Senior Optometrist Opportunity – Specsavers Belconnen, ACT

6 February 2024

Senior Optometrist opportunity – Specsavers Belconnen, ACT

Unlock an unparalleled lifestyle in Australia’s capital, Canberra. Nestled between stunning landscapes, affordable housing and a thriving job market, Canberra offers the perfect blend of urban sophistication and natural beauty.

Immerse yourself in a dynamic arts scene, diverse culinary experiences, and a strong sense of community. With world-class education options and proximity to national parks, Canberra is the ideal place to elevate your career and personal life.

About the role:

  • Full-time opportunity for an experienced optometrist seeking career advancement, focusing on leadership, mentorship, and driving clinical efficiencies
  • Take the lead in our practice, guiding and mentoring while optimising clinical processes, in a supportive environment with competitive compensation and professional development opportunities
  • Attractive salary package of up to $150,000 + super (dependent on experience)
  • Benefit from excellent career development and progression opportunities
  • Clear pathway to partnership, with Belconnen having successfully guided team members through this journey
  • Specialise in co-management of neuro-ophthalmology in a cutting-edge 7-test-room store.
  • Access advanced technology, including free OCT for every patient.
  • Collaborate with a fun and experienced optometry and retail team, ensuring smooth handovers.

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 Ruby Lewis on +61 (0) 447 889 110 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

If you aren’t looking but know someone who is, you could earn up to $15k through our Refer a Friend bonus