Maternity leave locum opportunity

Closing Date: 
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 08:30
Job Type: 
23% of personal gross
East Coast Eye Care
111 Manitoba drive
Clarenville , NL A5A 1K2
Newfoundland and Labrador CA

Looking for an Optometrist for ~30hrs/week (no weekends!) to start in June or July 2021 to cover a maternity leave. flexible start and end date but ideally would work from early Summer to Mid/late Fall. 5000.00 relocation bonus will be provided to assist with move to the area. 

Clarenville is the hub of the East Coast of Newfoundland. It's a busy town servicing over 100 smaller surrounding communities. Excellent place for someone who enjoys the outdoors with amazing walking and hiking trails abundant in the area. Only 20 minutes from Terra Nova National park and a world class golf resort. Clarenville is at the beginning of the Bonavista peninsula which was voted the most 'road trip able' area in the country! Within 2hrs Of St. John's, it is easy access to all that area has to offer as well. An excellent opportunity for someone looking for a fun place to live while working with an excellent team! 

East Coast Eye Care is a 40+ yr old family practice that underwent a major renovation in 2018. The practice is the largest optometrist owned and operated clinic in Newfoundland and has all facets of optometric care to offer. The clinic has a large dispensary with two on staff very knowledgeable opticians, has a full vision therapy treatment center, finishing lab, extensive special testing (OCT, pachymetry, Topography, meibography, visual fields, fundus photos, anterior segment OCT and photos) as well as extensive dry eye treatment offerings including Specialty Contact lenses, Radio Frequency (RF) and IRPL. 

We are looking for someone who would like to be a member of our team with us for a little while at least to help keep servicing our patients as we love to do while one of our doctors takes time off to expand her/our family! Interest in Specialty contact lenses and dry eye is a definite asset but not a requirement of the person applying! 

if you're interested in this opportunity we would love to hear from you! Please send us an email at