Optical Assistant

Join our team as an Optical Assistant, and you’ll discover why at Specsavers, we pride ourselves on providing the foundation for exciting, long-term careers – a home where your previous optical expertise will be truly valued and where you’ll be given the opportunity to thrive.


We’re looking for someone who has previous optical experience as an Optical Advisor or Dispensing Assistant – however we’ll continue to help develop and expand your knowledge.


Some of the key tasks required include:

  • Listening to patients, and giving good clear advice, explaining suitable products & offers whilst understanding NHS procedures & applying our own high standards
  • Dispensing of lenses (single vision / bi-focal & varifocal)
  • Carrying out pre-screening examinations & working alongside the wider team in day to day running of clinics
  • Take measurements and support patients with collections, ensuring fit, comfort & accuracy of frames are checked thoroughly
  • Maintain delivery of excellent customer service at all times, playing a valuable part of a customer journey & successful retail team.


You’ve already demonstrated that you’re a natural when it comes to customer care, you’re articulate, good with people with an organised approach and always happy to help, so you’ll fit right in as a valuable member of our friendly store team, joining a business that’s going places.


If you are interested, please click Apply as this vacancy will close once we have filled all available places.


Team member


At KFC, everyone gets a seat at our table. We feed our people’s potential – to be their best selves, make a difference and have fun. Join us, and together, we can be part of something truly extraordinary.  


Bringing it to the role: 


We’re not looking for years of experience – just real people who are up for getting stuck in over a number of shifts and stations, delivering a great experience for our customers, and being part of our awesome team. Don’t worry about the rest, we’ll teach you everything you need to know. 


As a Team Member, you will:  

  • Delight our guests front of house by optimising guest experience, handling cash, cleaning, and maintaining food safety.  
  • Run the engine that is middle of house by managing food prep and cleaning, with top communication, speed & accuracy, all whilst maintaining food safety.  
  • Create that finger lickin’ chicken by preparing food, cleaning, communicating with your team, and maintaining food safety.  


Be Original. 


It’s not just what you do at KFC. It’s the way you do it. Unapologetically you, undeniably original. You’ll work with colleagues who all bring their originality to the table, who bring energy, spirit and sizzle to the restaurant floor and make every shift high flyin’ and high fryin’.  


We take your ambition seriously; you’ll be treated with respect and supported in everything you do as you roll up your sleeves and bring finger lickin’ good chicken to our customers. And whatever your journey looks like, we’ll help you get there. From flexible schedules to cross-training and the chance to earn qualifications, we got you.  


There are all kinds of opportunities at KFC.  


Who we are. 


Take one man with a big idea, add 11 herbs and spices, grit, ambition, and buckets of heart – you’ve got KFC. Since 1952, we’ve been bringing finger lickin’ good chicken to the world. But without our people, The Originals, none of it would be possible. Everyone at KFC is different. Unique. It’s what makes us special. We’ll always be original. And we welcome you join us; to bring it. Your energy, grit, spirit, and story.  


Ready to apply? 


If you are ready to bring your passion, skills, and dedication to KFC, we encourage you to apply now. We look forward to welcoming you to our team and embarking on this extraordinary journey together. Bring it. 


Check out our website for more information about what life is like at KFC. Apply here 

Home Care Assistants


Heritage Healthcare is one of the leading home care brands in the UK. With strong family values, uncompromising business ethics and a passion to make a difference it is a brand to be proud to work for.

Heritage Healthcare has arrived in Bristol, and we have a mission, and that is to be the leading home care provider in Bristol and the surrounding area. Making a difference in our clients’ lives and delivering a service driven by our clients’ needs is the goal of the brand-new Bristol office and we need the right people to help us do this.

Our Home Care Assistants will be the most important part of our business and we want them to share in the journey we have started as a new business with a passion to succeed. We are not necessarily looking for care experience (although that would be good), we are looking for carers who are enthusiastic about providing exceptional care to our clients, who are willing and reliable who will treat our clients with compassion and respect.

As a new business with ambitious growth plans, this is a great opportunity to get on board in the early days and contribute to the success of the business.

Is this you? Are you trustworthy, caring, and dependable? Are you ready to join us in our mission to be the best home care provider in the area?

Key Requirements:

  • Enthusiastic, caring, friendly, trustworthy, compassionate, and reliable
  • Hold a valid driving licence and have access to your own vehicle (Essential)
  • Previous care experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided

We offer:

  • Comprehensive paid induction training and support
  • Rates of pay starting from £12 per hour with enhanced rates for weekend and bank holiday working
  • Paid mileage and travel time and paid holidays
  • Flexible shift patterns with full and part-time hours available
  • Up to 28 days holiday per annum
  • Uniform and PPE provided




  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay


Why not call in and see us for a cup of coffee and a chat at Town Square Office 2B (above The Harvester), or give us a call on 01454 808053 to find out more.



Shift Supervisor – Full and Part Time Available

We’re looking for Shift Supervisors who can embrace our coffee culture and inspire a great performance.

What to expect

Joining us as a Shift Supervisor, you’ll be responsible for delegating tasks to our store partners to create and maintain the Starbucks experience for our customers. You’ll support the Store Manager when it comes to managing the team, and help operate the store, including rotas, feedback, training and coaching.

What you’ll need

Our Shift Supervisors display a ‘customer comes first’ attitude and act as a role model, displaying commitment and flexibility when it comes to working hours, covering evenings, mornings and weekends. You’ll also live and breathe our core values and ensure your team is aware and active when it comes to applying them to everyday work.

You’ll support the Store Manager in the running of the team and undertake any duties that will assist with their goals and objectives.


  • Have experience of interacting with and fulfilling the needs of customers
  • Meet store operating policies and standards, including providing quality beverages and food products, cash handling and store safety and security
  • Be flexible to work a variety of early mornings, evenings, weekends, nights and/or holidays
  • Have great attendance and punctuality

What’s in it for you?

This superb opportunity to join us as a Shift Supervisor includes:

  • 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Cobra Coffee Starbucks discount (only available in Cobra stores)
  • In-store discounts and free beverages (limits per shift)
  • Southern Co-op colleague member discount card
  • Life insurance and other support benefits

To apply click here



There are many ways you can get involved and volunteer your time at your local CHSW hospice. Tasks can be varied, according to our needs and your skills and experience.

To apply pop into store and speak with Glynnis/ fill out an application form.