Vision Express Reviews

Updated Nov 26, 2021

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Vision Express CEO Onur Köksal
Onur Köksal
65 Ratings
Pros
  • "pair of free glasses and number of holidays(in 13 reviews)

  • "Great team and work environment(in 9 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Breaks are too short for long hours(in 7 reviews)

  • "No development for head office employees(in 6 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      -

      Nov 4, 2021 - Optical Assistant in Dundee, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      smaller practices means more recognition

      Cons

      pay rate may not be good enough for how stressful and busy it can become

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Nov 13, 2021 - Optometrist in London, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good good good good good

      Cons

      Not many cons I can think of

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    3. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Meh

      Nov 26, 2021 - Optometrist in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      A free pair of glasses every year

      Cons

      Poor covid compliance Salary Progression and training opportunities

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Nice Place to work

      Nov 10, 2021 - Optical Assistant in Crowborough, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Great Team, supportive, nice customers and great to gain experience

      Cons

      I didn't like working weekends

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      Oct 30, 2021 - Student in Nottingham, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      nice environment to work in

      Cons

      there is lots to learn

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      Oct 7, 2021 - Optometrist in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      No sales pressure at all

      Cons

      Sight testing machine like a robot

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      great selection

      Oct 5, 2021 - Optical Assistant in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      * friendly working environment * Great variety of products to offer customers

      Cons

      * no cons in my experience

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    8. 1.0
      Current Employee

      Underpaid and undervalued

      Nov 8, 2021 - Human Resources in Nottingham, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free glasses and discount vouchers

      Cons

      Low pay No management support No training or chance to advance in role All words creating joy for us was promoted in summer but in reality it does not happen

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      .

      Oct 12, 2021 - Store Manager in Nottingham, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Team you build in store

      Cons

      Cannot rely on head office support

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Decent job

      Sep 23, 2021 - Optical Assistant in Telford, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Variety in day to day work Good colleagues Quality products

      Cons

      Often short staffed Sent to cover other stores

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