Optical Technician Apprenticeship – Runcorn Specsavers

SPECSAVERS OPTICAL SUPERSTORES LIMITED

Apprenticeship summary

Our apprenticeship scheme gives people of all ages the chance to boost their existing skillset and start an exciting new career, all whilst earning a full-time wage. We are currently looking for individuals who are enthusiastic about making a career in optics. Your role will include producing and repairing finished, quality-assured spectacles.

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Closing date: June 21, 2024

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Wage:
£13,075.92 a year
Total hours per week:
38
Expected duration (weeks):
77
Positions (available):
1
Date posted:
May 21, 2024
Possible start date:
July 11, 2024
Apprenticeship level:

Advanced

Day to day activities include:

  • Producing customer orders from scratch
  • Interpreting optical prescriptions and drawings
  • Correcting faults and re-assembling of glasses
  • Carrying out testing and adjustments
  • Prepare and maintain materials and equipment
  • You’ll also make sure that you are producing the highest quality assured product

Such benefits which you will receive for working with Specsavers are:

  • Earn a salary whilst learning new skills
  • Structured career opportunities for the future
  • Get experience of full-time work and enjoy paid holidays
  • Work for a friendly employer who values you
  • Receive comprehensive and structured training
  • Learn transferable as well as job-specific skills
  • Level 3 – Spectacle Maker Apprenticeship
  • Functional skills English if required
  • Daily on the job training in store – no college to attend
  • Full-time, 5 out of 7 days
  • Training provider – Specsavers Optical Superstores Limited
  • Your on-the-job training will sit alongside structured learning that will lead to a nationally recognised qualification
  • At the end of your 18 months as an apprentice, you’ll be a fully-fledged Optical Technician with potential job opportunities associated with that

Employer

SPECSAVERS OPTICAL SUPERSTORES LIMITED

Specsavers is a truly talented organisation and the world's largest privately-owned optical group in the world. We have over 1,845 stores operating in over 10 countries, boasting over 37,000 colleagues worldwide. We are a revolutionary, dynamic, family business, continuing to go from strength to strength and proud of it.

Training

Training Provider:

SPECSAVERS OPTICAL SUPERSTORES LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard:

Spectacle technician (level 3)