Optometrist

Auckland Eye Limited - Auckland, New Zealand
Posted: June 2, 2019

Exciting opportunity in beautiful New Zealand!

Have you ever wanted to live abroad? Ever thought about what it would be like to work in New Zealand? This is a rare and exciting chance for you to have the adventure of a lifetime and perhaps grow your career at the same time!

  • Live and work in beautiful New Zealand.
  • Add real value to our growing Ophthalmology clinic.
  • High standards, excellent equipment and great team to work with.

Come work with us at Auckland Eye Group, where we live our values of Integrity, Respect and Collaboration.

Auckland Eye is committed to the benefit that patients receive by having specialist optometry skills available in our practice, so read on to find out more about a role that offers more variety and learning than a typical optometrist practice.

About the role:

Your role will be to work alongside Ophthalmologists and our wider team of technicians and nurses to provide integrated eyecare services for our patients. You’ll get to work across all areas of Ophthalmology, so if your chosen field fascinates you, this could be a great chance to be exposed to our wide array of skills and talents. You’ll see patients pre and post op, lead and manage clinics, work with contact lenses trials, participate in research, as well as occasionally assist with other services such as theatre and refractive procedures. In addition, there is the admin, documentation and paperwork that goes along with a busy, quality-focused practice.

As with all patient-facing roles, you have a responsibility to ensure that the care we provide remains at the forefront of our industry.

The main clinic is in Remuera, but you will work across all our locations in Auckland North, West as well. Hours are flexible depending on your commitments .

About you:

Obviously, you’ll need have great people skills - that’s essential and of course, you will be genuinely passionate about service and quality of care.  You will need to be formally trained and NZ registered with current APC. Some experience working in an Ophthalmology practice would be helpful, but not essential.

Your current colleagues will tell us that you’re really organised and have superb attention to detail. You’re proactive and professional and come to up with solutions and new ideas. You’ll tell us that you love learning, and you’re keen to explore new skills as well as share the ones you have, you’re a willing participant in change and growth and you are confident that you can help your team deliver incredible, market leading ophthalmology services and help us in our commitment to being the best in our field!  

You will need to eligible for a full New Zealand work visa for a minimum of 2 years, you can find out about visas and requirements at https://www.immigration.govt.nz/new-zealand-visas.

About Auckland Eye Limited:

We are a growing private Ophthalmology practice, with 15 specialists.  Our primary clinic and day stay facility is located in Remuera.  We also have two additional hubs in New Lynn and Takapuna, which includes both clinic and surgical services.

Our core values of Integrity, Respect and Collaboration weave through all that we do and help us deliver outstanding, life changing results for our patients. We have great plans for growth and leading our industry into the future, so we’re passionate about continued development and knowledge sharing as well as leading the way in our industry.

Apply now!

Roles like this don’t come along very often, so make sure you let us know if you’re interested.  Send us your CV and cover letter - we’re keen to hear from you.


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Auckland Eye Limited

Auckland Eye Limited

Auckland, New Zealand

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