RIOA Classifieds

Here you can find all classified ad opportunities for both Full-time and Part-time Optometrists, Optometric Assistants, Fill-In Positions and Optometrists for Hire.

Please fax new listings to the RIOA office at 401-223-6400 or send them via e-mail to RIOptometric@gmail.com.


Blackstone Valley Eye Care is looking for an optometrist to join our amazing team.  Our optometry practice, located in Woonsocket, RI, focuses on delivering an outstanding patient experience.  We are looking for someone who is motivated and outgoing with a positive, friendly personality. 

Our practice includes three fantastic doctors and fourteen wonderful staff members.  In 2015, the Power Practice honored us with their Practice of the Year award for exceptional patient care and growth.  In 2016, we had such a phenomenal year that the entire office went to Disney World to celebrate.  In 2018, we were featured on NBC 10 News for our Holiday Light Display that raises money for a visually impaired local student.

We offer a competitive compensation package, a family-friendly schedule, and an experienced support staff.

We strive to provide a very enjoyable environment for both our staff and our patients.  Our patients often comment on how happy everyone is at our office and praise our efforts through Google reviews and post-exam surveys.  If you would like to join our team, please email us at manager@blackstonevalleyeyecare.com.

Date Posted: August 30, 2021


OD seeking to purchase practice in RI and Southern MA.


If you are looking to sell your practice we are interested in purchasing your practice.
Quick and easy sale!

Please email us at corporateoptometry@gmail.com

Date Posted: August 30, 2021


ODs Wanted.

Please contact RIOA Executive Director Tim Bonin at 401-949-0433 if you are interested in practice opportunities in Rhode Island.  The RIOA maintains a list of practice opportunities (i.e. ODs needed, practices for sale, partnership opportunites, etc...) and can help foster connections.

Date Posted: August 19, 2021


Marlborough, MA.  and Providence, RI  office are looking for a primary eye care optometrist. Full time and part time positions available. Benefits are available for part time.  Our practice provides comprehensive eye care, contact lens exams and fittings and diagnosing and treating medical eye diseases and great relationship with all ophthalmologists in the area. We have state of the art equipment, posterior and anterior retinal camera, Canon Visual Field and OCT. Excellent salary, flexible hours, health insurance, 401K, vacation and Continuing Education are compensated.

Contact robinjewell@charter.net.

Date Posted: June 1, 2021


Optometrist (no nights/no weekends)

Providence, RI We have an exciting opportunity for an Optometrist who has a passion to provide great patient care! We offer you the following:

  • Work/Life Balance - no nights and weekends and no on-call
  • 20 PTO days
  • Sign-on bonus
  • Competitive starting base salary of $140,000
  • Production bonus
  • Health benefits
  • Well trained support staff
  • Cutting-edge eye care technology

Westminster Eyecare Associates is one of the Top 50 Eye Care Companies in the country, which includes the best "single-office" eye care practice in the country. We believe that you are the most important resource in our service commitment to our patients.  Our practice is here...for our patients to "See Life's Special Moments, More Clearly."  Our ideal candidate possesses the following attributes:

  • Excellent Medical Optometry Background
  • Team player
  • Positive attitude
  • Desire to learn and grow
  • Patient focused

 To learn more about the position, please contact Lorrie West, Director of HR, at lwest@wecareri.com

Date Posted: June 1, 2021


Fill in position in Providence RI. Competitive salary and flexible schedule.


Email msampalis@hotmail.com

Date Posted: May 25, 2021


Full-Time Optometrist

Smithfield Eye & Optical Greenville, RI   As one of the Top 50 Eye Care Companies in the country, which includes the best "single-office" eye care practice in the country, the WeCare Group's "highest purpose is to create our unique family experience through genuine care and personal service." We clearly understand that you are the most important resource in our service commitment to our patients.  We set the standard extremely high.  We live our values through every level of the company and never forget why we are here...for our patients to "See Life's Special Moments, More Clearly."   

Would you like to have a career where you are cared for, valued and respected?  A work life where you can feel empowered and can express your ideas? A work family where you could create an environment of teamwork and positivity? A place to have the opportunity to continuously learn and grow? A workplace where you are involved in the planning of the work that actually affects you?  We invite you to explore the WeCare Group family.  

