Optometry Student Support
If you're a student of Optometry, we can help you prepare you for a successful career in independent optometry through our Future Directions program.
Considering a Future in Independent Optometry?
Gain invaluable business knowledge, training, networking and placement opportunities whilst undertaking your studies. ProVision's Future Directions program offers you invaluable support as you embark on your career in Optometry, at no cost to you!
How ProVision Can Support You
ProVision facilitates regular networking opportunities where you can network with fellow students, ProVision optometry practices, ProVision staff and other industry professionals at both ProVision and Optometry Australia sponsored events.
CLINICAL EDUCATION PLACEMENTS
ProVision works closely with the three universities to ensure students have the opportunity to experience independent full-scope optometry as part of their university course, through initiatives such as the preceptorship training program.
Give yourself an edge with the support and guidance of a mentor. ProVision can place you in contact with a practicing optometrist in your state for mentoring and career advice.
ProVision can assist you to locate employment with an independent ProVision optometrist on completion of your studies. You'll gain invaluable experience and insight into the operational management of an independent practice. This is of particular benefit for those wishing to open their own practice in the future. Click here to view a full list of current Graduate vacancies within the ProVision network.
EMPLOYMENT WHILE STUDYING
Both casual and part time employment opportunities are available with independent practices while you are studying. Causal employment with a practice offers you the opportunity to build on your optical retailing experience through involvement in all retail duties outside the consulting room. Click here to view a list of current vacancies.
Seeking to open a new practice or purchase an existing one on completion of your studies? Consider joining ProVision as a member optometrist. You'll benefit from our full range of professional services to ensure a successful start to your practice and its continued growth. Learn about what ProVision membership can offer you.