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Careers at Specsavers

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    Find out why it is a great place to work, and the story behind our success

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  • Optical Assistant - TUNBRIDGE WELLS

    TUNBRIDGE WELLS PART TIME TO INCLUDE WEEKEND WORKING Let our training take you furtherJoin 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. Opti...

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    Administrator Financial Stores Reporting

      At Specsavers, our vision is simple: to passionately provide best value eyecare to everyone, simply, clearly and consistently, exceeding customer expectations every time. To ensure our stores achieve this we continually invest in our staff. T...

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  • IT Developer

      Would you like to join an innovative organisation that are experiencing exceptional year on year growth by increasing their market and product service offerings? How about a business that has a £2b turnover with successful operations in...

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    Trainee Optical Assistant - BRISTOL CITY CENTRE

    BRISTOL CITY CENTRE SPECSAVERS FULL-TIME TO INCLUDE WEEKEND AND LATE NIGHT WORKING, PART-TIME ALSO CONSIDERED  Let our training take you further Join our team as an Optical Assistant, and you’ll discover why at Specsavers, we pride ourselves on pr...

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  • IT Developer -Part time, Fixed Term Contract

      Would you like to join an innovative organisation that are experiencing exceptional year on year growth by increasing their market and product service offerings? How about a business that has a £2b turnover with successful operations in...

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    Retail Optical Apprenticeship - NEWTON ABBOT

    Retail Optical Apprenticeship - NEWTON ABBOT We’ve got the vision if you’ve got the drive! Become a qualified Retail Optical Assistant in just 12 months – and get paid while you’re at it. At Specsavers, we’re always l...

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  • Commercial Finance Analyst - IT

    Commercial Finance Analyst – 18 month Fixed Term Contract At Specsavers, our vision is simple: to passionately provide best value eyecare to everyone, simply, clearly and consistently, exceeding customer expectations every time. To ensure our ...

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    Infrastructure Project Manager

    Delivering a world of difference   The world of IT is ever changing, new technologies evolve so change is inevitable but one thing that always remains is working together to achieve the same goal. Our IT function strive to take on every challe...

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  • Retail Optical Apprenticeship - WELLINGBOROUGH

    Retail Optical Apprenticeship - WELLINGBOROUGH We’ve got the vision if you’ve got the drive! Become a qualified Retail Optical Assistant in just 12 months – and get paid while you’re at it. At Specsavers, we’re always looking to the future. Which ...

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    Optometrist - Peterhead

    Could this be the role for you? We are looking for a passionate Optometrist to join our modern store at Specsavers in Peterhead.   Specsavers has been going from strength to strength, ever since the business started back in 1984. We strive for the...

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  • Customer Service Advisor - WOLVERHAMPTON

    WOLVERHAMPTON SPECSAVERS   FULL TIME TO INCLUDE LATE NIGHT AND WEEKEND WORKING - PART TIME WOULD BE CONSIDERED   Great customer service = a promising career Providing excellent customer care at Specsavers is one of the most important jobs in a s...

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    Trainee Glazing Technician - PLYMOUTH ARMADA WAY

    PLYMOUTH ARMADA WAY SPECSAVERS FULL-TIME TO INCLUDE WEEKEND AND LATE NIGHT WORKING   You’ve got the motivation and the drive to learn what it takes to become a fully fledged Glazing Technician. Now you’ve found the business that shares your ambiti...

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  • School’s out, and Specsavers is the place to be this summer for optom students

    22 Jun 2016 13:32:37

    Around 550 of the estimated 700 second-year optometry students across the UK will be learning the ropes through a four to six week placement in a Specsavers practice this summer. Cardiff University student Kamila Owsianik, 20, has just started her placement with Specsavers in Tiverton. She says: ‘I was really happy to get the offer...

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    Optometrists gear up for enhanced services challenge

    15 Jun 2016 16:31:43

    More than 80 optometrists from multiples and independents were put through their paces at clinical skills workshops for MECS (minor eye conditions) and Glaucoma on Sunday 12 June at the University of Manchester The workshops were funded by Specsavers and open to all optometrists wherever they work. Most delegates came from Greater Manchester but some...

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  • UK’s first autism-friendly optician is named

    13 Jun 2016 16:35:28

    Specsavers in Glasgow has been named the UK’s first autism-friendly optician. Staff at the busy Trongate store achieved The National Autistic Society’s Autism Friendly Award after making changes to reduce the difficulty and distress many autistic people feel during eye tests. This included introducing weekly quiet times and a chill out area, creating a pamphlet...

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    New Heads of Enhanced Optical Services join Specsavers

    26 May 2016 14:03:52

    Three leading optometrists with extensive clinical experience have joined Specsavers to play their part in taking forward the enhanced services revolution. They are Kiki Soteri, former Lecturer in Optometry at Plymouth University, Satvinder Singh Soomal, former Deputy Head of Optometry at Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre, and Hayley Moore, former National Optometry Development Manager for...

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  • Pioneering glaucoma scheme live in Gwent

    20 May 2016 14:33:43

    Specsavers in Newport is one of three high street opticians in Gwent selected to provide a pioneering glaucoma service in the community by the Aneurin Bevan University Health Board. Thousands of Gwent residents at risk of developing glaucoma will be able to access specialist eye care close to their homes either with Specsavers in their...

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    Spotlight on kids’ eyecare at Specsavers

    21 Apr 2016 10:07:55

    Children’s eyecare at Specsavers is in the spotlight as part of ABDO Insight 2016, a news and current affairs style programme released this week by ITN Productions and the Association of British Dispensing Opticians (ABDO). Introducing the Specsavers news-style report, national newsreader Natasha Kaplinsky says, ‘It is predicted that patients with minor and some more...

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  • Trio of stores succeed at optical Oscars

    13 Apr 2016 08:19:25

    Three Specsavers stores won big at Saturday’s Optician Awards in Birmingham. The Chelmsley Wood store took home the Contact Lens Patient Engagement Award, while Nottingham’s Suzanne Czerwinski was named Contact Lens Practitioner of the Year. The Torquay store, pictured above, saw off competition from Specsavers Chippenham and Salford to pick up the Multiple Practice of...

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    Experience our world-class clinical and professional development programme

    07 Apr 2016 10:23:36

    There’s lots of interest in the clinical and professional development programme on our Optrafair stand at the NEC this weekend. Available for the first time to people outside Specsavers, it includes: Mike Horler on ARMD schemes in community optometry Using extensive case examples, Mike will explain how to interpret and diagnose OCT scans of the macular,...

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  • Specsavers stands up for optical profession at Optrafair

    06 Apr 2016 07:19:53

    With its biggest stand yet, an extensive professional development programme, and a keynote speech from co-founder Doug Perkins, Specsavers is signalling its confidence in the future of the optical profession this year at Optrafair, the UK’s leading optical exhibition. The stand itself, located at the entrance to the exhibition, will be one of the first...

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    Specsavers to woo independent optometrists with new deal

    24 Mar 2016 07:05:26

    Independent optometrists are being offered a unique opportunity to join Specsavers as it rolls out enhanced services across the country.The offer is open to optometrists who have already made a name for themselves in enhanced services in independent, corporate or hospital practice. Doug Perkins, joint managing director, is spearheading the company’s expansion in enhanced services....

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