Chief Executive Officer

Job title : Chief Executive Officer
Location : Sunshine Coast
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : Base + Super
Contact name : Tim Turner
Contact email :
Job reference : 1439367
  • Drive change, best practice, and a customer centric strategy
  • Lead a high calibre and committed Executive Leadership Team
  • Live, work and play on the beautiful Sunshine Coast
About the Organisation
Suncare Community Services Ltd (Suncare) provides high quality Community and Home-based services to individuals and carers focusing on Aged Care and Disability Support. With an annual turnover of over $60 million and a committed workforce of more than 600 employees and 150 volunteers, our reach spans across the Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast, Rockhampton, the Capricorn Coast, Bundaberg, Hervey Bay, the Fraser Coast and the Greater Brisbane areas. Our purpose is to meet the needs of the aged and vulnerable people within our local communities by delivering innovative services, advocating for change, and trialling new solutions that support people toLive Life Their Way”.

About the Position

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is responsible for the delivery of our services, and the financial and operational sustainability of Suncare.  With the strategic direction of the Board, the CEO will provide advice to the Directors and exercise skilled leadership of the company’s workforce to ensure the achievement of Suncare’s vision, purpose, strategic roadmap and annual goals and objectives.  Major deliverables of the CEO include leadership development, cultural growth, maximising innovation (e.g. technology solutions) and leading transformation initiatives in a period of significant sector reform. 

Furthermore, the CEO will lead business expansion and improve financial performance by capitalising on market opportunities created by regulatory change (i.e. consumer choice and fee for service), set the standard for best practice clinical governance, and drive systems of prudent cost control, transparency, regulatory compliance and contemporary risk management practices.

About the Person

We are seeking a very experienced senior executive with a significant record and deep knowledge in the aged care and/or community care sectors including experience with relevant funding programs.  In addition, you will possess an extensive operational understanding of the business drivers of similar, complex human services organisations and demonstratable achievements across customer satisfaction, clinical quality, compliance & risk, and technology solutions.  As an accomplished values-based leader, you will be a role model who demonstrates the behaviours of empathy, inclusiveness, collaboration, entrepreneurialism, agility and utilise your commercial expertise to achieve community outcomes and financial sustainability targets.
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Tim Turner on 0414 548 052 or quoting Ref: 1439367.