Optometrist - Christchurch

Optometry · Christchurch, Canterbury
Department Optometry
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

We have a unique opportunity to work in our beautiful Stores in Christchurch and we are seeking an awesome Optometrist for a FT role to join our existing team. Primarily based in Cashel Street, Christchurch CBD (Yes! The Riverside Market end where all the action is!) and also within the Westfield Mall in Riccarton, you will be welcomed into the fold by a warm, super driven and fun team!


Here at Bailey Nelson, we’re all about changing how our customers see the world and how the world sees them. We are a tight-knit bunch of down to earth individuals who look for ways to relentlessly improve on everything we do, every day.

We believe our team is the secret to our success.  Our people and the interactions we have with one another and with our customers are what defines the essence of who we are, and why we are fast becoming the smarter choice in eyewear for our customers.

 As a Bailey Nelson Optometrist, your mission will be to deliver the best possible eye-care and overall experience to your customers and patients every day… and hit some exciting goals along the way.


What you will get from us;

  • A job where you can make a real difference to meeting customers' eye-care needs
  • The necessary equipment to perform in your role (including a retina camera and visual fields)
  • Competitive salary for the right person with the right level of experience
  • Relocation Package of up to $5k
  • Participation in our program of Leadership sessions to stretch you, elevate your skills and foster tight-knit relationships across your state or region
  • Experiencing our Annual 3 day Leadership conference where you will be part of broader business discussions and performance as well as a chance to let your hair down and celebrate being part of BN with the entire AU NZ Leadership Team
  • A very attractive incentive scheme with Monthly and Quarterly bonuses for strong sales and nailing key KPI’s
  • Access to our world-class web-based learning platform to keep you in the know with all things BN and to streamline training and communication
  • A generous team allowance so you can strut your stuff in and out of store in the latest BN products
  • A monthly allowance for your store to reward, incentivise and recognise the team you work with


What we need from you;

  • Experience - A suitable level of experience as an Optometrist in a busy store/clinic, preferably with previous exposure to 30 minute testing
  • Passion - A genuine passion for creating amazing experiences for your customers both inside and outside the testing room, helping solve their eye-care and eyewear needs and deliver outstanding outcomes for both them and your store
  • Energy - A love of being in a fast paced, growing business and able to adapt to change, lead by example with positivity and a can-do attitude
  • Leadership - Commitment to inspiring, motivating, training and developing your team to be the best they can be, by working with your Store Manager
  • Effectiveness- Ability to effectively manage your time and all operational requirements of your role without ever compromising the customer experience
  • Team - Passion for building a strong partnership with your Store Manager, allowing you to approach your store as a leadership team and to jointly identify opportunities for growing your store via both the clinic and retail spaces
  • Drive- A true love of achieving and driving results through your clinic and your store team
  • We are growing fast and we are looking for someone adaptable and dynamic to join our already incredible team!


 So… if you have just read about your dream job, don’t sit back and ponder what might have been!  Send us your resume so we can hear all about why you are the perfect Optometrist for this role, and if we are feeling the vibe just as much as you are we will be in touch to chat to you in person. Please send your CV to Lisa - lisa.mcnaughton@baileynelson.co.nz


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  • Location
    Christchurch, Canterbury
  • Department
    Optometry
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level