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Opal HealthCare is one of Australia’s largest aged care providers with over 8,500 dedicated team members caring for 6,500 residents in 80 care homes across New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and Western Australia, and we are growing each year. We believe investing in our team is essential to providing quality care for our residents both now and in the future.

We offer a diverse range of career pathways through nursing, home management, leisure and health, hospitality, management and corporate services. Read on to discover the exciting and fulfilling opportunities available to you at Opal.

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Commonly asked questions about Opal HealthCare

  • Yes, you are required to have a current police check to work in aged care. If you do not hold a valid check Opal can organise this for you as part of the recruitment process.

    We also conduct two (2) reference checks and a medical check which may include pre-employment drug testing.


  • We offer structured career pathways across all areas of care, hospitality and lifestyle. You can progress your aged care career at Opal through a number of pathways supported by our professional development and training programs.

  • Yes, we have a number of training programs in place to support your career pathway, including:

    • Induction and on the job training
    • Online learning
    • Opal Scholarships Program - where Opal supports team members financially towards further studies
    • Traineeships
    • Graduate Registered Nurse Program
    • Internal leadership programs for new, emerging and existing leaders
    • Australian College of Nursing membership discounts
  • Yes, we offer sponsorship for Registered Nurses only. This usually occurs in regional areas around Australia.