Registered Nurse – Opal Rutherford

  • Company:
    Opal
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 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 Rutherford:

Opal Rutherford is located in the tranquil NSW Hunter Valley region. This 144 bed home is newly built with modern designs and furnishings, along with a number of family friendly facilities including an onsite café, function room and leafy, landscaped gardens. Opal Rutherford is in close proximity to a number of local shopping centres, national parks and famous Hunter Valley Wineries – an ideal location to live and work!

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.