Care Coordinator - Opal Denhams Beach

Opal Aged Care

Lead the Care Team, Supervise the multidisciplinary team, operate in a RN led model and deliver the highest quality & holistic care to residents.

  • Permanent Full-time position
  • Career succession planning available - be the Next Leader
  • Access to leadership and management programs
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 74 homes across four states and employs a team of over 8,000 nationally.  

About the role:

Opal Denhams Beach is currently seeking a Clinical Care Coordinator on a full time basis to act as a clinical expert, provide hands-on education to nursing team members and promote excellence in care. 

You will be required to support and contribute to quality improvement and demonstrate a high level of skill in clinical decision making, especially when it comes to problem identification interpreting clinical data, wound assessment and management. 

You will be expected to be able to assess for acute changes and respond to clinical deterioration and liaise with the Care manager, medical practitioners and allied health professionals. 

Our ideal candidates will demonstrate the following:
  • Bachelor of Nursing and ideally post graduate qualifications in dementia or mental health.
  • Current practicing registration as a Registered Nurse with AHPRA for at least 5 years.
  • Deep knowledge of the aged care industry, regulations and accreditation process.
  • Prior experience evaluating and reviewing practice standards and procedures, assessment tools and care plans in aged care. 
  • Understanding of Workplace Health and Safety framework and regulations.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to engage staff at all levels.
  • Well-developed report writing and analytical skills.
  • Proven coaching, problem solving and influencing skills.
  • Highly organised and previous experience with computerised care systems.
 What Opal can offer you:    
  • A competitive hourly rate
  • A professional and social team
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Access to leading talent and management programs
  • Health and wellness programs including subsidised gym memberships
  • Work/life balance
All applicants must be willing to obtain a police clearance certificate via Opal's police check system and undergo a pre-employment medical check and drug screening. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join our team and to make a key contribution to the success of Opal Aged Care.

For a full listing of all our current vacancies visit
https://www.opalagedcare.com.au/careers/current-vacancies/

To meet a few of our team and read about why they chose to work for Opal Aged Care visit https://www.opalagedcare.com.au/about-us/meet-our-team/