Specsavers in Sittingbourne are looking for an ambitious Audiologist to become their new Audiology Director and Store Partner. If you are looking for an investment for your future and more financial security, an incredible opportunity awaits. You’ll receive an excellent regular salary, alongside attractive benefits and a share in business profits. To help you to succeed, you’ll receive ongoing support from the existing 2 Optometry Partners and a Retail Partner, with over 25 years’ experience between them as well our leading global brand. You’ll also have access to the very best clinical technology and will receive unrivalled professional development. As the new Audiology Partner for Sittingbourne you will also receive a £5k joining bonus and a £5k enhancement on your first years salary!

The Opportunity

What’s on Offer?

  • 50% shareholding of the Audiology business
  • £5k joining bonus
  • £5k first year salary enhancement
  • Share in business profits (dividends)
  • Grow a business as an investment for your future
  • Free parking on site
  • Flexibility – a great work/life balance
  • Build and shape your own team
  • Make a difference to your local community
  • Outstanding opportunities for clinical and personal development
  • Ongoing support from our leading global brand
  • Support from existing Optometry and Retail Partners

About the store

Specsavers in Sittingbourne first opened its doors in 1992 as an Optical business, adding Audiology to its proposition in 2010. The store sits in a prominent position in The Forum Shopping Centre in the heart of the town, and is firmly embedded within the local community. The loyal and growing customer base includes members of the large local retirement community along with the many shoppers visiting the mall.

In September 2019 the store underwent an impressive refit, and now boasts 6 Optical test rooms and 1 Hearcare testing room – all fully equipped with the latest clinical technology.

Specsavers Sittingbourne is an Audiology “Hub”, meaning it also provides audiology services to its “spoke” stores of Sheerness & Chatham.

A team of 30 dedicated and passionate colleagues call this store home. The existing Partners are really passionate about the clinical development of the team, and as the new Audiology Director you would have the scope to advise on training requirements, introduce new specialisms and build/shape the team further as required.

Specsavers in Sittingbourne is an accredited Platinum Employer. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of the Specsavers drive to become a famous place to work. Stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards: Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement.

Store location

The store offers free parking on site and is located in the heart of the vibrant town of Sittingbourne. The town is growing rapidly due to a high number of residential developments and its direct train links to with excellent transport links to central London which can be reached in under an hour.


What We Are Looking For

Alongside being a qualified and HCPC registered Audiologist, the right person for this position will be confident, possess a strong worth ethic and a willingness to succeed. You’ll be passionate about your job and enjoy a fast-paced environment. You’ll be willing to go the extra mile for customers and someone who encourages their team to do the same. In summary, you’ll be a high calibre Audiology Partner able to put your stamp on this already excellent store and drive it to the next level.

Is this you? Great!

About The Joint Venture Partnership

Joint venture partnership is the secret to our success here at Specsavers, with every store locally owned and led by its directors. Owning, leading and growing your very own business is considered by many to be the pinnacle of your career as an Audiologist. We believe that professional hearcare should be led by Audiologists just like you – this is your chance to become the leader you were born to be.

Find out more

If you’d like to find out more about this fantastic opportunity, then get in touch, we’d love to tell you more about it. Contact Chris Manley on: 07769 882047 or email: chris.manley@specsavers.com


Do you have questions or simply want more information on this role?
Feel free to contact Chris Manley

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