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General Manager, Opal Maitland

Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter

General Manager, Opal Maitland

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 leading aged care providers, with 80 Care Communities and team of over 8,500 across Australia. We are growing, and we invite you to join us on this journey.

The opportunity:

We are currently seeking an outstanding General Manager to lead the team at Opal Maitland. The ideal candidate will be consultative leader from a clinical setting, with a passion for empowering a clinical and non-clinical team to provide exceptional care to our residents. This role will inspire you every day to deliver on Opal’s purpose ‘to bring joy to those we care for’ while challenging your abilities to operate a complex service focused business. 

At Opal, investing in the future of our leaders is paramount. In this role, you will have the opportunity to accelerate your leadership career under the support and guidance of your Regional General Manager and national support teams. You will collaborate with, and be led by some of the best leaders in the sector with the access to ongoing leadership pathway programs and scholarships. This would be an ideal role for an experienced Care Manager looking for their first general management role in a smaller home.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • An outstanding aged care (or similar) Clinician, with a passion for dementia 
  • A positive influencer with the ability to inspire a diverse team
  • A visible leader who loves interaction with our team, our residents, their families, and national stakeholders
  • A motivated operator with the ability to effectively balance clinical leadership with delivery of financial results, property management, team management and other operational aspects of a well-run home
  • Quality focused with demonstrated ability to understand and manage the delivery of quality standards
  • A great communicator who thrives on building strong organisational relationships with the local community

What this role will provide to you:

  • Full support and guidance from your Regional Manager and both local and national support teams
  • A place on the national leadership team of one of Australia’s leading aged care providers
  • Opportunity to collaborate with and be led by some of the best leaders in the sector
  • A strong base of local community referral relationships to nurture and grow 
  • Investment in your leadership career through leadership programs, scholarships and more.

Join us to make a meaningful difference.

To meet some of our team and read about why they chose to work for Opal Aged Care visit:

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


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