Residence Manager| Cheltenham Location | Award winning Aged Care Provider Living our Values Safety-Excellence-Partnership-Kindness-Choice About our Culture and our Company: BlueCross is an award winning Residential and Homecare provider â€“ the largest in Victoria We proudly support 33 Aged Care Residences, provide Home Care to over 1000 clients and employ over 3500 staff to deliver our exceptional services. We value our culture and share a passion and drive to make a real difference in the lives of our residents and clients. We take great pride in recruiting people who share this passion â€“ after all, itâ€™s our people that put the magic into aged care and enrich lives.
If you think Aged Care may not stretch your abilities and provide an innovative career option, think again About the Role: We are seeking a highly experienced Residence Manager to join our beautifully appointed residence located in Cheltenham. BlueCross Autumdale in Cheltenham provides permanent and respite care (a short term stay in a nursing home) to 45 residents in a setting with all the charm and character of an English country cottage. About You: A registered nurse with proven experience in the aged care sector with demonstrated success in management roles.
You will be passionate about making a difference to the lives of our residents and their families and committed to delivering service excellence. You will possess a sound knowledge of ACFI, the accreditation standards, and you excel in leading, mentoring and engaging with your team. Working as a part of the Residential team you will be well-supported by a strong regional structure incorporating a Dementia Specialist, Hospitality, ACFI, Quality, People & Culture and Property Management providing you with guidance, mentoring and support.
To be Considered: A demonstrated passion for aged care Relationship building skills whilst remaining calm in a dynamic environment Effective leadership, mentoring and engagement skills with all staff, residents and families Demonstrated success in previous Aged Care management roles Proven communication skills Strong commitment to your team and residents Experience with the Accreditation process You are adaptable and have problem solving abilities and think outside the square Ability to manage and facilitate change Current registration as a Registered Nurse Empathy and a genuine desire to have FUN We offer: 5 weeks annual leave PLUS a personal day off monthly Competitive salary package with salary sacrificing for car leasing and superannuation Comprehensive reward and recognition programme â€“ annual managerâ€™s awards Career development pathways â€“ internal promotion and cross-discipline and secondment opportunities Annual Leadership Conference & professional development Employee discounts of up to 30% off many Australian Brands Employee Assistance Program with a number of free counselling sessions for you and your family BlueCross provides exceptional perso....