Manager Aged Care

Job Title: Manager Aged Care
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Newcastle
Reference: 843689
Contact Name: Chelsea Farrar
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 03, 2024 09:45

Job Description

  • Meaningful full-time leadership role for an experienced RN or EN

  • Ignite your passion for mentoring, coaching and developing teams

  • Empower older Australians to remain independent and live the life they deserve

About Mosaic

Over the past 40 years, Mosaic Multicultural Connections (Mosaic) has assisted people from migrant and refugee backgrounds and their communities across Newcastle, the Hunter, Lake Macquarie, the Central Coast, and New England.  Mosaic’s dedicated workforce of over 80 staff and hundreds of volunteers are passionate about supporting and inspiring culturally diverse people to overcome barriers and thrive. Mosaic supports people from over 70 countries and their multilingual workforce speak over 30 languages!

About the role

This position will provide exceptional leadership and support to the Aged Care team to ensure the highest quality of person-centered in-home care is delivered. They will manage day-to-day operations to ensure the smooth running of Mosaic’s Aged Care programs and that they meet financial outcomes with a focus on best practice. The Manager Aged Care will ensure the delivery of a strength based and customer centric approach to enhance the wellbeing and quality of life for each client whilst encouraging independence, empowerment, enablement, autonomy, and dignity.

Other duties include:

  • Monitor and ensure compliance with program-specific policies, procedures, Aged Care Quality standards

  • Monitor service performance and outcomes with a continuous improvement mindset to identify, correct and improve internal service performance issues to ensure quality outcomes

  • Work closely with Mosaic’s Workforce Development Lead to recruit, train, mentor and support all Aged Care team members to deliver culturally responsive and appropriate services

  • Actively participate in events, networking and awareness campaigns to promote Mosaic and the work of the Aged Care team

  • Liaise with funding bodies, participate in negotiation of service agreements and ensure that performance targets are met

  • Contribute to the preparation of budgets, maintain accountability for working within these budgets and implement corrective action as required 

About you

We are looking for a committed and contemporary leader who thrives in a fast paced operational management role. You will be an effective mentor and coach with proven success in developing a team. The successful candidate will be passionate about the sector and improving the lives of their clients.

Other skills and experience we are seeking include:

  • Registered or Enrolled Nurse with current AHPRA registration with experience in the Aged Care industry (ideally in home Aged Care) with sound knowledge of relevant legislation and quality standards

  • Cultural competence with genuine empathy and interest in working in a multicultural workplace, experience working with culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD communities) highly desirable

  • Demonstrated proficiency in financial management and strategic decision making

  • Minimum 3+ years of leadership and operational management experience in a similar service, Not-For-Profit sector experience desirable

  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail and administrative skills including delivering on reporting requirements and working to deadlines

  • A continuous improvement mindset with experience improving systems, processes, and procedures to positively impact service delivery

Additional benefits including extra leave over the end of year break plus PBI Salary sacrificing up to $15800 which increases your take-home pay. Ask us more about this great benefit!

How to apply

If you are interested in this opportunity, please click "apply for this job" to submit your CV and cover letter to introduce your motivation and suitability for this position.

More information including a full position description can be found on Success Profile Pack by clicking here. Confidential enquiries can be made to Chelsea Farrar on 02 4927 2027 or email

Applications are encouraged early as interviews will commence imminently.      

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