School Based Traineeships

At Opal HealthCare we are passionate about delivering the highest quality care to our residents and only employ outstanding team members who share our values of  Compassion, Accountability, Respect & Excellence.

Opal HealthCare is one of Australia’s largest aged care providers, with 84 Care Communities in four states, employing a team of over 9,500 nationally. In Northern NSW, we have twelve Care Communities spread from Killara in Sydney's North, to the Central Coast and through the Hunter and Newcastle regions with multiple opportunities available within each location in 2022. 

This is aged care, but not as you know it!

At Opal, we are passionate about investing in our team of the future and we invite you to join us on this exciting journey. 

We are now taking expressions of interest for 2022 for the following: 

- school based traineeships and apprenticeships

- part time job opportunities for students across cleaning, catering and care roles

What Opal can offer you:

A stable, rewarding career in one of Australia's largest growth sectors 
Flexible working hours and shift options
Multiple opportunities across a range of locations, both NSW and Nationwide! 
Full career progression support with scholarship opportunities of up to $15,000 
Options to train in multiple areas of the Care Community where you can really make a difference 
Employee Referral Program – earn bonuses for inviting your friends to work with us!
A collaborative team environment with supportive management to guide you on your aged care journey

Apply now for 2022! 

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. 

You must also be willing to obtain a personal NDISWC through your state government provider prior to commencing employment with us.

Please note: a current flu vaccination will also be required for you to work in our Care Communities, as well as full vaccination against COVID19.

Maitland, NSW, AU