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Work type: Full time
Location: Hurstville

About HCF

At HCF, our purpose is to bring our human touch to healthcare. Since 1932 we’ve been putting our members and their health first. As Australia’s largest not-for-profit health fund, we cover over 1.7 million members with health, life, travel and pet insurance and our vision is to make healthcare understandable, affordable, high quality and member centric.

We want to be true health partners to our members, easily guiding the healthcare choices that are right for them. At HCF, our values are the way we do things and create the necessary culture to help us realise our purpose and deliver our 2025 Strategy. Living our values in action we step forward, walk in their shoes, stay human, make it better and get there together.

We are proud to offer our members access to lower cost, high quality optometry services across our network of Eyecare centres.


About the role 

As part of the HCF Eyecare Graduate Program, you will be immersed in one of our Eyecare centres and receive ongoing training to develop your skills and set you up for career success. You will have guidance and support from senior clinicians as well as the opportunity to build your network through training with other clinicians across the network.

As one of our graduates, you will take pride in providing excellent patient care as well as being a brand advocate for HCF. You will positively impact other staff members through offering members increased benefits, exceptional service, convenience and expertise.

Automated equipment, highly trained support staff and a team culture make for a truly satisfying work environment.


Skills & experience

You value interacting with other professionals and thrive on working in a supportive culture founded on teamwork, integrity and social responsibility. To be successful in this role you have the following attributes:

  • Be a recent Optometry Graduate able to obtain the required certifications before commencement
  • Enjoy working in a team that is performance driven and supportive at the same time
  • Strong knowledge and understanding in all areas of general Optometry
  • Exceptional communication and patient care skills
  • Ability to take initiative and know when to ask for help
  • Adaptable, open to coaching and quick to learn
  • Outstanding time management skills



Working in the health insurance industry, we know how important it is to prioritise the wellbeing of our own people. We want to provide you with the skills and tools you need to support your wellbeing journey, so that you can be at your best.   

We’re all about  creating a fantastic people experience, guided by our values, so that we can in turn better deliver for our members. We work with our people to create a work experience that is inclusive, supportive, safe and respectful so we can do the best for our members.

Come and join our HCF team!



  • Up to 50% discount on health cover, pet & travel insurance
  • Family & Friends day
  • Organisational wide Recognition & Rewards program
  • Generous Parental Leave Scheme
  • Health & Wellbeing Initiatives


HCF is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All suitably qualified applicants will receive equal and fair consideration for employment. Applicants who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander are actively encouraged to apply.


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