An outstanding opportunity has presented itself for an experienced Care Manager to join our collaborative Residential Care Team at Onkaparinga Lodge in Huntfield Heights.
About the role
As a Care Manager with Southern Cross Care, you will work with the Residential Services Manager to implement a healthy and active ageing service delivery model, which ensures resident choice, independence, and quality of life are maintained at the highest level.
You will work with your colleagues and residents to develop and implement goal-oriented care plans. You will lead, support and mentor the care team to ensure optimal resident outcomes, and will lead the early intervention working group to develop recovery and fitness pathways for residents.
For further details regarding the scope of the role, please refer to our website or the attached position description.
The successful candidate will have knowledge and understanding of Aged Care Funding Instruments and will be passionate about providing high-quality person-centred care. You will possess effective leadership skills and aged care experience including the ability to work at an advanced level of nursing practice in the care and management of older people. You will also have exceptional organisational skills including the ability to manage a range of priorities.
With a Bachelor of Nursing or equivalent, current AHPRA registration and an impressive reputation for person-centred service in aged care, you will also demonstrate high-level listening, communication, team building and time management skills.
Candidates with Care Manager experience in an Aged Care or Health Care setting will be highly regarded. Additionally, previous experience in a Memory Support Unit (MSU) would be an advantage.
For more than 50 years, Southern Cross Care has been providing quality aged care and retirement living services to our community. We're guided by our compassionate, capable, collaborative and creative values, and we want people who share these values to join our team.
If you want a rewarding job in an award-winning organisation that values you as an individual and offers great benefits and learning and development opportunities, there has never been a better time to join Southern Cross Care.
Apply online; www.southerncrosscare.com.au/careers
Applications close; 4pm on Tuesday, 31st of January 2023