Optometry Partner in Lymington

What you’ll do

Specsavers in Lymington are looking for  Optometrist to become their new Optometry / Ophthalmic Director and Store Partner. This is a fantastic opportunity to live your life in a truly beautiful location, whilst doing the job that you love. There’s terrific earning potential, plus you’ll have the chance to build a secure investment for your future. To help you to succeed, you’ll receive ongoing support from the existing and experienced Retail Partner long with 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 incredible opportunity at Specsavers in Lymington, then read on.

 What’s on Offer?

  • 50% 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
  • 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
  • Support from existing Retail Partner

About the store

Specsavers in Lymington first opened its doors in 2008. The store sits in a prominent position on the main High Street and is firmly embedded within the local community. The loyal and growing customer base includes members of the large local retirement community, many shoppers from the nearby affluent villages along with the many tourists that flock to the New Forest and surrounding areas each year.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a store that is not only successful but also one that still has enormous potential to grow. The store boasts 4 spacious testing rooms along with an Audiology room, which provides Audiology services one day a week operating from the local Hub. OCT is also offered in the store.

The exceptional level of service that is provided from the Partners and staff in this store has been recognised by it being awarded 4.5 stars by a number of independent customer service surveys.

Lymington itself is a historic and charming town situated in the heart of the beautiful New Forest. Located on the west bank of the Lymington River, and on the edge of the Solent, Lymington is a major yachting centre with three marinas and a ferry service to the Isle of Wight also operates out of Lymington. The town offers an excellent shopping experience, attracting both national chains and also a fabulous selection of boutiques and independent traders.

Lymington sits just 18 miles south of the bustling city of Southampton and 19 miles east of Bournemouth and its famous sandy beaches. This means the town benefits from fantastic air, road and rail travel links and London can be reached in 90 minutes.

Specsavers in Lymington 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.

Requirements of the role

Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, 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. In summary, you’ll be a high calibre Optometry Partner able to put your stamp on this already excellent store and drive it to the next level.

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 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.

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