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Student Optometrist Summer Programme 2015FULL TIME
By applying for our 2015 Student Optometrist Summer Placement Programme you will automatically be considered for a Pre-Registration Optometrist role starting in July 2016.FIND OUT MORE
Graduates: Optometry Summer Programme
Our Pre-Reg Supervisors are a group of highly skilled clinicians who receive specialist training on how they can help their student to achieve success. Together you will form a strong and trusting partnership and will be given study time together to work through mock refractions.
World Leading Surgeons, Next Generation Technology
Optical Express are the UK's leading eyecare provider with over 140 clinics nationwide. We offer eyewear, refractive and advanced diagnostic eye tests and believe in a retail environment shaped around the customer.READ MORE
Optical Express: Our Values & Mission
As a leader in the global elective healthcare industry, our staff reflect the world-class service we offer and are central to our continuing success. We are a visionary business that is expanding both nationally and internationally offering great opportunities.READ MORE
Graduates & Apprenticeships
Our graduate and apprenticeship programmes in IT, accountancy, optometry and optical retailing are unrivalled across the industry. Quality training and experience await a career with Optical Express.READ MORE
We’re the market leaders in what we do with the technology and the processes that we’ve got in place and it gives you a chance to work with the leading experts
Ross ThompsonClinic Manager
It's a challenging place to work, with great opportunities that I'm excited to take advantage of. No two days are ever the same which for me is important.
Pauline BlackCustomer Contact Centre Operator
I think probably the most important reason why someone should consider working for Optical Express is personal growth and development. You will learn how to become better clinicians, patient counsellors and surgeons.
Steve SchallhornGlobal Medical Director
Not only do we care about our employees, but we also recognise potential in individuals. We coach and develop their unique skills through a wide range of training programmes which cover all aspects of the business.
Jean HeyLaser Counsellor
For me as an optometrist, the best thing about working at Optical Express has to be getting to work alongside world renowned ophthalmic surgeons and optometrists, who provide a fantastic support network. This allows us to provide the best possible patient care.
Our equipment is unrivalled. We have cutting-edge technology that allows us to perform at the very highest level. We have well resourced, fully researched and fail-safe back-up systems. In other words, we have the best of the best.
Dasi RajuOptometry Development Manager
The best thing about working for Optical Express is the diversity of my day. No two days are the same, with the variety of patients I see on a day to day basis, which leads to a challenging and interesting environment to work in.
Lisa WebbOptometry Development Manager
Given the diversity of the business offerings, I deal with a good variety of patients - from laser and IOL patient, to regular contact lens and spectacle wearers.
Brian McGillRefractive Optometrist
The best thing about working for Optical Express for me is being able to change people's lives. On a daily basis people come in wearing glasses, they undergo laser vision correction, and they leave happy.
David TeenanRefractive Surgeon
For me the personal opportunities within Optical Express are really with my clinical development and management experience. I'm working with the world leaders in ophthalmology - Steve Schallhorn and all the other IMAB members. That is really not rivalled in any other company.
Jill CampbellClinical Director
The ongoing investment in laser technology allows the patients to be treated on the best laser platforms and provides the most superior visual outcomes. I work amongst the best clinicians, the best surgeons, and the most skilled optometrists.
Mesha TannaClinical Director
We're the market leaders in what we do with the technology and the processes and procedures that we've got in place and it gives you a chance to work with the leading experts across the entire industry. Nobody else can offer that - it's absolutely unique to us.
Richard DickensTraining Manager
Training and Development
At Optical Express we understand it is our people that make us the business we are. We believe that by investing in our people to help them perform at their best and to reach their full potential so will Optical Express. Your training starts from day one with a detailed induction to the company and industry, this is followed by a structured on the job training programme.FIND OUT MORE
You help make the business what it is, so you can be certain we'll always recognise hard work and reward it with some great benefits. As well as a continuous commitment to training that will enhance your career development, we'll give you a competitive benefits package that will meet your needs and support your work / life balance.FIND OUT MORE