Specsavers Cairns Smithfield is seeking a friendly and flexible Optometrist to join their growing team. With 2 test rooms, OCT and a strong retail team this is a great opportunity for an experienced Optometrist to add real value to the extensive and varied patient base.

 About the role:

  • Highly competitive package – up to $140,000 package
  • CPD allowance, AHPRA registration and Professional Indemnity insurance
  • 5 weeks’ annual leave
  • 2 return flights
  • Work with market leading technology – including OCT
  • Good relationships with local Ophthalmologists – including regular CPD and social events
  • Ongoing professional development opportunities
  • 2 test room store with a supportive and experienced retail team

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 Marie Stewart on +61 (0) 408 084 134 or email marie.stewart@specsavers.com