Specsavers in Swords are looking for a Dynamic and passionate Optometrist to become their next Optometry Director and Store Partner. They have a clear-sighted vision to transform eye health in their community – but need your support. You’ll have access to the very best clinical technology and will receive unrivalled professional development. To help you to succeed, you’ll also receive ongoing support from the existing partners and our leading global brand. At Specsavers in Swords you will have the opportunity to provide a first-class experience to every patient in addition to receiving an excellent package and the opportunity to build an investment for your future.

The Opportunity

What’s On Offer?

  • 15% shareholding
  • Be your own boss, while still receiving an excellent salary
  • Share in business profits (dividends)
  • Grow a business as an investment for your future
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Private health and dental cover
  • Pension contribution
  • Flexibility – a great work/life balance
  • Build and shape your own team
  • Make a difference to your local community
  • Access to the best possible clinical technology including OCT
  • Outstanding opportunities for clinical and personal development
  • Ongoing support from our leading global brand

Specsavers in Swords first opened its doors in 2011 and sits within the Pavilion Shopping Centre, North Dublin. The Shopping Centre offers a wide range of shops including designer names, cafes and restaurants plus 2 hours free parking. Easily accessible via public transport with regular busses the Shopping Centre is always busy and guarantees high footfall thanks to its fantastic location.

The current director is passionate and motivated about people development and has put multiple colleagues through Pathway, ILM and clinical training and professional advancement.

The store manager has been a part of the business since the store opened in 2011 and is also a DO, as well as currently training to become a CLO.

The store is a Tier Two Sponsor, offers flexible test times for Optoms, and has a large but close-knit team in place. All colleagues can take breaks, leave on time and be supported throughout the day by the people around them. Swords operates with 7 Pre-Screen Rooms, 5 Test Rooms and is a dedicated HearCare Hub as well.

What We Are Looking For

Alongside being a qualified and CORU 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 +447514 625 645 or email christina.cheyne@specsavers.com


Do you have questions or simply want more information on this role?
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