Welcome to Early Career Optometrists Victoria South Australia

At Optometry Victoria South Australia we provide services to a vital and vibrant community of optometrists, at every stage of their career. Our goal is to help graduates transition into the workforce and to support young professionals in navigating the first ten years of their career.

To meet this commitment, we established our ECO group as a committee of Optometry Victoria South Australia. Our committee is actively involved in providing regular events, networking opportunities, information and advice specifically for each career optometrists.

Want more information on upcoming events or looking to join? Contact office.vicsa@optometry.org.au or connect to our group via their Facebook page.


South Australian ECO’s invited to apply

Are you in the first ten years of your practice? Or do you know someone who is?

Two positions on the Early Career Optometrists Victoria South Australia (ECOV/SA) committee have now become available, and OV/SA is calling for expressions of interest from members.

ECOV/SA are a dynamic committee who seek to engage and support early career optometrists through the provision of regular CPD events, networking opportunities, information specifically for early career optometrists and advocacy.

The ECOV/SA committee meet six times per year, with committee members also expected to attend ECOV/SA events from time to time.

Applications by expression of interest are due by Monday 2 December.

For additional information, an expression of interest form, and details of how to apply please visit the OV/SA Committees page and scroll down to the Early Career Optometrists Victoria South Australia section of the table.

If you have any questions please contact Michelle Marven, Member Services and Policy Manager, Optometry Victoria South Australia on (03) 9652 9100 or email m.marven@optometry.org.au


ECO Education grant (Vic)

Applications have now closed for the ECO Education grant (Vic). The grant is generously supported by Dr Christolyn Raj and Sunbury Eye Surgeons.

The grant, of up to $1,500 is for Victorian-based ECOs who are members of Optometry Victoria South Australia, and who wish to undertake further professional development.

To read more about the grant, and to access the terms and conditions and an application form, click here.

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