James and Natalie have been employed at Specsavers in Cheltenham since 2017 initially in roles that were often difficult to recruit for and tended to have a higher staff turnover than average. Their dedication to the roles meant that Specsavers lowered their recruitment costs whilst gaining reliable and loyal employees within their team.Read more...
Over the last few years James’ role has developed even further supporting the Community Engagement Manager with promotional and community-based work, which has led to even more opportunities for Specsavers including PR coverage and recognition from Cheltenham’s local MP with a nomination for Cheltenham’s Constituency Responsible Business Champion.
“Their attitude is just amazing, they want to work, they want to do well and help you.”
Melanie, Retail Director, Specsavers
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