’s refund policy
  • Assist with reconciliation of undelivered orders and maintain the unbilled orders reconciliation
  • Reconcile sales ledger postings for the period end purposes
  • To monitor the collection of the company’s optical and hearing sales debts in the event of a default follow up with the relevant parties as per the company procedures
  • To record all debt chasing activity in ‘Notes’ within the Sage system and the ADR sheet
  • To create invoices for the AR for Hospital vouchers and ‘request to invoice’ for the Cashiers department and to forward Hospital vouchers on to the hospital after logging them on the Excel
  • Ad hoc administration duties as allocated by the Accounts Department
  • Provide cover for finance staff during absences

Key Attributes:

  • Experience in Accounts Receivable/Credit Control or a similar role
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent written communication skills with professional telephone manner
  • Ability work well under high volumes of work

Accounts Receivable and Credit Control Administrator | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Head Office – Estates Surveyor

Basis: Full-time, Permanent
Schedule: Monday – Friday
Location: Five Ways, Birmingham
Level: Trainee/Graduate

About the role:

Scrivens Property Department are looking for an Estates Surveyor, reporting into

the Head of Property, to work within the team to help manage its operational and

commercial property portfolio. The role primarily offers Property Management

and Lease Advisory (Landlord and Tenant) experience, with some Leasing and

Letting. The role will be based at Scrivens Head Office in Birmingham.

You will have responsibility for:

  • Day-to-day property management of the businesses property portfolio comprising of retail stores together with sublet commercial and residential properties. You’ll also have the opportunity to get involved in lettings and delivering new income opportunities.
  • Negotiating the best commercial terms in the market on all aspects of property management and rental transactions.
  • Financially appraising and evaluating property transactions, preparing and presenting approval papers.
  • Assisting in the preparation of the annual property budget and monitoring progress on delivery to it.
  • Assisting with the coordination of planned projects and works, as well as being able to respond to reactive maintenance issues.
  • Assisting with property compliance issues and risk assessments.

What you’ll need to have:

  • Have completed or be studying for a degree in Real Estate Management, Property Management and Real Estate or similar RICS accredited degree and be looking to start your APC journey to become a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
  • Clean UK Driving

Experience:

  • Able to work collaboratively as part of a team of professionals to deliver business objectives.
  • Commercially aware, being analytical and using financial knowledge to bring an innovative approach to property solutions.
  • Good communicator, able to build effective relationships within the business, the external market and fellow property professionals.
  • Self-motivated and results focussed

Estates Surveyor | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Head Office – Regional Optical Trainer (London & South East)

Basis: Full-time, Permanent
Schedule: Monday – Friday
Location: Mobile (London & South East of England)

The Role:

As our teams continue to grow, our training team is expanding too!

We’re looking for someone that is passionate about optics and passing on their knowledge to colleagues. You will be able to facilitate and help develop training across the Company both remotely and in person. You will be someone that works well as a team but can also be self-motivated and have excellent time management skills.

This role will involve travelling between multiple branches throughout London and the South East, with the occasional night away. You will be provided with a base branch for you to work out of on a daily basis, this will be allocated if you are successful in your application.

Requirements:

Full UK Driving Licence

Optical Experience

Experience in a similar role

Regional Optical Trainer (London & South East) | Full Time | Deadline: 02/08/2024 Apply

Regional Trainer – London & South East

Basis: Full-time, Permanent

Schedule: Monday – Friday

Salary: £24,000 base + £3,000 car allowance/company car.

Location: Mobile (London and South East)

We are recruiting for a Regional Trainer covering London and the South East of England. This is a mobile role so the successful applicant will have to hold a full clean UK driver’s license and be willing to travel.

Key responsibilities:

  • Facilitate group training courses remotely and in branch as required, delivering key Company messages through presentations and course materials in an enjoyable manner, assessing the ability and identifying areas of improvement of the learners attending the course
  • To act as a subject matter specialist, driving the development and delivery of a strong training programme, to ensure active participation by all learners in the groups, leading to positive outcomes
  • Conduct timely individual follow-up visits and observations to assess the ability of the learner, identifying an extra training needed, providing constructive feedback to the line manager and the regional office team
  • Plan and conduct additional staff training if required to meet the needs of the learner and the branch, ensuring learner outcomes are achieved in a timely manner
  • Review learning material on a regular basis to ensure it is current and correct, liaising with the Training Manager of any updates and changes that may need to be made
  • Assist with the development of new and current training programmes where required.
  • Influence and support branch managers and regional managers to coach and develop high performance through regular performance reviews to embed learning and contribute the overall effectiveness of the team
  • Keep up to date with launches of new products and Company procedures and systems, having the ability to learn and understand the information in order to impart knowledge onto learners and branch teams, whilst understanding the impact of procedures not being adhered to
  • Respect confidentiality of information regarding customers and staff in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and be familiar with, and at all times comply with, the Company’s policy relating to Safeguarding of Children and Vulnerable Adults
  • Be flexible as to locality as necessitated through emergencies, sickness or holidays, occasionally staying overnight in hotels, to conduct training at further away locations
  • To assist or carry out any additional tasks associated with the main function (above) as required by line manager
  • Company Support – To positively promote and support the Company and Department at all times through:
  • Be proactive and driven to achieve successful results across all aspects of the role
  • Projection of a professional image and responsible manner at all times
  • Willingness to assist with any extra activities as appropriate as planned by line manager
  • To act as a positive ambassador for the Company at all times
  • Liaising with the required contacts including providing regular updates

