Recruitment 24/7 has an opportunity with one of their major clients for a Care Governance Support Officer (working in Aged Care residences) based in Mt Gravatt, Brisbane.
In this full time role, you will report directly to the Care Governance Manager and be responsible for looking after 15 aged care residences throughout SE Qld and the Wide Bay-Burnett Region.
You are an experienced professional in Accreditation Standards and have a focus on achieving high results by assisting in developing, maintaining and improving companies model of care within the parameters of legislation.
Duties, skills and attributes required:
Critically analyse and evaluate systems and processes
Familiarity with the Aged Care Act and Principles, ACFI and accreditation standards
Demonstrated abilities in quality and clinical auditing
Excellent writing / reporting skills
Experience in the use of electronic Care Management Systems
Coaching, mentoring and relationship building skills
Ability to identify training needs of individuals and co-ordinate training
Effectively liaise with Government Agency personnel
The following criteria must be met:
Current AHPRA registration
Sound knowledge of Aged Care Practices and Health Care Issues
5 years’ experience in a Senior Management role in the Aged Care Industry
Understanding of the Aged Care Act and Principles, ACFI and Accreditation standards
Advanced MS Office applications and internet
Open drivers licence and transport
Flexible and able to travel to facilities, function and meetings within SE Qld
All applicant must be able to pass a criminal history check as well as a drug and alcohol test prior to commencement of work.
Applications close on Wednesday 13th July 2016, so if you are interested in this position please send through your cover letter and resume promptly to Recruitment 24/7’s Senior Recruitment Specialist Ms Dimitti Morandin at
Please note that if you fail to attach a cover letter outlining how you meet the above criteria your application will be deleted. Applications and enquires in the first instance are strictly by email only. Only successful candidates will be contacted.