Specsavers in Bedminster are now looking for driven and motivated Optometrist to become their new Optometry 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 an established team of 20 colleagues and our leading global brand. You’ll also have access to the very best clinical technology and will receive unrivalled professional development. If you’d like to find out more about this terrific opportunity at Specsavers in Bedminster, then read on.

The Opportunity

What’s on Offer?

  • 25% in Bedminster Optical Business, 12.5% of the Hearcare business and 25% of the Winterstoke Road Sainsburys business
  • Be your own boss, while still receiving an excellent salary
  • Share in business profits (dividends)
  • Grow a business as an investment for your future
  • Private health and dental cover
  • Pension contribution
  • Free parking on site
  • Make a difference to your local community
  • Ongoing support from our leading global brand
  • Support from existing Partners and team

About the store

The Bedminster store is a large store, ideally situated in a high footfall area and sees a variety of age groups and wide demographic. There is a large database of patients and benefits from a substantial direct debit with over 1600 on the books to date.

Specsavers Bedminster is well established and has been open for 25 years. The store has six fully equipped testing rooms, two dedicated hear care rooms and benefits from two units in the same shopping arcade. One unit is for testing and dispensing, whilst the second unit is for audiology, collections, office, lab, admin and staff room.

Further Opportunities

The Optometry Partner and the Retail Partner are also Partners in the Winterstoke Road store which opened in Sept 2018. This is a small store based in Sainsburys Winterstoke Road approximately 1 mile from Bedminster. It has been growing a healthy direct debit base since opening and has a relatively high ATV due to the demographic in this area. The store has had challenges over the past 18months and there is significant opportunity to add value to the store. It has 2 fully equipped testing rooms and an audiology room which has the capacity to be converted to a dual function room if/when needed.

There are circa 30 team members in Bedminster, 6 team members in Winterstoke Road and 5 team members in Bedminster audiology.

What We Are Looking For

Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist with the drive, passion and willingness to maintain the customer-focused culture and the high standards of this successful store. As the new Optometry Partner, you’ll be able to provide a unique blend of customer care and professional excellence. You’ll be able to build a rapport with the existing team, demonstrate excellent attention to detail and possess an ability to build strong relationships within the local community.

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 Optometrist. We believe that professional optics should be led by opticians 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 Christina Cheyne on 07514 625 645 or email christina.cheyne@specsavers.com


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

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