Business Description: Smithfield Eye & Optical, a private practice in the WeCare Group, is looking for an Optometrist in Greenville, RI. At Smithfield Eye & Optical we passionately serve our communities through honesty, clarity, and meaningful relationships.  We strongly support our Doctors with excellent compensation, benefits, and an hourly schedule that cannot be beat...no nights or weekends. By investing in the most cutting-edge eye care technology available, our Doctors have all the diagnostic tools necessary to make the proper diagnosis in an effective and efficient manner.  Most of all, we have a team mindset which fosters engagement and positive energy with our community every single day.  

Scope:  Practicing Full Scope Medical and Refractive Optometry  

Location:  Rhode Island is an excellent area to put down roots as you build your career professionally while enjoying a great work-life integration.  The region sits on the Coast of the Atlantic Ocean which is a significant draw for discovering our many beaches such as Newport, Block Island, Narragansett, Westerly, Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucket.  The region is also fortunate enough to have one of the best culinary universities in the country, Johnson & Wales, which translates into top-notch and nationally ranked restaurants.  Providence Performing Arts Center is the perfect venue for Broadway shows and concerts. The Dunkin' Donuts Center features excellent college basketball, college hockey, auto shows, home shows, COMICON, wine and beer festivals, and A-list performing artists.  Finally, the college scene is extremely impressive with Brown University, Providence College, and the Rhode Island School of Design to name a few.  Nestled right in the middle of the I-95 corridor without the daily major metropolitan traffic, Boston is only a 45-minute drive/Amtrak Ride and NYC is a 3-hour drive/Amtrak ride.  

discoverrhodeisland.org

Visitri.com

goprovidence.com

discovernewport.org  

Hours: 8:00am-5:30pm M-F   Ideal Candidate Attributes: (These are all VERY important to us.  Please don't "glaze" over them.  Thank you!)  

  • Excellent Medical Optometry Background
  • Basic Computer/EMR Knowledge
  • Absolute Discretion and Trustworthiness
  • Accuracy 
  • Punctuality
  • Reliability
  • Common Sense/Good Judgement/Practical
  • Accountability
  • Solutions Based Attitude
  • Problem Solver/Get Things Done
  • Organized
  • Self-Starter
  • Self-Supervision
  • Focused/Efficient While Being Effective

Clinical Competencies:  medical and routine office visits, complex contact lens fits, prescribing glasses and contact lenses, prescribing medicine to treat eye disease, glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, and other complex eye disease cases, co-management with the region's top ophthalmologists.  Interpretation and reporting of diagnostic testing including Optomap, OCT, VF, topography, pachymetry, corneal hysteresis, meibography, retinal and anterior segment photography.  Specialty Contact fitting/services.  

Administrative Responsibilities: efficient and effective in completing medical records in a timely fashion/basic computer skills/EMR familiarity   Cul

ture/Leadership/Teamwork:  Living our Gold Service Standards, training sessions with staff as necessary, team meetings, participation in work events and charities  

Production Expectations:  To be determined by Management   Communication Essentials:  Excellent Social Skills/Elegance/Nice to deal with and be around/speaks clearly/keeps the communication positive with colleagues and patients at all times/constructive feedback                                                                                              

Continuing Education:  Meet all required state standards for COPE approved hours of continuing education   Compensation: $130K base salary with opportunities to make an additional $150,000+ based on your goals and patient volume comfort. We understand that money is not the most important factor for all Optometrists, however we invite you to explore our unique opportunity to make an extremely competitive salary that would land in the top 1% of employed associate OD income.  We stay very open minded and transparent in this area since we know there are many philosophies on it.  Let's discuss your ideal situation. Benefits:

  • 401K plan
  • 4 Weeks PTO
  • 6 Paid Holidays
  • CE Allowance
  • Health Insurance
  • Relocation Package (if applicable)

  If you have serious interest, please e-mail your CV to Lorrie West, Director of Human Resources, lwest@wecareri.com and we will do our best to respond within 48 hrs.

Date Posted: March 26, 2021


Full-Time Optometrist

Westminster Eyecare

Providence, RI  

As one of the Top 50 Eye Care Companies in the country, which includes the best "single-office" eye care practice in the country, the WeCare Group's "highest purpose is to create our unique family experience through genuine care and personal service." We clearly understand that you are the most important resource in our service commitment to our patients.  We set the standard extremely high.  We live our values through every level of the company and never forget why we are here...for our patients to "See Life's Special Moments, More Clearly."   

