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Reference Number 14184
Position Title Residential Manager
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Site Juniper Regional
Position Summary


We are excited to be helping Western Australia meet the growing demand for quality residential care by opening a 120 bed facility in the coming months,  located in Karrinyup. We welcome applications from candidates who are confident that they have the skills and experience to oversee the commissioning and staffing of a new facility, with support from the experienced Juniper team, and to successfully manage a large site when it becomes operational.

What’s on offer:

  • Attractive base remuneration in the region of $117K
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Salary packaging of $15,900 p/a
  • Ongoing professional development

This is a rare opportunity for a suitably experienced aged care professional to manage our new Residential Aged Care facility in Karrinyup. Your successful appointment will see you playing a leading role in the establishment of processes and the team at this new development, in preparation for delivering state of the art care for up to 120 residents in an enabling manner. 

The successful candidate will play an integral role in managing all aspects of the opening of a new facility, including: commissioning, establishing processes and procedures, recruiting staff, developing rosters in accordance with budgets, and liaising with internal and external stakeholders. If successful, your ultimate goals will be to deliver enabling care and foster a culture in which staff and residents thrive.

On offer for the successful person is a full time position, salary packaging, the support of a strong leadership team and ongoing professional development.

 Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Setting up processes and procedures
  • Ordering of furniture and equipment
  • Recruitment of staff
  • Develop and manage staff rosters
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders, building strong communication pathways
  • Ensuring high quality care and services are delivered and that client satisfaction is achieved
  • Leading and managing motivated and engaged employees
  • Planning, monitoring and controlling financial resources, ensuring care and services are carried out within budget
  • Managing physical assets on site, information and communication

 The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

  • Possess a relevant health professional qualification
  • Demonstrate experience and knowledge of budget and financial management
  • Demonstrated experience with managing human resources and rostering
  • Demonstrated leadership and management skills
  • Understanding of the principles of change management 
  • Above average communication skills (written and oral)
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain positive relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated time management skills, resourcefulness and initiative.
  • Experienced in using Microsoft Office Programs and other business software.

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.

Contact Person Megan Hayes
Contact Number (08) 9240 0308
Alternate Contact Person Gail Marley
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0316
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