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Service manager

  • 500938
  • Aged Care - Management
  • Aged Care - Residential
  • Medical and Allied Health
  • Nursing
  • Full time permanent

About this facility

Located close to Newcastle, Uniting has a fantastic opportunity for a compassionate, enthusiastic, and experienced Residential Service Manager to steer, motivate and support our team at Uniting Salamander Bay on full-time permanent bases. It is 60-bed facility with amazing dedicated staff.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the day-to-day service operations to ensure evidence-based best practice care is implemented 
  • Monitor financial performance, budgets, and AN-ACC submission process to formulate initiatives to ensure future sustainability 
  • Oversee recruitment, selection, and training for all staff in partnership with Human Resources 
  • Investigate and provide innovative solutions to systems and processes for continual improvement 

Who we’re looking for

  • You’ll have previous management experience in aged care or a similar role in the wider health sector.
  • You will have strong interpersonal skills, contribute to a harmonious team and advocate on behalf of our clients and families in alignment with the Uniting core values
  • You have completed a Degree /Diploma or higher in a relevant field of study with current AHPRA registration.
  • You have good communication and conflict management skills.

We’ll create a better future for you

  • Bonus $5000 for the successful direct external candidate after completing 6 months in the role

Our people are at the heart of everything we do, and we support them to grow and develop to be their best through our strong commitment to learning, flexibility, great benefits, and a positive culture of teamwork and cooperation. Together, we can build a better future for the people and communities we serve, and for you.

About Uniting Aged Care

Uniting is one of the largest and most trusted not-for-profit providers of aged care in Australia. Each year, we support more than 7,000 residents in over 70 aged care homes throughout NSW and the ACT. We actively advocate for the right of every senior to age in comfort and dignity, wherever and however they live. We value diversity and always welcome everyone, exactly as they are.

What to expect

Please know that employment with Uniting requires:

  • A National Police Check
  • Reference checks
  • APHRA registration checks
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination (3 doses).

How to apply

If you see yourself in this role, we’d love to hear from you. Just click on the ‘Apply now’ button, fill out your details and submit. Once you apply, we’ll keep you up to date on how your application is progressing. We encourage applications from people who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.

For Further Information Contact: Sarka Petrik on 0439 512 267 or

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