Would you like to have a career where you are cared for, valued and respected?  A work life where you can feel empowered and can express your ideas? A work family where you could create an environment of teamwork and positivity? A place to have the opportunity to continuously learn and grow? A workplace where you are involved in the planning of the work that actually affects you?  We invite you to explore the WeCare Group family.  

Business Description: Westminster Eyecare Associates, a private practice in the WeCare Group, is looking for an Optometrist in Providence, RI. At Westminster Eyecare we passionately serve our communities through honesty, clarity, and meaningful relationships.  We are a leader in the eye care industry, serving over 40,000 patients a year. We strongly support our Doctors with excellent compensation, benefits, and an hourly schedule that cannot be beat...no nights or weekends.  We also have a well-trained support staff with certified para-optometrics, scribes, optical technicians, our own in-house optical lab, and extremely effective clinical systems which allow our doctors to fully utilize their degree.  By investing in the most cutting-edge eye care technology available, our Doctors have all the diagnostic tools necessary to make the proper diagnosis in an effective and efficient manner.  Most of all, we have a team mindset which fosters engagement and positive energy with our community every single day.  

Scope:  Practicing Full Scope Medical and Refractive Optometry  

Location:  Rhode Island is an excellent area to put down roots as you build your career professionally while enjoying a great work-life integration.  The region sits on the Coast of the Atlantic Ocean which is a significant draw for discovering our many beaches such as Newport, Block Island, Narragansett, Westerly, Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucket.  The region is also fortunate enough to have one of the best culinary universities in the country, Johnson & Wales, which translates into top-notch and nationally ranked restaurants.  Providence Performing Arts Center is the perfect venue for Broadway shows and concerts. The Dunkin' Donuts Center features excellent college basketball, college hockey, auto shows, home shows, COMICON, wine and beer festivals, and A-list performing artists.  Finally, the college scene is extremely impressive with Brown University, Providence College, and the Rhode Island School of Design to name a few.  Nestled right in the middle of the I-95 corridor without the daily major metropolitan traffic, Boston is only a 45-minute drive/Amtrak Ride and NYC is a 3-hour drive/Amtrak ride.  

discoverrhodeisland.org

Visitri.com goprovidence.com

discovernewport.org  

Hours: 8:00am-5:30pm M-F  

Ideal Candidate Attributes: (These are all VERY important to us.  Please don't "glaze" over them.  Thank you!)  

  • Excellent Medical Optometry Background
  • Basic Computer/EMR Knowledge
  • Absolute Discretion and Trustworthiness
  • Accuracy 
  • Punctuality
  • Reliability
  • Common Sense/Good Judgement/Practical
  • Accountability
  • Solutions Based Attitude
  • Problem Solver/Get Things Done
  • Organized
  • Self-Starter
  • Self-Supervision
  • Focused/Efficient While Being Effective

Clinical Competencies:  medical and routine office visits, complex contact lens fits, prescribing glasses and contact lenses, prescribing medicine to treat eye disease, glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, and other complex eye disease cases, co-management with the region's top ophthalmologists.  Interpretation and reporting of diagnostic testing including Optomap, OCT, VF, topography, pachymetry, corneal hysteresis, meibography, retinal and anterior segment photography.  Specialty Contact fitting/services.   Administrative Responsibilities: efficient and effective in completing medical records in a timely fashion/basic computer skills/EMR familiarity   Culture/Leadership/Teamwork:  Living our Gold Service Standards, training sessions with staff as necessary, team meetings, participation in work events and charities   Production Expectations:  To be determined by Management   Communication Essentials:  Excellent Social Skills/Elegance/Nice to deal with and be around/speaks clearly/keeps the communication positive with colleagues and patients at all times/constructive feedback     

Continuing Education:  Meet all required state standards for COPE approved hours of continuing education  

Compensation: $130K base salary with opportunities to make an additional $150,000+ based on your goals and patient volume comfort. We understand that money is not the most important factor for all Optometrists, however we invite you to explore our unique opportunity to make an extremely competitive salary that would land in the top 1% of employed associate OD income.  We stay very open minded and transparent in this area since we know there are many philosophies on it.  Let's discuss your ideal situation.    

Benefits:

  • 401K plan
  • 4 Weeks PTO
  • 6 Paid Holidays
  • CE Allowance
  • Health Insurance
  • Relocation Package (if applicable)

  If you have serious interest, please e-mail your CV to Lorrie West, Director of Human Resources, lwest@wecareri.com and we will do our best to respond within 48 hrs.

Date Posted: March 26, 2021