Residential Service Manager - Aged Care

Job Description

  • Secure Permanent Full Time
  • Gracemere Aged Care Facility
  • Attractive industry salary package + 10% Super + Not for profit salary packaging & Employee benefits

We are currently seeking applications from experienced Aged Care Clinicians for a leadership opportunity in our Central Queensland Gracemere Aged Care Facility Team.

The current opportunity would suit a passionate aged care clinician with proven leadership experience looking to secure a permanent position in a leading not for profit organisation.

You’ll work with your frontline team to provide outstanding care to residents, promoting a culture of values-based, person-centred care.

Through your knowledge, you’ll promote a high standard of quality and compliance, ensuring your facility meets all regulatory requirements through best practice clinical care and audit activities. You’ll ensure strong financial sustainability by driving community engagement to support occupancy whilst overseeing property maintenance, hospitality and lifestyle programs.

Working closely with your senior clinicians, you’ll lead a team of nurses, personal carers and support staff, ensuring their ongoing performance by providing coaching and direction to enable their success.

What you’ll need:

With a solid background in aged care, your leadership skills have seen you grow and develop similar sized services with a focus on quality and person-centred care. Your mentorship and coaching of frontline leaders has resulted in strong service performance, with sound quality outcomes and care governance. You’re confident tackling complex and conflicting priorities throughout your day, pooling your resources to meet deadlines.

You'll present with:

  • Current AHPRA registration as a qualified clinician
  • Experience with SQF Framework and Aged Care Funding Models
  • Strong community engagement and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Solid leadership capability with experience leading similar size services
  • Relevant tertiary, graduate or post graduate qualifications in relevant field

*Please Note: To ensure the health and safety of our people, and the clients, residents, patients and people we serve at UnitingCare Queensland, individuals are required to comply with statutory and Government requirements, such as public health directions, and UnitingCare's vaccination requirements policy, with respect to COVID-19 vaccinations.*

Supporting you to support others:

As the Aged Care and Community services arm of UnitingCare, we believe in unique and holistic care, prioritising the individual to nurture physical, mental and spiritual well-being. 

We’re proudly not-for-profit, meaning greater investment back into our facilities and resources and extra benefits for your take-home pay. Our values based culture means we encourage flexible work arrangements and that we love learning and development. We’re committed to supporting you and your own goals through promotion of health & wellness and employee assistance & recognition programs.

As a member of our Leadership team, you’ll be offered a competitive package with access to salary packaging benefits.

Ready to work together:

To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. Applying will take you around 15 minutes where you’ll be asked for Cover Letter and Resume that clearly outlines your skills and experience for the role.

We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.

Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.