Service Manager - Residential Aged Care - Biloela

Job Description

About us:

Lutheran Services is a not-for-profit organisation that has been serving the people and communities of Queensland since 1935. We provide quality, contemporary care and support for people of all backgrounds, at more than 20 locations throughout Queensland.

Our dedicated workforce of nearly 1800 makes a difference to the lives of many people every day. They bring our vision to life – helping those we serve to pursue the lives they hope for and enabling the communities we are part of to thrive.

“Wahroonga” our 65 bed residential aged care facility and 9 Retirement Villas Campus is located in Biloela, a rural town and locality in Shire of Banana, Central Queensland. It is situated 120 kilometres (75 miles) inland from the port city of Gladstone at the junction of the Burnett and Dawson highways. Everyone says ‘G’day’ with a smile and a nod as you walk down the wide streets of Biloela. It’s a friendly, warm and welcoming town known for its love for community and diversity.

About the role:

We are looking for a motivated leader to lead a dedicated, caring and long standing team.

As the Service Manager, you are an experienced registered nurse with advanced skills in leading teams and managing staff performance. You will build a positive culture so that the team can clearly take the lead in delivering best practice person-centred care. You will enjoy people management, be exceptional at managing the facility budget and ensuring the smooth running of the day-to-day operations.

Are you ready to take the next step in your career and or make a tree change to Central Queensland? Relocation package and permanent residence sponsorship available!

If you can lead a team to deliver high quality care with a personal touch, we’d love to hear from you.

What we can offer you:

As a member of the Lutheran Services team, you will enjoy a great work-life balance, generous benefits including $15,900 salary packaging in tax-free pay per year, novated lease options, flexible arrangements and ongoing opportunities for professional development and career progression.

Assistance with accommodation for you and your family or remote area housing assistance – the choice is yours! Enjoy up to 5 weeks annual leave. Access to discounts, such as health insurance, holiday and travel, gym membership, IT and home appliances. You and your family will also have access to our dedicated Employee Assistance Program.

A professional work environment in an organisation that genuinely values dedication, care, innovation, and performance. You will be supported by a strong support team and will have the autonomy to lead the service.

Click Apply to be taken to our online application process. As part of your application, you will be asked to complete preemployment checks and upload documentation.

IMPORTANT: All aged care workers must be vaccinated against seasonal influenza and will be required to have COVID vaccinations. Evidence of these vaccinations will be required prior to commencement. A valid NDIS workers screen will also be required upon commencement, or the ability to gain within your first 3 months of joining us.


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