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Deputy Service ManagerJob Ref No : 13079

A part of the WA community since 1901, Brightwater has developed an enviable reputation for service, flexibility and innovation. Our care services fall into two categories, Services for Older People and Services for Younger People. Brightwater also has an extensive At Home service that is available.... more
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Address: Kingsley, Western Australia View member info
Job Type: Full Time

At Brightwater Care Group, we specialise in providing aged care and disability services to help our clients live happy, healthy and fulfilling lives. We’re recognised for our high quality care and rehabilitation services, as well as for our personalised approach, experience and results.
We’re also known for our people. Brightwater is all about people – our residents, clients and families are stars who exchange views, support, and encouragement with each other, with our staff, and with the world at large. Our staff are champions, delivering a consistently high quality of care with enormous generosity of spirit, yet finding the energy to have fun and keep on learning.

After 115 years of care, we’re experts in our field and, as one of the country’s largest care providers, we have the resources and drive to innovate, adapt and empower our clients and staff. Our team members find their roles highly fulfilling and rewarding. We treat our clients the same as we would treat a member of our own family, and we also show the same respect for our work colleagues.

If this environment sounds like it suits you, consider joining us at our Kingsley site providing quality service in our Transitional Care Programme as Deputy Service Manager.

Reporting to the Service Manager the key responsibilities for this role are:

•Responsible for the delivery of all clinical care services at the site;
•Support the Service Manager to ensure the site operates efficiently and effectively, in line with Brightwater’s Personhood philosophy and values as well as ensuring services are provided according to the Aged Care Quality Standards;
•Observe all aspects of care to ensure a customer focused approach; and
•Support and encourage close working relationships between the multi-disciplinary team.

This is a permanent, full time position working Monday to Friday, with out of hours and on-call responsibilities.

To be considered for this position, you will be a warm, caring person with a positive, flexible attitude and a genuine passion for aged care. You’ll also demonstrate excellent clinical knowledge and problem solving skills. It is essential that you possess strong management skills with the ability to work autonomously and lead a team collaboratively. Awareness of and involvement in the operational budgets to support the Service Manager is a requirement of this role.

All applicants must be an experienced Registered Nurse, so if this sounds like you – and if you share our commitment for delivering uplifting personal care in a warm and collaborative environment – then send us your application before 6 October 2017.

The attached Job Description provides more information about the role, including a full list of duties and selection criteria.

Brightwater offers an attractive salary with the added bonus of salary packaging, excellent working conditions and flexible working arrangements.

Go on – Be Bright, Be You. At Brightwater.
  • Registration the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • A current Australian Driver’s Licence.
  • National Police Certificate that is less than a year old

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You can apply online or, for confidential enquiries; phone Aileen Williams 9309 0372.