Executive Manager - Residential Aged Care

Job title : Executive Manager - Residential Aged Care
Location : Queensland
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Job reference : 1510661
About the Organisation
Carinity is a leading Not-for-Profit, Christian based care organisation. They help individuals and families reach their full potential and live enriched lives.
Carinity (formerly known as Queensland Baptist Care) has been operating for over 70 years.  Over this time Carinity has been making a real difference to people in need through the provision of comprehensive and integrated community services. This includes providing affordable and integrated retirement communities, care to the aged and frail, shelters for homeless youth, help for families and young people experiencing difficult times, support for people with disability, chaplaincy and alternative education for teenagers who struggle in traditional schools.
About the Position
Reporting to the CEO, the Executive Manager – Residential Aged Care will oversee the successful operation of Carinity’s 11 aged care facilities across Queensland. Inheriting a portfolio with a strong foundation that has an excellent compliance record and a reputation for delivering a high-care service to clients, the focus of this role will be to continue to evolve and optimise services across the sites. This is a solution orientated and outcome focused role ensuring person orientated care is at the forefront of the services provided, underpinned by quality systems-based management. It will include leadership of clinical and holistic care programs and service improvement to maximise resident satisfaction, improve clinical/ care operational effectiveness and manage services that achieve business outcomes through effective governance strategies. Carinity’s values are Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Team Work, and Engaging Positively; it will be essential for this position to lead the team and work with the organisation to enable success through these values.
About the Person
Carinity is seeking an accomplished senior leader who brings extensive experience in Residential Aged Care. Exceptional leadership and people management skills are essential, including demonstrated capability in managing multiple teams across geographically dispersed sites, inspiring them towards excellence. The candidate should have a comprehensive understanding of the wide range of issues related to aged care, including government legislation and policy, industrial relations, current business practices, and service delivery methods. Excellent interpersonal, communication, and stakeholder skills are required, along with the ability to represent Carinity at senior levels and actively contribute as a member of the Senior Management Team. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to work within the Christian ethos and framework of Carinity and possess relevant clinical tertiary qualifications or experience in health management, ideally with post graduate qualifications in a relevant field. The preferred candidate will be required to undertake a fiduciary check and have the ability to pass an NDIS clearance.
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Tim Wallis on 0439 817 992 / twallis@sharpandcarter.com.au or Tim Turner on 0414 548 052 / tturner@sharpandcarter.com.au.