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Reference Number 14256
Position Title Residential Manager
Employment Type Full Time
Division Residential
Region North
Site Juniper Sarah Hardy
Position Summary

What’s on offer:

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

We are seeking to appoint a suitably experienced aged care professional to manage our Juniper Sarah Hardey facility located in Kelmscott WA.  This site provides care for up to 64 residents in an enabling environment.

The purpose of this role is to ensure the residents receive the care and support they require to achieve optimal independence and quality of life within the financial constraints of the organisation.  This is achieved by managing the human and physical resources effectively and efficiently within Juniper’s Mission, Values, Policy and Procedures.  

In addition to managing the facility, you will be responsible for ensuring the care and services provided are responsive to the care recipients’ needs and are performed with empathy and respect for the individual. This role will be responsible for the leadership and management of staff, resources and financial planning, as well as optimising performance. 

On offer for the successful person is a full time position working 75 hours per fortnight, salary packaging and ongoing professional development.

The Residential Manager is accountable and responsible for the following outcomes:

  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Managing Human Resources effectively and efficiently
  • Managing and communicating information effectively
  • 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
  • Planning monitoring and controlling finances
  • Managing Physical Assets effectively
  • Developing and implementing business plans in conjunction with the Area & Executive Managers
  • Minimising and Managing Risk and Injury Management
  • Maintaining Accreditation Status by successful compliance against aged care standards

The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

  • Proven experience as a residential aged care manager
  • Possess a qualification in 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 Chris Corder
Contact Number (08) 9240 0335
Alternate Contact Person Fran Rafferty
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0316
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