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Reference Number 14412
Position Title General Manager-Residential
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Site Juniper Regional
Position Summary

Are you an Aged Care Professional passionate about the delivery of positive person-centred care? An exciting opportunity now exists with one of Western Australia’s leading providers of aged care services.

 What's on offer:

  • Senior Leadership Position
  • Attractive Salary, $160k inclusive of super
  • Fully maintained vehicle
  • Salary packaging options

As the General Manager Residential, you will utilise your extensive leadership experience to advance the Residential Operations of Juniper, ensuring consistent delivery of care, based on the enablement philosophy.

Reporting to the Executive Director Operations, this position will work closely within a broader leadership team, including those that manage Juniper’s housing and community divisions. The perfect candidate for this role will be driven by a vision that motivates them and others to provide exceptional services for the community.  Excitingly, if successful, you will have significant opportunities to influence the future direction of Juniper.

A thorough understanding of financial and capital budgeting, together with the ability to anticipate and pursue new funding opportunities for private and government funded service delivery, will be essential.

The successful applicant will be a role model for enablement and Juniper’s core values of Respect, Compassion, Hope and Welcome. They will also champion continuous improvement across all relevant processes, procedures and practices.

We invite applications from those with the skills, knowledge and experience to lead our large Residential team located throughout Western Australia.

Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience required:

  1. Relevant tertiary qualifications relating to the delivery of human services and management.
  2. Executive or senior management level experience in managing aged care, health or community services in a large organisation.
  3. A proven reputation for building successful relationships with diverse communities in the aged care, health or community services sector.
  4. Proven skills in managing large numbers of professional staff in a changing environment.
  5. An extensive track record of success within operational management.
  6. Solid financial management experience
  7. Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills with the ability to convey ideas and influence people. 
  8. Highly developed conceptual, analytical and strategic planning skills.
  9. Demonstrates a range of capabilities in areas such as commercial acumen, financial competence and business performance reporting to ensure sound decision making.
  10. Achieves positive results by successfully leading and coaching people through organisational change and supporting and fostering the development of individuals.
  11. Builds effective relationships with a range of key stakeholders, colleagues and subordinates, embodies camaraderie, works successfully with diverse groups and builds the desired culture.
  12. Constantly seeks, explores and drives new and innovative ways to do business using creative solutions, calculated risk taking, new technologies and a willingness to challenge the status quo.
  13. Leadership of large diverse teams.
  14. Collaborate within and across service teams.

 Please address the Selection Criteria and submit your current resume when applying for this position.

 Juniper is a leading provider of care, accommodation and support services for older Western Australians. We are a values driven, community benefit organisation that excels in social enterprise for the benefit of all people. Our response to increasing need encompasses a strong presence throughout metropolitan Perth and in the Kimberley, Mid-West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, giving us one of the largest care footprints in Australia. We believe in celebrating life, and strive to add value to the communities in which we operate, where our staff and volunteers work to deliver our Vision and Mission.


Contact Person Megan Hayes
Contact Number (08) 9240 0308
Alternate Contact Person Michael Preece
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0313
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