Specsavers Mill Park are looking for an Optometrist to join their friendly team. Within the Plenty Valley Westfield Shopping Centre, this is a high foot traffic practice with a diverse patient demographic. Only a short walk from South Morang Station the store is easily accessible by public transport.

About the role:

  • Full-time – will include 1 weekend day and 1 late night each week.
  • Work with market leading technology including OCT, Corneal topographer, Contact Tonometer (pachymeter) Foreign Body removal equipment incl. Alger’s Brush
  • 5 room store with a wide variety of cases – including a lot of pathology, foreign body and red eye
  • Clinic specialities include RGP and keratoconic fittings, Potential development into Ortho-K fittings, Ocular pathology and therapeutics Post-operative co-management Diabetes co-management

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

Remember – we have a Refer a Friend cash bonus for any optometrist we place in a locum or full-time position who isn’t known to us.