Care Support Officers – Opal Aged Care (Central Coast Based)

  • Company:
    Opal
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:

Kick start a new career at Opal.

Have you always wanted to get into aged care, but haven’t been sure on where to start? Opal are looking for candidates who want to become nurses of the future.

At Opal Aged Care, we know that companies don’t succeed, people do. Our purpose is to bring joy to those we care for and our values of C ompassion, A ccountability, R espect and E xcellence reflect that CARE is at the heart of everything we do.

Opal Aged Care is one of Australia’s largest aged care providers, with 78 homes across four states, employing a team of over 8,500 nationally. Opal has one of the strongest growth trajectories in the industry with 8 new care homes scheduled to open in the next two years.

We are currently seeking passionate Care Support Officers on a full time, part time and casual basis to support our care teams on Morning and Afternoon Shifts 7 days a week.

About the role:

Our Care Support Officers will support our care team with daily living tasks for our residents to optimise their independence, health, well-being and quality of life. We are looking to build a new team of highly passionate people and have a number of vacancies available across our homes on the Central Coast.

Our ideal candidates will demonstrate the following:

  • Experience working in hospitality or customer service 
  • A compassionate and empathetic nature
  • Willingness to obtain a Certificate III in Individual Support
  • Adaptable to change and enjoys working in a team environment
  • What Opal can offer you:

  • A career pathway to become a qualified carer
  • Ongoing career development opportunities
  • Family friendly rosters with stability of shifts
  • A friendly, social, collaborative team
  • Work/life balance
  • All applicants must be willing to obtain a police clearance certificate via Opal’s police check system and undergo pre-employment medical. You may also be required to attend a drug screen.

    Please note: a current flu vaccination will also be required for you to work in our homes.