Just one year after launch, Specsavers’ partner mentor scheme has 120 mentor relationships, exceeding its target of 100. The voluntary scheme, which launched in 2018, matches Specsavers mentors with mentees from the company. While anyone | more
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In an age when one in every five pounds spent in the UK is now online¹, it would be easy to assume that bricks and mortar are no longer a good investment for any retailer. | more
Steven Crawford, Optometrist Director, Specsavers Gloucester. There has been a lot of change for optometry in the Gloucester area in recent years. This has seen the expansion of EOS allowing community optometrists to fully utilise their | more
Time is, of course, of the essence when opening a new store. The length of time from identifying a potential new store location to opening can be as long as a pregnancy – around 40 | more
To help her team deal with day to day mental health issues seen in a busy optical practice, Lucy Eva, shared her learnings from an Invictus Trust accredited mental health course. | more
Sarah Marshall, optometrist and store director at Specsavers Bicester is celebrating after being shortlisted in the 2018 Barclaycard everywoman in Retail Awards. Sarah, also a Specsavers UK board director has made it through to the final three | more
Phil and Caroline Shelton, a married couple from St Andrews store started a second career in optics in their 40s. | more
15 staff from Specsavers stores across Scotland have joined forces to learn sign language so they can communicate more effectively with hearing impaired customers.They enrolled on an official Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) ‘Introduction to Sign Language’ and have received a full accreditation after completing the 12-week course. This was supported by Glasgow Clyde College and funded via the Scottish Apprenticeship Levy. | more
Meera Patel, ophthalmic director at Specsavers Bath, told Spectrum why the historic city is such a great place to work.