What you'll do

Specsavers have a fantastic opportunity for an Optometrist looking to accelerate their career by owning and working within our Whakatane store, in NZ.


Situated on the eastern coast of the North Island, Whakatane is a picturesque town renowned for its breathtaking natural beauty. Surrounded by beautiful beaches, lush forests, and the stunning Whakatane River, Whakatane provides residents with a relaxed coastal lifestyle.


Specsavers Whakatane is conveniently located on The Strand, a bustling waterfront promenade. The store itself is 95sqm in size, with 3 Optical test rooms, a dedicated Audiology room, 5 dispense desks, over 1000 frames on display and state of the art equipment including OCT.


This opportunity is ideal for an experienced optometrist who understands what it takes to lead and motivate a team. You will have a passion for delivering high-quality clinical care and customer service. This store demographic would offer the successful candidate a fantastic opportunity to experience a variety of pathology and make a 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

Specsavers have successfully achieved the ‘Great Place to Work’ accreditation. We strive for the highest professional and clinical standards and provide unrivalled support, development and career plans.


The following key benefits will be offered 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 discussion about this incredible opportunity, reach out to Emily Dunkin on M +61 400 487 532 or E emily.dunkin@specsavers.com


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