Vision Express Overview

  • Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1988
  • Company - Private
  • Other Retail Shops
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

CompetitorsSpecsavers, Boots, Optical Express
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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. A truly ...

Vision Express Reviews

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Onur Köksal
Onur Köksal
51 Ratings
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Live it!"

Jul 18, 2021 - Optical Assistant in Newcastle, England, England
Positive Outlook
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Definitely feel like I've found a career - I love the fast pace and the variety of responsibilities. Staff are really friendly and management are amazing!


As with any job working with the public, you get some difficult customers.
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Does there seem to be diversity at Vision Express?

...There have been multiple instances of racism and mistreatment, with British staff getting extra breaks, and being allowed to discuss operations in their own language (which we are not)....Read More

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Vision Express Interviews

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Applied online74%
In Person15%

  1. Pre Registration Optometrist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    I applied online. I interviewed at Vision Express (United Kingdom)


    very calm and friendly . did it over zoom cuz of covid and the whole thing lasted 10 minutes. even made some jokes it was so calm.
    someone told me the questions for the interview so i prepared for them but the locations offered were back so i didnt accept any. needed to do further interviews in store if accepted a store location.

    what do you wanna do when covids over, time where worked as part of a team, describe yourself, scenario about a patient coming in complaining about their glasses what do you do.

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Company Updates

March 3, 2020
And we are back with our Vision Express 2020 Conference! We have welcomed our fantastic colleagues to spend two days with us at Celtic Manor and this year we have heard from our CEO Onur Köksal and Retail Operations Director Francisco Lobbosco. Ahead of our eagerly awaited awards ceremony and gala dinner yesterday evening to celebrate all we achieved in 2019!
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March 15, 2019
Our third hero award is a group award for the team at our Clay Cross store. They were praised by the sister of a customer who has a genetic bone condition. She said: ‘The confidence and reassurance they gave to someone in such a vulnerable position is truly inspiring and amazing.’ Well done team!
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Does Vision Express offer unlimited holiday?

...It is easy to request holidays and a lot of the time they are granted as the team work together to cover each other's shifts if needed....

May 1, 2019

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