Registered Nurse – Opal Hillside

  • Company:
    Opal Aged Care
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    Nursing

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 77 homes across four states and employing a team of over 8,500 nationally. Opal has one of the strongest growth trajectories in the industry with over 10 new care homes scheduled to open in the next two years.

About Opal Hillside:

Opal Hillside is located in Mount Hutton in the Lake Macquarie region. This 94 bed home has been newly renovated with state of the art finishes, and is situated among a serene and leafy setting. There are a number of facilities including a café, courtyards and gardens designed for residents and their families to enjoy together. Opal Hillside is also conveniently located just 25 minutes from Newcastle CBD and the Sydney/Newcastle freeway.

We would love to hear from experienced candidates who may be interested in relocating to the area. Relocation assistance may be provided to successful candidates.

About the role:

  • Follow and implement the 8 Standards of Care
  • Provide Choice, Empathy, Dignity and Respect for residents to achieve maximum quality of life and independence
  • Deliver the highest quality of clinical care and holistic support to our residents.
  • Demonstrate a positive leadership style with the team, residents, families and other professionals.
  • Provide clinical guidance and coordinate the care team
  • Create and review care plans and escalate any issues of concern
  • Develop and maintain positive resident/family and team relationships
  • Current Australian Registration as a Registered Nurse (AHPRA)
  • What Opal can offer you:

  • Platinum Affiliation with the Australian College of Nursing (ACN)
  • Develop your career in Aged Care with succession planning and training
  • Access to leading talent and management programs
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Flexible work opportunities
  • Salary Range: $58,000 – $77,000 per annum
  • 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.

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