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Program Manager


Aged & Disability Care
Location: VIC
Work Type: Full Time permanent/Term Contract
  • Based in the south eastern suburbs
  • Above market salary + generous salary packaging and other benefits
  • Work with an organisation with a reputation for excellence

About the organisation

Covering Victoria and Tasmania, you will be working with an organisation that provides a well being approach to its provision of aged care services, encouraging choice and building on the strengths, goals and aspirations of each individual client. Services are delivered across residential and community aged care, day centres, transitional care and retirement living.

Duties

The Program Manager will work in conjunction with the Regional Manager to lead the development and operational management of centre-based community Social Support and Allied Health services to older people and their families living in the community. This position will have management of Social Support services across the central east and southern metropolitan Melbourne regions, providing leadership of social support and Allied Heath operations to ensure provision of high quality centre based services. You will be responsible for developing and implementing fee for service approaches in your region and ensure that the programs operate within resources frameworks and financial targets.

Skills and experience

  • Tertiary qualification in management, business or related discipline and/or experience in operational management in a health or aged care organisation
  • Comprehensive knowledge of best practice and experience in assessment, care planning and service delivery to older persons living in the community
  • Experience and expertise in working within and monitoring budgets
  • Experience and expertise in the leadership and development of a cohesive team, to support staff in the delivery of high quality services
  • A consultative style that promotes participation, collaboration, involvement and team building
  • Excellent project management skills and the capacity to manage and meet competing priorities

Culture

Be a part of an organisation who believe that every person has the right to age with dignity, to have genuine opportunities to make old age a meaningful part of life, and to have real options in their later years. As a leading not-for-profit provider of aged care services in Victoria and Tasmania, join the team of 2,500 staff who are committed to exceeding standards in the provision of quality aged care and strive to make a difference every day.

Benefits

A very attractive above market salary is on offer, plus an excellent salary packaging program. Education and further training is encouraged and supported, along with a family friendly work environment

How to apply

For further information or to obtain a position description, please call Renae on 9828 6565, or email your CV to renae.volz@mcarthur.com.au

138,152 Posted On:15/05/2019