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Reference Number 14388
Position Title Quality and Risk Officer
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Site Juniper Regional
Position Summary

 What's on offer:

  • Salary Sacrifice of up to $15,900 p/a
  • Free parking on site
  • Full-time employment within a growing sector

Juniper is currently seeking an experienced Quality & Risk Officer to join the team at Juniper Central, located in Balcatta. Reporting to the Quality & Risk Manager, this role is responsible for assisting to implement and maintain an effective quality and risk management framework.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience working with quality and risk management systems, preferably in a healthcare setting. This role will liaise with management at all levels, so your ability to build positive professional relationships will be critical to your success in this role.

Key responsibilities include (not limited to):

  • Assist with the design, documentation, communication and implementation of an extensive risk management framework.
  • Proactively maintain, contribute to and communicate risk management policies and procedures.
  • Conduct effective, accurate internal Quality and Risk Audits.
  • Prepare training materials and assist with the delivery of training.
  • Monitor and review the organisation’s compliance with the Aged Care Single Quality Framework, legislation, ISO and other standards.

Qualifications, Knowledge, skills and experience required:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent.
  • Understanding of risks related to the provision of aged/healthcare.
  • Previous experience in a quality/risk management health based role.  
  • Experience in maintaining quality/risk management documentation and processes.
  • Experience in using electronic quality/risk management systems (Riskman experience highly regarded)
  • Ability to collate and analyse risk management data.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and relationship building skills. 
  • Ability to work within a team environment.
  • Experience in delivering effective training.
  • Preparation of presentations and training materials.

To apply please submit your resume along with a cover letter addressing the above selection criteria.

Any questions, please call Megan Hayes (08) 9240 0308.

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.

People of all ages are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date.

Unfortunately, our busy Recruitment Team cannot spare the time required to give full attention to the large volume of calls we receive following advertising. Please be assured that we value your application. You will receive confirmation via email only that it has been received successfully.


Contact Person Megan Hayes
Contact Number (08) 9240 0308
Alternate Contact Person Gail Marley
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0318
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Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
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