Allied Health Manager
Mount Gravatt Reference: 3522932 Leading Not for Profit Association within Aged Care Opportunity to lead a high performing team Flexible work arrangements & ability to work autonomously Fully funded motor vehicle About Us Alzheimer's Queensland (AQ) is one of Queensland's leading not-for-profit organisations helping maintain the quality of life for people diagnosed with dementia and their caregivers. We pride ourselves on being innovative and exceeding our clients' and residents' expectations - so that people with dementia, the frail aged and their families benefit. AQ operates four residential care facilities, four multi service respite centres, home care packages, community based programs, transitional care program, Allied Health services and a registered training organisation.
We also provide support and educational programs throughout Queensland. AQ is a well-established leader in the aged care sector. AQ has a company culture where staff, residents and clients alike are highly valued.
Your Opportunity As our Allied Health Manager, you will lead a multidisciplinary team in providing an exemplary service to our clients in Queensland and NSW. Working in collaboration with other senior managers of the Association you are required to achieve performance and expansion of services of the Allied Health unit. Ideally, the successful applicant will demonstrate the following criteria: Tertiary qualifications in an Allied Health profession; Post Graduate qualifications in leadership and/ or management is desirable; Current registration APHRA or equivalent body; Demonstrated high level of knowledge, substantial experience and skills in Allied Health practice; Proven leadership, team development and managerial skills with in an aged care/disability or comparable setting; Exceptional relationship builders capable of growing a healthcare services organisation in a dynamic market; Demonstrated high level of interpersonal and written communication skills including negotiation, change management and ability to mentor graduate staff; Proven capability to provide clinical management of an Allied Health professionals team, including resource allocation, clinical supervision and leading change through quality and service improvement activities; This is an excellent opportunity to broaden your career and apply your business development and industry experience to expand AQ's allied health business.
An attractive remuneration package will be offered to secure an outstanding candidate capable of performing in this exciting, challenging and autonomous position. Please submit your CV and Cover letter to the HR Manager. Applications that do not provide a Cover Letter addressing the role requirements outlined within this advertisement will not be reviewed for this role.
For confidential enquiries, please contact the HR Manager Simone Watson on 3422 3000. AAQ Website: www.alzheimersonline.
org Applications Close: 31 May 2017.