Commonly asked questions about aged care jobs in Katoomba

  • Nursing is a career where you can make a fundamental difference in peoples’ lives - helping them to make the most of their days. Our Opal HealthCare Academy provides development opportunities so you can expand your knowledge and your circle of influence to make an impact as you grow in your career.

    Assistant in Nursing roles require you to have a Certificate Three in Individual Support.

    Registered Nurses are required to have a Bachelor of Nursing degree and a current AHPRA registration.

    General Service Officers require you to have experience working in a service industry.

  • Katoomba Views Care Community is located in the beautiful World Heritage Blue Mountains, with delightful scenic views, we’re within easy reach of local shops, cafes and amenities. You can find us at 2 Penault Avenue, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, NSW 2780

  • Katoomba Views is part of the Opal HealthCare family. Opal HealthCare is one of Australia’s largest aged care providers with over 9000 dedicated team members caring for more than 7500 residents in 84. Care Communities across New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and Western Australia, and we are growing each year. We want to invest in your career in aged care and offer plenty of opportunities for your progression and development.

  • Yes, you are required to have a current police check to work in aged care. If you do not hold a valid check Opal HealthCare 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 carehospitality and lifestyle. You can progress your aged care career 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 HealthCare Scholarships Program - where we support 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 discount 
Jobs in Katoomba

Katoomba Views

Learn more about Katoomba Views Care Community here. Our aged care home is located in the beautiful World Heritage Blue Mountain, within easy reach of local shops, cafes and amenities. 

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Springwood Greens

Springwood Greens

Springwood Greens Care Community is set within the bushland surrounds of Springwood in the lower Blue Mountains, our warm and inviting country-style aged care home is a tranquil retreat among stunning gardens.

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Glenmore Park

Glenmore Park

Our brand new Care Community in Glenmore Park, Western Sydney, New South Wales, is still in the construction phase and set next to the peaceful parklands and waterways of the Glenmore Loch. Expected to be completed Sept 2022.

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