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Human resources & workplace relations

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Optometry Australia offers HR, workplace and employment assistance to all members through our partner, Industry Legal Group (ILG). ILG is staffed by HR consultants and lawyers with specific knowledge of the optometry profession.

Alternatively, you may like to first seek complimentary advice from your state office or Optometry Australia’s optometrist advisor helpdesk.

Advice will be provided in complete confidentiality and without judgement.

Industry Legal Group (ILG) Optometry Australia Member Assist
HR helpline
Tel: 1300 101 391
Email: oa@industrylegalgroup.com.au
This is a confidential service.
Basic queries with ILG are complimentary as part of your membership.

Advice can be sought on anything from reviewing contracts, leave entitlements to discussing disciplinary meetings, termination or other workplace concerns.

This service is accessible to all members, including employees, locums and employers.

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