Optometry Partner & Store Director, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

The Opportunity

Specsavers in Milton Keynes are looking for  Optometrist to become their new Optometry / Ophthalmic Director and Store 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 experienced Ophthalmic and Retail Partner 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 Milton Keynes, then read on.

What’s on Offer?

  • 33% shareholding
  • 25% shareholding in Audiology 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
  • Flexibility – a great work/life balance
  • Build and shape your own team
  • Outstanding opportunities for clinical and personal development
  • Ongoing support from our leading global brand
  • Support from existing Retail Partner

About the store

Specsavers in Milton Keynes first opened its doors in 2000. The store sits in a prominent position in the Silbury Arcade and is firmly embedded within the local community. The loyal and growing customer base includes members of the local community, in addition to significant passing trade from all walks of life.

Specsavers in Milton Keynes 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 excellent local reputation.

The store boasts 10 test rooms – all fully equipped with the phoropters in every room and two pre-screening suites with 2 OCT’s, Humphries fields, tonorefs and focimeters – meaning you will have everything you need to perform sight tests to the highest possible standards. We offer enhanced clinical services including MECS and Cataract post op enhanced services. Specsavers in Milton Keynes, have a clear-sighted vision to transform eye health in their community.

The Team

A team of 50 dedicated and passionate colleagues call this store home. The existing Partners are passionate about the clinical development of the team, and 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 in Milton Keynes 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 is located in the heart of the vibrant city of Milton Keynes. With excellent transport links Milton Keynes is easy to get to, the train station is 15-minute walk from the store and trains go to London in 35mins.

It’s not uncommon for people to travel from far and wide to visit us. There’s something here for everyone: from shops, bars and restaurants to museums and parks for families to enjoy. As the new Optometry Partner in Milton Keynes, your customer base will be very diverse – but there’ll plenty of familiar faces too.

Requirements of the role

Alongside being a qualified and GOC registered Optometrist, you’ll need to share the store’s ethos. They’re looking for someone who wants to grow and develop the team, offer exceptional customer care and improve patient outcomes. You’ll be a practitioner who prides themself on their clinical judgment, isn’t afraid of a hands-on approach, and someone who is keen to get involved and build a rapport with their team. In summary, you’ll be a highly skilled Optometry professional willing and able to help drive the practice forward.