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Optometrist - Brien Holden Foundation - Alice Springs

Optometrist - Brien Holden Foundation - Alice Springs (JO-2211-2799) Alice Springs, Australia

Salary: AUD105000 - AUD120000 per annum


  • Competitive salary $105,000 - $120,000
  • NFP Salary packaging
  • Up to $7,000 for relocation assistance

Why Brien Holden Foundation?

The Brien Holden Foundation is a non-profit organisation who believes it is the right of everyone, everywhere to have the best possible vision. The Foundation delivers sustainable eye care services, education, and training programs in remote and isolated communities in Australia and overseas.

The Brien Holden Foundation is looking for a passionate, skilled and flexible Optometrist to join their team for an exciting contract with their partner, Central Australia Aboriginal Congress in Alice Springs!

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary $105,000 - $120,000
  • Working as part of a passionate, small team and with broader Allied Health team at Congress
  • Access to generous not-for-profit salary packaging arrangements
  • No sales targets
  • No weekends
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • $7,000 for relocation assistance available

What’s the role?

  • Support the establishment of an integrated and comprehensive model of eye health care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the Alice Springs region
  • Incorporate both service delivery and service development accountabilities

Is this the right role for you?

  • Tertiary qualification in Optometry
  • Valid registration to practice optometry in Australia
  • Demonstrated ability, or willingness to learn, to create culturally safe and inclusive environments
  • Ability to develop positive working relationships with a variety of stakeholders
  • Experience in community or public health optometry (Preferred)
  • Ocular Therapeutics endorsement highly regarded
  • A current (or ability to obtain) a working with Children's Check, National Police check & Manual driver's licence

NT PHN/RWA NT may be able to offer relocation support and clinical educational financial assistance to health professionals who are relocating to the NT or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment and further clinical education.

Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Ashleigh McDonald on 08 8982 1056