Assistant in Nursing - Opal Glenmere
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 Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence 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 in four states, employing a team of over 8,500 nationally. Opal has one of the strongest growth trajectories in the industry with eight new aged care homes scheduled to open in the next two years.
About Opal Glenmere:
Opal Glenmere is located in Kanwal in the northern area of the Central Coast. This 121 bed home is situated among beautiful bushland with leafy gardens and courtyards for residents and their families to enjoy. Opal Glenmere is situated just ten minutes from the Sydney/Newcastle freeway and is in close proximity to major facilities like Wyong CBD and local hospitals.
About the role:
We are currently seeking AINs to work on a casual basis.
Our AINs will be responsible for providing care that is based on the assessed needs of our residents that promotes quality of life and enhances the ability of individuals to maintain their independence.
Our ideal candidates will demonstrate the following:
- Certificate III in Aged Care
- Minimum of 6 months experience working as an AIN within Aged Care including experience with dementia residents
- Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
- Excellent organisation and time management skills
- Ability to adapt to change and enjoy working in a team environment
- A competitive hourly rate
- A professional and social team
- Professional development opportunities
- Health and wellness programs
- Work/life balance
Besides a high degree of job satisfaction, Opal Aged Care offers a competitive salary, a professional and social team, professional development opportunities, access to leadership development programs, and a health and wellbeing program.
All applicants must be willing to obtain a police clearance via Opal’s police check system and undergo a pre-employment medical. You may also be required to attend a drug screen and complete psychometric testing.
Please note: a current flu vaccination will also be required for you to work in our homes.