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Specsavers Reviews

23 Reviews
2.9
23 Reviews
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Doug Perkins
11 Ratings
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    A good company and team

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager  in  London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Manager in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Specsavers full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    the directors and the busy nature of the practise

    Cons

    great potential staff are not recognized by the head office in giving greater responsibilities.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I like working for the company

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

Specsavers Interviews

Updated Sep 11, 2014
Updated Sep 11, 2014

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    Optical Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Manchester City Centre, England (UK)
    Anonymous Employee in Manchester City Centre, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Specsavers in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    I turned up 15 minutes early but they were running late themselves so I had to wait an extra 15 minutes. The interviewer was very friendly and asked many questions such as
    during busy periods, how would i handle the workload?
    what are my strengths and weaknesses...
    do i have an previous optometry experience?
    do I have any holidays booked?
    what is my flexibility?

    Interview Questions
    • what makes me better than any other person being interviewed?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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Website www.specsavers.co.uk
Headquarters Saint Andrews, Guernsey
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Retail
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Luxottica, De Rigo, Safilo

Specsavers Optical Group is focused on serving squinters on a budget. The company, famous for its ongoing two-for-one offering, specializes in affordable eyecare. Through its 1,300 Specsavers stores in Europe and Australia, consumers can receive eye exams, as well as buy glasses and contact lenses. The company makes more than 2,000 styles of glasses at its three UK factories. Specsavers also sells contact lenses online; it is Europe's largest contact lens home-deliverer. Through its hearing care business, Specsavers Hearcare Group, the company offers hearing tests and... More

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