Specsavers is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for an Optometrist to come on board as a Joint Venture Partner in an established store with a passionate and experienced team of 14, in the heart of Katoomba, Blue Mountains, NSW.

Located 1hr 15 min from the centre of Sydney, the Blue Mountains is a captivating world of National Parks, spectacular scenery, awe inspiring vistas and the grandeur of ancient mountains. The area boasts more than 140km of walking trails and hundreds of plant and animal species found nowhere else.

Specsavers Katoomba is located in a high street location with a large established database of loyal patients. Retail anchors include Coles, Woolworths, Big W, and Target. The store is accessible by public transport as well as ample parking being available if you prefer to drive.

The practice itself opened in 2010 and is a spacious 150 sqm of floor space. Consisting of over 1100 frames on display, 2 consulting rooms, designated pre-test area, 5 dispensing desks, automated state of the art equipment including OCT, a dedicated contact lens room, and staff amenities including a separate staff room.

Katoomba could be titled “Little Britain” and consists of an expanding collection of community facilities including schools, churches, sports and fitness venues, cinemas and a number of shopping destinations where you can indulge in retail therapy, dine in award-winning eateries, and soak up the art and craft.

With a 1/3 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.

As a Specsavers joint venture partner, you will have access to the following benefits:

  • Administrative support, including payroll, accounts payable and quarterly BAS
  • Specsavers’ market-leading brand driving customers to your store
  • A market-rate salary and superannuation in addition to your share of store profits
  • Annual leave and access to exclusive wellbeing workshops

This store will be a star performer under the ‘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
  • 30% off glasses voucher for family and friends each year

 For a confidential chat about this opportunity, contact Kimberley Forbes on M +61 (0) 429 566 846 or E kimberley.forbes@specsavers.com