Specsavers

Audiologist/Hearing Aid Dispenser - Belfast, Northern Ireland

Recruiter
Specsavers
Location
Belfast
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Posted
18 Jan 2021
Closes
29 Jan 2021
Ref
49151
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role: Audiologist/Hearing Aid Dispenser
Location: Belfast to cover clinics in the surrounding area
Hours: Full time/part time to include weekend work
Experience level: For this role you will need to be a qualified Audiologist/Hearing Aid Dispenser and able to HCPC register

Up to £5,000 welcome to the business bonus available!

 

We're looking for an Audiologist/Hearing Aid Dispenser to join our team in Belfast Hearcare.

 

We run clinics at our store in Belfast which we call the 'hub' store, and in a lot of the Specsavers stores in Northern Ireland; we call these our 'spoke stores'. Each member of our team covers only a few of the locations which where possible, we base around when someone lives and mileage can be claimed for travel. 

Our Spokes :

  • Abbeycentre
  • Banbridge
  • Parkcentre
  • Connswater
  • Craigavon
  • Downpatrick
  • Larne
  • Newry
  • Omagh
  • Portadown

 

The Team and Director

We have a large hearcare team in Belfast Hearcare! The team is made up of 5 Hearing Aid Dispenser, 2 Hearcare Assistants, 1 Trainee Hearcare Assistant and a Hearcare Manager. The Director, Gemma, has been at Specsavers for 15 years! She started as an Optical Assistant before progressing to be a Dispensing Optician and Store Manager. She then decided to start her hearcare journey and trained as a Hearcare Assistant, then a Hearing Aid Dispenser and became a Hearcare Director in November 2020. 

 

Gemma had this to say about her team:

'Although we are spread wide across the country we are a very close team and all very supportive of each other. I am so grateful to have such an amazing team of kind, genuine and enthusiastic people.' 

 

At Belfast Hearcare we’re offering:

  • Salary depending on experience 
  • Bonus scheme
  • Up to £5,000 welcome to the business bonus
  • Professional fees paid for you
  • Continuous professional development 
  • Wax removal course 
  • Mileage for travel 


About you:

You must be registered with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a Hearing Aid Dispenser (HAD). We are more than happy to consider newly qualfiied Audiologists/Hearing Aid Dispensers and help you kick start your journey in Audiology!

 

About Specsavers Hearcare
Specsavers Hearcare has over 800 stores and is still growing. A big part of our success is down to our Hearing Aid Dispensers and the influence they have on our business. Because of our unique model, our Hearing Aid Dispensers have the opportunity to work directly with the Hearcare Joint Venture Partner and contribute to the clinical direction of the business. With Specsavers, your input and ideas will matter more. 

You can find out more information about Specsavers Audiology here: https://join.specsavers.com/uk/department/audiology/

 

Platinum Employer 
Belfast Hearcare is an accredited Platinum Employer – this means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of the Specsavers drive to become a famous place to work. Stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards: Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement.

 

What’s next?
For more information or to apply for this role, please contact our Audiology Resourcing Partner, Sophie Ayland on 01566 770 129 or email sophie.ayland@specsavers.com.