Position: Dispensing Optician
Location: Launceston

Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Working Hours: Full time or part time considered
Experience Level: Role is suited to newly qualified or experienced optics professionals


Specsavers in Launceston are looking for an experienced or newly qualified Dispensing Optician to join them. The focus at this store, is about pulling together and working as a team to ensure that our valued patients have an excellent experience. Become our new Dispensing Optician at Specsavers in Launceston – a highly successful store with a great reputation for staff progression and the very highest standards of customer care.


Having visited this store and met with its Directors and Team, I can honestly say they are all a very friendly and talented team.  The Directors are very experienced and really do want to develop each and every one of their team members, to enhance their own development and career.  The store is in a beautiful location with a recent refit, allowing the store to have that modern, bright, and very welcoming feel. 


About Specsavers:
Specsavers began 40 years ago with the vision of two optometrists, Doug, and Mary Perkins, who set out to provide best-value eyecare to everybody. Their passion for optometry has led Specsavers to become the largest privately-owned optical group in the world, delivering high-quality, affordable optical and hearing care. And it continues to shape the lives and experience of thousands of colleagues who are developing their careers with us across the globe. We are proud of how far we’ve come as a business, now we want to see you grow with us too.


What’s on Offer?

  • An annual salary based on your experience.
  • A strong performance-based bonus scheme
  • Exceptional customer base and a large NHS referral number.
  • Holiday allowance of 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Flexible working hours and rotas
  • Professional fees paid. 
  • Positive working environment with a platform to succeed
  • WeCare- WeCare looks after your wellbeing with a 24/7 UK-based online GP, mental health counselling, a get fit programme, legal and financial guidance, plus much more. Using your phone, tablet or desktop, you and your family have 24/7 access to thousands of experts, all from the comfort of your own home.
  • Annual subscription to the “Headspace” app
  • Specsavers Enhanced Perks – Perks is our discounted benefits scheme.

With a focus on flexibility, we are open to full-time and part-time applicants and will consider any working pattern to suit you. So, whether you need condensed hours, alternate weekends, we’re open to making it work – but let’s talk about that later.


What we’re looking for

Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Dispensing Optician, we are searching for someone who shares our store’s ethos. Someone who wants to grow, develop and offer exceptional customer care along the way. We want a practitioner who prides themselves on their clinical judgment, that isn’t afraid of a hands-on approach and who is keen to get involved and build rapport with the rest of the team. In summary, we’re looking for a skilled resident Dispensing Optician to join us, be part of the team and assist in driving our practice forward.


Find out more!

If you like the sound of this opportunity, I’d love to tell you more about it.  Please get in touch at Jakki.Whitehouse@specsavers.com, call me on 01566 788 644 / 07526 507 195 or drop me a WhatsApp message. 



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