Position: Dispensing Optician Manager 
Location: Crewe, Cheshire
Salary: £35,000 per annum

Bonus: Yes – Quarterly 
Working Hours: Full time 40 hours per week 
Experience Level: Must have DO Manager experience + be registered on the GOC 

 

We’re seeking an ambitious Dispensing Optician Manager to join our dynamic team at Specsavers in Crewe. Be part of our continued success at one of the leading opticians in this fantastic area.

 

What’s on Offer?

  • Salary of £35,000 per annum
  • Quarterly bonus based on store KPI’s 
  • Great place to work approved store – company sick pay and enhanced maternity pay
  • 33 days annual leave entitlement + your birthday off! 
  • GOC/ABDO fees paid for
  • Pension contribution
  • Private Medical & Dental cover 
  • Great network of Managers across our 3 businesses. We conduct weekly manager meetings where you can share ideas with your peers
  • Great support from current management team in situ. Crewe has 2 assistant managers, 3 supervisors and a CL department manager
  • Established and sociable team of 21, 9 resident Optometrists, 3 pre-reg Optometrists, 5 colleagues who support our Audiology department and 4 supportive partners
  • We are passionate about development and have home grown talent from progression pathway for DOs, Apprenticeships, specialist ABDO pathway qualifications, leadership qualifications, clinical development and accreditations and we are looking for a driven, ambitious individual to support our ethos
  • One of our store partners is a Specsavers Pathway to Partnership Assessor giving an individual insight into becoming a Specsavers Partner
  • WeCare- UK confidential employee helpline
  • Specsavers Perks – Perks is our discounted benefits scheme, which helps you to save money on a range of products and services
  • Subscription to the “Headspace” app
  • Support with CPD – we hold CPD events in our stores  

 

Why Crewe?

The package is great, but what about the location? Here are some reasons why you should think about working as a Dispensing Optician Manager in Crewe!

Transportation: Crewe has a historically significant railway station and is well-connected by train, making it easy to travel to other parts of the country. This can be advantageous for commuters or those who enjoy exploring nearby areas.

Affordability: Compared to some larger cities in the UK, Crewe offers a more affordable cost of living, including housing prices and daily expenses.

Education: The town has several schools, both primary and secondary including plenty that have been Ofsted rated “Good” and “Outstanding” 

Community and Lifestyle: Crewe offers a sense of community and a more relaxed lifestyle, appealing to individuals who prefer a quieter and less hectic environment than larger cities.

Cultural and Recreational Facilities: Crewe has some cultural and recreational facilities, including museums, parks, and sports amenities. 

Green Spaces: The town is surrounded by countryside and green spaces, providing opportunities for outdoor activities and a more scenic environment.

Local Amenities: Crewe has a range of local amenities such as shopping centers, restaurants, and healthcare facilities, 

 

What we’re looking for

You’ll need to be a qualified and GOC registered Dispensing Optician with the drive, passion and the willingness to build upon our customer-focused culture. As part of our team, you’ll need to be able to provide a unique blend of customer care and professional excellence. You’ll need to demonstrate good attention to detail along with a passion for the community. Teamwork also forms a big part of our culture, so the ability to work well with others is essential. You’ll be an experienced manager, or will have demonstrated excellent management skills that will be transferable to this role. 

 

Get in touch
For more information or to apply, please contact Natassia Gunn at Specsavers Recruitment Service on 01566 478002 or natassia.gunn@specsavers.com
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