Optometrist Opportunities – Specsavers Morwell, VIC

18 March 2024

Optometrist Opportunities – Specsavers Morwell, VIC

Specsavers have an exciting opportunity for an Optometrist in Specsavers Morwell store in Victoria. Morwell is situated 150kms east of Melbourne in the heart of the La Trobe valley. It’s known for art and culture and a vast array of outdoor activities along with affordable housing and a relaxed and easy-going lifestyle.

The store itself is located in the Mid Valley Shopping Centre which is one of the major shopping hubs in Morwell. Being anchored by major chains such as Big W, Cotton On, Just Jeans and Woolworths allows the store to also experience high foot traffic and would allow the successful candidate the opportunity to see a variety of patients.

Specsavers Morwell opened in April 2022. The store itself is 174sqm in size with 3 Optical test rooms, 1 dual use Audiology room, 8 dispense points, over 1100 frames on display, and state of the art equipment including OCT.

With a 50% shareholding available; this store demographic would offer the successful candidate an amazing opportunity to experience a variety of pathology and really make positive impact in their local community.

About the roles:

  • Roster agreed in advance so you can plan your personal life
  • Place you in one store where you won’t be moved around
  • Flexible working options such as part-time, fixed term or locum work
  • Excellent opportunities for career development and progression – including pathway to Partnership
  • Give you access to the latest technology and equipment (including OCT in every store)
  • Competitive salary packages on offer – including PII, AHPRA, CPD allowance and bonuses and incentives

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, contact  Leah Coulter on +61 (0) 429 783 450 or leah.coulter@specsavers.com or 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