Personal Development – Committed to developing understanding of Company training requirements including; commercial, clinical and apprenticeship training

Qualifications, training, and experience required:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Be able to work autonomously as well as within a wider training team
  • Enthusiasm and a willingness to learn
  • Competent computer skills
  • Ability to dispense single vision, bifocal and varifocal spectacles
  • Confident in training large groups
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Passionate about training

Key Personal Characteristics:

  • Trustworthy, honest, committed, and works with integrity
  • Professional, hands-on, self-motivated self-starter with an aptitude to learn new skills, rise to a challenge, and approach tasks with a “can do” attitude
  • Team-focused with the ability to encourage and motivate others to deliver the best possible service, whilst being able to manage their own workload
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate at various levels, internally and externally
  • Flexible, organised, and diligent with a keen eye for accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong commitment to customer care
  • Excellent time management, able to organise your diary for optimal productivity.

Performance Indicators:

  • Timely delivery of key responsibilities
  • Level and quality of support provided
  • Level of cooperation and flexibility
  • Observation and feedback
  • General conduct

The salary package for this role involved base salary + car allowance.

Regional Trainer - London & South East | Full Time | Deadline: 10/05/2024 Apply

Regional Trainer – North East

Basis: Full-time, Permanent

Schedule: Monday – Friday

Salary: £24,000 base + £3,000 car allowance/company car.

Location: Mobile (North East)

We are recruiting for a Regional Trainer covering the North East of England. This is a mobile role so the successful applicant will have to hold a full clean UK driver’s license and be willing to travel.

Key responsibilities:

  • Facilitate group training courses remotely and in branch as required, delivering key Company messages through presentations and course materials in an enjoyable manner, assessing the ability and identifying areas of improvement of the learners attending the course
  • To act as a subject matter specialist, driving the development and delivery of a strong training programme, to ensure active participation by all learners in the groups, leading to positive outcomes
  • Conduct timely individual follow-up visits and observations to assess the ability of the learner, identifying an extra training needed, providing constructive feedback to the line manager and the regional office team
  • Plan and conduct additional staff training if required to meet the needs of the learner and the branch, ensuring learner outcomes are achieved in a timely manner
  • Review learning material on a regular basis to ensure it is current and correct, liaising with the Training Manager of any updates and changes that may need to be made
  • Assist with the development of new and current training programmes where required.
  • Influence and support branch managers and regional managers to coach and develop high performance through regular performance reviews to embed learning and contribute the overall effectiveness of the team
  • Keep up to date with launches of new products and Company procedures and systems, having the ability to learn and understand the information in order to impart knowledge onto learners and branch teams, whilst understanding the impact of procedures not being adhered to
  • Respect confidentiality of information regarding customers and staff in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and be familiar with, and at all times comply with, the Company’s policy relating to Safeguarding of Children and Vulnerable Adults
  • Be flexible as to locality as necessitated through emergencies, sickness or holidays, occasionally staying overnight in hotels, to conduct training at further away locations
  • To assist or carry out any additional tasks associated with the main function (above) as required by line manager
  • Company Support – To positively promote and support the Company and Department at all times through:
  • Be proactive and driven to achieve successful results across all aspects of the role
  • Projection of a professional image and responsible manner at all times
  • Willingness to assist with any extra activities as appropriate as planned by line manager
  • To act as a positive ambassador for the Company at all times
  • Liaising with the required contacts including providing regular updates

Personal Development – Committed to developing understanding of Company training requirements including; commercial, clinical and apprenticeship training

Qualifications, training, and experience required:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Be able to work autonomously as well as within a wider training team
  • Enthusiasm and a willingness to learn
  • Competent computer skills
  • Ability to dispense single vision, bifocal and varifocal spectacles
  • Confident in training large groups
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Passionate about training

Key Personal Characteristics:

  • Trustworthy, honest, committed, and works with integrity
  • Professional, hands-on, self-motivated self-starter with an aptitude to learn new skills, rise to a challenge, and approach tasks with a “can do” attitude
  • Team-focused with the ability to encourage and motivate others to deliver the best possible service, whilst being able to manage their own workload
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate at various levels, internally and externally
  • Flexible, organised, and diligent with a keen eye for accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong commitment to customer care
  • Excellent time management, able to organise your diary for optimal productivity.

Performance Indicators:

  • Timely delivery of key responsibilities
  • Level and quality of support provided
  • Level of cooperation and flexibility
  • Observation and feedback
  • General conduct

The salary package for this role involved base salary + car allowance.

Regional Trainer - North East | Full Time | Deadline: 10/05/2024 Apply