Optometrist Opportunity – Coffs Harbour, NSW

Coffs Harbour, a coastal gem nestled on the stunning New South Wales coast, offers an idyllic lifestyle for those seeking a change of pace. Embrace a vibrant community, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes, pristine beaches, and lush rainforests.

Embrace a lifestyle that combines outdoor activities, a relaxed pace, and a welcoming community!

About the store and role:

  • Join our team with two full-time positions available
  • Competitive salary package, with an attractive offer of up to $190,000, and an extra week of annual leave!
  • Flexible roster requiring weekday and one weekend day availability
  • Work across two practices equipped with state-of-the-art, fully automated OCT and HFA3 devices
  • Experience a supportive learning environment with continuous career development opportunities
  • Collaborate with an experienced retail dispensing team dedicated to patient care
  • Engage with a diverse patient demographic, emphasising Therapeutics, Pathology, and Myopia control
  • Foster close relationships with local ophthalmologists, enabling patient co-management
  • Benefit from a loyal patient base thanks to our strong community focus

What is on offer for a Graduate Optometrist?  

Your Graduate Recruitment Consultant can discuss the package available for this store and potential additional incentive options such as allowances, extra annual leave, etc.

As a newly qualified Optometrist on the Graduate Program, you will experience –

  • Two-day Graduate Induction Event held in Melbourne
  • Ongoing in-person professional development events
  • In-region social engagement & CPD events
  • One-to-one mentorship in-store with your Mentor
  • Wide graduate support network
  • Annual CPD allowance and AHPRA registration
  • Eligible for our ‘Go With A Friend’ bonus when you sign with a friend

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, contactRuby Lewis on +61 (0) 447 889 110 or ruby.lewis@specsavers.com

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