Specsavers has an exciting Opportunity for an Optometrist to work across both the Ballina and Lismore stores.  The 2 stores are situated only 40 minutes apart from each other in Northeast NSW. In less than a 40-min’s drive you can be on the beautiful beaches of Byron Bay or just a bit further to the bustling Gold Coast.

About the role:

  • Lismore opened a brand-new store in July 2022 offering 6 test rooms and Ballina offers 3 test rooms – both stores kitted out with market leading technology including OCT
  • Extremely attractive salary – including a relocation package if moving to the area
  • Good relationships with local Ophthalmologists – including CPD and training events

This store is a star performer under our ‘Specsavers: The Place to Work’ initiative, offering the following key benefits to all store team members:

  • Volunteer leave
  • Birthday 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 transforming eye health by: eliminating preventable vision loss and blindness, including Glaucoma and Diabetes, through improved prevention and early detection.
  • In 2021, we are detecting glaucoma in 1.43% of our patients, nearly matching the reported national prevalence rate of 1.5%
  • Proud to have well and truly reached 200,000 KeepSight registrations
  • In April 2021, Specsavers had surpassed their target of registering 200,000 patients for their KeepSight initiative, with 80% of KeepSight registered patients who were due for their eye test attending on time
  • We are continuously working to reduce the 50% of people with diabetes who do not receive regular eye checks
  • We estimate our Optometrists have reduced the level of undiagnosed glaucoma among our patients by at least 60%

For a confidential chat about this opportunity, contact Marie Stewart on +61 (0) 408 084 134 or email marie.stewart@specsavers.com

If you are a final year student or recent graduate, please contact your Graduate Recruitment Consultant or email apac.graduateteam@specsavers.com

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