Optometrist opportunity – Specsavers Erina, NSW

Consider Erina for your next career move—a bustling urban centre on the Central Coast of New South Wales. Boasting a vibrant atmosphere, Erina offers a mix of modern amenities, shopping precincts, and recreational spaces.

The town’s central location provides easy access to stunning beaches and natural attractions. With a thriving local culture, diverse dining options, and a range of entertainment choices, Erina is a dynamic place to work and live.

Join us in this lively community where the balance between work and leisure creates an ideal setting for professional growth and a fulfilling lifestyle.

About the role:  

  • Six-week advanced planning of rosters, allowing for effective life planning.
  • An enticing salary package of up to $150k, complemented by an annual stay-in-location bonus of up to $10k.
  • A well-equipped 5-test room store featuring cutting-edge technology like OCT and HFA3.
  • Engagement with a diverse patient demographic, providing exposure to a wide range of pathologies.
  • Collaboration with a supportive team in a positive work culture, ensuring continuous support for your professional development.
  • Strong working relationships with local Ophthalmologists, contributing to a collaborative approach to eye care.

What is on offer for a Graduate Optometrist?  

Your Graduate Recruitment Consultant can discuss the package available for this store and potential additional incentive options such as allowances, extra annual leave, etc.

As a newly qualified Optometrist on the Graduate Program, you will experience –

  • Two-day Graduate Induction Event held in Melbourne
  • Ongoing in-person professional development events
  • In-region social engagement & CPD events
  • One-to-one mentorship in-store with your Mentor
  • Wide graduate support network
  • Annual CPD allowance and AHPRA registration
  • Eligible for our ‘Go With A Friend’ bonus when you sign with a friend

This store is a star performer under our ‘Specsavers: The Place to Work’ initiative, offering the following key benefits to all store team members:  

  • Birthday leave
  • Volunteer Leave
  • Access to Specsavers Perks staff discount program
  • Two free pairs of glasses each year
  • 30% off glasses voucher for family and friends each year

Why choose Specsavers?  

  • Specsavers are rated the market leader for eye tests, and the retailer of choice for contact lenses in Australia and New Zealand
  • We are on a continual mission to transform eye health by: eliminating preventable vision loss and blindness, including Glaucoma and Diabetes, through improved prevention and early detection
  • Specsavers optometrists are picking up 90% of avoidable blindness in the community
  • Proud to have well and truly reached 700,000 KeepSight registrations
  • Our stores have a 93% Glaucoma detection rate
  • 1 in 5 kids are on Myopia management
  • Specsavers is proud to announce we’re the 8th best place to work in Australia in 2023, and have been an accredited ‘Great Place to Work’ organisation for the past three years
  • Since 2011, Specsavers has donated $7.8 million dollars to The Fred Hollows Foundation to help fund vital projects that improve the delivery of eye health services, strengthen health systems, and build a workforce for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples to help end avoidable blindness

For a confidential chat, contactRuby Lewis on +61 (0) 447 889 110 or ruby.lewis@specsavers.com

click here to see what a Day in the life of a Specsavers Optom looks like. 

If you are a final year student or recent graduate, please contact your Graduate Recruitment Consultant or email apac.graduateteam@specsavers.com 

If you aren’t looking but know someone who is, you could earn up to $15k through our Refer a Friend bonus