Optometrist Opportunity, Part-Time Specsavers Hobart, TAS

5 January 2024

Optometrist Opportunity, Part-Time Specsavers Hobart, TAS

Specsavers are seeking skilled Optometrists who is dedicated to eyecare and have a passion to make a difference in the lives of our community. Our Hobart store are seeking an experienced Optometrist to join their vibrant & team orientated store in a part-time capacity.

About the role: 

  • The role will ideally be one or two weekend days with a day or two during the week
  • Located in the heart of Hobart in the cat and fiddle arcade which is home to over 70 specialty stores, Hobart boasts the opportunities & convivence that come with a capital city whilst still offering a relaxed commute & scenic outdoor adventures
  • Excellent opportunities for further career development and progression
  • Varied patient demographic
  • Great opportunity to experience the community element of the Optometry industry! Enjoying regular optometrist dinners with neighboring practices, an opportunity to connect with like minded individuals learning from shared experiences

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 the Technology available for an Optom at Specsavers

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