You're only as good as your team.

That’s why we focus so much of our energy on our people. We want you at the top of your game, and we’re set on helping you get there.

Professional Development Opportunities

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Graduate Registered and Enrolled Nursing Program

Our graduate program provides newly qualified registered and enrolled nurses the opportunity to consolidate and develop clinical and professional practice. Kickstart your career in a safe, supportive environment with a dedicated coordinator overseeing the program and onsite mentors providing guidance, support and supervision.

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Bright Leaders Program

The Bright Leaders program is a dedicated program to help managers, coordinators or team leaders develop their leadership skills. With 19 half-day workshops covering ‘people skills’ such as emotional intelligence, team motivation and people management processes, Bright Leaders are equipped with the skills for modern team leadership.

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Brightwater Traineeships

Kick-start your career by combining practical work experience and structured training. You’ll get the skills and knowledge you need to be great at what you do. Be paid to work and study over 12 to 36 months and attain nationally recognised qualifications in sectors such as ageing, disability, home and community, laundry operations and business.

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Brightwater offers scholarships for clinical staff to complete further training to enhance their skills in an aged care and disability setting. Current scholarships include further training in wound management, health leadership and transitioning practice to aged care.

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Free or subsidised training

Aged care empowers you to continue growing your skills and enhance your knowledge to progress your career or specialise in a particular area. The WA State Government has recognised the importance of the aged care industry and offers pre-traineeships in aged care; aged care training; and reduced fees on certain qualifications.