Specsavers Launceston are looking for an experienced Optometrist to join their supportive and welcoming team.

About the store:

  • 7 test room store with sole use Audiology and 4 diagnostic rooms
  • Extremely loyal patient database with a high number of Kerataconics, high percentage of patients with Diabetes and reasonably high frequency of pathology
  • Excellent opportunities for career development including the scope for a driven optometrist to pursue any sub specialty of their choosing
  • Market leading equipment
    • Humphrey Field Analyser
    • 3 x OCTs
    • 2 x TONOREF
    • Clarus ultra widefield retinal Camera
    • Medmont corneal topographer
    • Zeiss Forum with Glaucoma workplace and retinal workplace
    • Ant segment OCT
    • Dry eye clinic including punctal plugs, tear film analyser and belphasteam goggles
    • IOL Master
    • Icare tonometer
    • Manual phoropters in all rooms
  • Store areas of interest – Specialty Contact Lens fitting, dry eye, CASA Certified, Glaucoma co-management and Myopia control

This store is 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
  • 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