Our Erina store currently have an opportunity for a passionate optometrist to join their long-standing team. Both graduate optometrists and experienced optometrists are welcome to apply.   

Erina is beautiful location with great beaches and national parks to enjoy. Enjoy the best of both worlds with Sydney being just a short one hour drive away!  

About the role: 

  • Full-time opportunity  
  • A 5 test room store with market leading technology including OCT & HFA3 
  • Work with a diverse and full scope patient demographic including pathology 
  • Work with a wonderful team with a great working culture where your ongoing professional development will be continuously supported 
  • The store has great working relationships with local Ophthalmologists 
  • Rosters planned 6 weeks in advance to allow you to be able to plan your life 
  • An attractive salary package of up to $150k on offer plus an annual stay in location bonus of up to $10k  

What is on offer for a Graduate Optometrist? 

Your Graduate Recruitment Consultant will be able to discuss the specific package available for this store as well as potential additional incentive options such as allowances, extra annual leave etc. 

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

  • Induction in our Port Melbourne Support Office 
  • One to one mentorship in store with your Primary Mentor 
  • Tiered support system, starting with your Primary Optometry Mentor, as well Regional and Peer Mentors, Retail Support Team and friendly support office in Port Melbourne 
  • Ongoing professional development events 
  • Annual CPD allowance and AHPRA registration 

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 transforming eye health by: eliminating preventable vision loss and blindness, including Glaucoma and Diabetes, through improved prevention and early detection 
  • In 2021, we are detecting glaucoma in 1.43% of our patients, nearly matching the reported national prevalence rate of 1.5% 
  • Proud to have well and truly reached 200,000 KeepSight registrations 
  • In April 2021, Specsavers had surpassed their target of registering 200,000 patients for their KeepSight initiative, with 80% of KeepSight registered patients who were due for their eye test attending on time 
  • We are continuously working to reduce the 50% of people with diabetes who do not receive regular eye checks 
  • We estimate our Optometrists have reduced the level of undiagnosed glaucoma among our patients by at least 60%  

For a confidential chat about this opportunity, contact Bec Smith on +61 (0) 418 843 445 or email bec.smith@specsavers.com 

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 an easy $5k through our Refer a Friend bonus