Specsavers Stone are looking for a dedicated and passionate Optometrist to become their next Store Partner/ Director. This is a fantastic opportunity to own part of an established and successful store, whilst doing the job that you love.


The store is positioned in a town centre high street with growing footfall. With an established customer base, experienced team, 3 test rooms, and being the hearcare spoke to Stafford, there’s terrific earning potential, plus you’ll have the chance to build a secure investment for your future.


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 incredible opportunity at Specsavers Stone, then read on.


What’s on Offer?

  • 33% shareholding
  • Prime high street location
  • 3 Test Rooms
  • Established retail and management team
  • Be your own boss, while still receiving an excellent salary
  • Share in business profits (dividends) 
  • Grow a business as an investment for your future
  • 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 

About the store

Specsavers Stone first opened its doors in 2019. The store has an excellent established reputation and is firmly embedded within the local community.


Stone colleagues pride themselves in ensuring that every one of their customers receives an excellent patient experience. The high levels of service and patient care have led to numerous positive customer reviews and an have earned them a 4.5 out of 5 stars online.


The store is situated on the high street in the town centre and has 3 dedicated optical test rooms, all fully equipped with the latest clinical technology, meaning you will have everything you need to perform sight tests to the highest possible standards.


A team of dedicated and passionate retail colleagues call this store home. This includes a Store Manager who has been in situ since the store opened its doors as well as resident clinicians and Pre Reg colleagues. As the new Optometry Director, you would have the scope to advise on training requirements, introduce new specialisms and build/shape the team further as required. 


Specsavers Stone 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 location boasts the beautiful Staffordshire countryside on your doorstep. With parks, small meadows and peaceful wildlife-enriched areas by the canals and rivers for enjoyable walks.


The area extremely popular area for families thanks to a wide choice of highly rated schools, brilliant leisure facilities, an influx of new housing and a great choice of places to eat and drink. The area has excellent transport links, including easy access to the M6, a mainline railway station within a 15-minute walking distance and many bus routes which arrive in the town centre. There is also a multitude of free parking in the town centre and near the store so staff and customers alike will have no issues in accessing the store.


Requirements of the role

Alongside being an experienced Optometrist with experience in a retail environment, 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.


About 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 a clinician or retailer – 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 Jane Jackson on 07895 303345 or email: Jane.jackson@specsavers.com.


Please note we are accepting expressions of interest until the 10th December


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