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Employment Type
Full Time
Location
Strathaven
Position Summary

Care Manager 

  • Full time position based in Rosetta, Tasmania
  • Join one of Tasmania’s leading aged care providers in one of the fastest growing industries
  • Reputable and innovative values based organisation

About the role:

An exciting opportunity exists for a Care Manager support the Senior Care Manager to lead a multi-disciplinary team of passionate and committed aged care professionals at our Strathaven facility.

You will be responsible for:

  • All aspects of clinical care, including assessments, care planning and ongoing evaluation of client care to ensure individual needs of clients are met and the quality of life for the resident is optimised
  • Providing clinical leadership and support to nursing and care staff in accordance with UA policies and procedures and the Residential Aged Care Standards 
  • Liaising with residents, families and other health professionals
  • Monitoring clinical risks and contributing to continuous improvement strategies
  • Providing managerial leadership, mentoring and supervision to nursing and care staff to promote a harmonious team approach to ensure the delivery of high quality resident care

About you:

You are passionate about what you do and want to make a difference in the lives of our residents, to support them to live life to their full potential.

This is the place for you if you have:

  • Current registration with AHPRA as a Registered nurse
  • Previous experience in clinical management roles within aged care, with a clear commitment for achieving contemporary, best practice person-centred care in the workplace 
  • Proven leadership capabilities, demonstrated through previous managerial experience 
  • Demonstrated up-to-date knowledge and skills in Contemporary Aged Care Services and the Residential Aged Care Standards 
  • Thrive in a team and also appreciate the one to one interactions
  • A commitment to being part of a workplace culture based on the BEST way of life (Believe, Excel, Support and Trust)
  • A willingness to work within the ethos of the Uniting Church

You will need:

  • A current Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (TAS) (or willing to obtain one)
  • Full Australian working rights and a current police records check (or be willing to undertake this process)
  • A current flu vaccination and be prepared to meet this annual requirement 

About Us:

At Uniting AgeWell we promote and support our people to be their BEST and give their BEST so they can help our communities to live well with choice and peace of mind.  This is underpinned by our Values and Customer Promise and Charter.

  • Be a part of a values based organisation
  • Work in your local community and make a difference to the lives of our residents/clients 
  • Career pathways, education and training opportunities
  • Benefits, including salary packaging
  • A mandatory annual flu vaccination is provided

Our story:

At Uniting AgeWell (UA), our focus is on supporting older people to experience a sense of wellbeing, choice and independence in their lives, to feel valued members of their community and to have easy access to the community or residential services they need to live the life they want. With a range of services in many locations in Victoria and Tasmania, our 2,900 staff and 600 volunteer staff are committed to high quality services and care.

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be considered for this opportunity please complete your online application by November 26th.

We look forward to hearing from you

Selection Criteria
  • Essential : Are you willing to meet the requirement for a mandatory annual flu vaccination?
  • Essential : Are you a Registered Nurse with current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency?
  • Essential : What does working within the ethos (values) of the Uniting Church mean to you?
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
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