Job Overview: Here at Vision Express we're committed to nurturing and developing talent in all areas of our business. In particular we have a great focus on Optometrists and our Pre-registration programme plays a key part in helping us develop talented Optometrists for the future.
We're looking for people who are passionate about building relationships with our customers helping them look and feel great whilst ensuring they receive a genuine caring service.
This is a must for all our people and with this in mind we pay particular care and attention to the selection and development of our Pre-registration Optometrists.
Your Pre-registration placement is going to be tough. You'll have to juggle study whilst working full time. Obviously we'll support you every step of the way providing you with centrally developed and delivered training and support to include: a comprehensive induction programme, revision courses, regional practical training and career options upon qualification. However, the emphasis is very much on you to do the work to achieve your ultimate goal of becoming a qualified Optometrist.
So what can you benefit from if you undertake a placement here at Vision Express?
* Highly supportive mentors and managers to make sure you get the range of experience you need
* The latest equipment and a highly professional working environment
* Busy stores and a diverse customer base
* Secondment to eye hospital
* Support from a dedicated Professional Services team
*A highly trained support team in each store
You'll quickly see how hard we work to create a welcoming environment for our customers. And that warm welcome also extends to you.
Job Requirements:In order to be considered for a Pre-registration placement with Vision Express you must be studying towards a degree in Optometry.
* Demonstrate a real passion for providing excellent and consistent customer service
* Communicate in a professional and friendly manner
* Demonstrate a positive attitude everyday
* Display patience, honesty and empathy towards others
* Have the ability to work within a team as well as being self-motivated
Anyone can offer a Pre-registration placement but not everyone offers a programme like us.
If you’re looking for the best support network and training for your Pre-reg placement, there’s no better place to express your potential.
It’s now been nearly three decades since we opened the very first Vision Express store in Gateshead’s Metro Centre.
We’ve come a very long way since then. But our guiding principle remains the same. And that’s to provide an unparalleled level of customer service.