Specsavers has an exciting opportunity for a friendly and patient focused Optometrist to join their team working across both our Rockhampton North store and the brand-new Rockhampton Allenstown store.

About the role:

  • Extremely attractive salary package, including relocation support if applicable
  • Work with market leading technology – including 3 OCTs, 3 Nidek Tonoref Auto-refractors, 2 Humphrey visual field machines and 2 icare tonometers.
  • Work within a small community – great relationships with customers, other local professionals, as well as ophthalmologists
  • Wide variety of patient conditions including uveitis, microbial keratitis and regular foreign body removal.
  • Strong focus on continuing education for both Dispensers and Optometrists
  • Amazing store culture – scoring 95% on the great place to work survey in 2021.

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 Leah Coulter on +61 (4) 2978 3450 or email leah.coulter@specsavers.com 

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

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