Patient Advisor

  • Full Time
  • Leeds

Website Optical express

Job Title – Patient Advisor

Location: Leeds King Street

Salary:  £24,000 plus Bonus

Optical Express is focused on delivering exceptional patient care, outstanding clinical outcomes and continued investment in our people and technology.

The Optical Express team work together, collectively and consistently striving for excellence. We support each other, respect each other and are committed to a culture of care, trust and integrity.

The culture extends to our local communities, through our range of charitable and environmental projects. We focus on doing what is right for our patients, our colleagues, our local communities and our planet.

A career at Optical Express is fulfilling, fun and rewarding. As an employee, you can benefit from the following:

  • An industry leading salary plus excellent bonus potential
  • State of the art, modern working environments
  • 29 days annual leave
  • Free Laser Eye Surgery and Intraocular Lens Surgery
  • Free eye tests
  • Discounted prescription eye wear and sunglasses
  • Generous Optical Express friends and family discount scheme
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Pension scheme

It’s our Patient Advisor’s role to make our patients feel like a superstar from the moment they enter our clinics. Our Patient Advisors are often the first person our patient interacts with. Every day will bring something new, but your day to day role will involve:

  • Building relationships with patients and ensuring regular communication prior to and following their treatment
  • Assisting patients to complete health & lifestyle questionnaires
  • Undertaking diagnostic scans on patients using state of the art equipment as part of a full health check
  • Confidently relaying patient information to the optometrist to ensure a smooth patient journey
  • Introducing patients to their optometrist
  • Scheduling treatment dates for vision correction surgery
  • Advising on traditional vision correction solutions, namely glasses and contact lenses
  • Discussing finance options
  • Accurately maintaining patient records

The successful candidate will:

  • Be driven and passionate with a willingness to succeed
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Be able to demonstrate strong negotiation skills
  • Be self-motivated to work with and without supervision
  • Possess strong organisational skills
  • Be commercially aware whilst providing world-class customer service

If you believe you have the right skills and attributes for this role, we would love to hear from you.

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