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From Saturday girl to store director

When Trisha Patel was 15 years old and being fitted for contact lenses at Specsavers’ High Wycombe store, a chance remark changed the course of her life. ‘The contact lens director was chatting to me | more

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Making the switch from dispensing to optometry

Specsavers pre-reg Craig Buchanan (above left) is a well-qualified man: he has TWO degrees. Craig, who’s currently doing his pre-registration placement at Specsavers’ Aberdeen store, gained a BSc in Ophthalmic Dispensing before switching to optometry. | more

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Trustworthy career choices

Self-confessed people person Matthew Trusty FBDO is a retail partner in Specsavers Dover store and has also had an incredible career trajectory – from working in store as a teen to his current role on the Specsavers leadership team as the partner voice for home-visiting services. | more

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Pre-reg goes on life-affirming trip

Pre-reg Anisah travelled to poor rural areas of South Africa to volunteer in the eye clinic on The Phelophepa Train of Hope – one of two unique trains which serve as mobile healthcare units, bringing much needed medical and educational services. | more