Facility Manager

  • Healthcare and Medical
  • Full Time
  • 2 years ago

Job Information

Job Description

  • Full Time Position
  • Mornington – South East Location
  • Generous Salary Packaging

mecwacare is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Facility Manager for its 69 bed facility, Park Hill located in Mornington, located in South East Victoria. Reporting directly to the General Manager of Residential Services, the Facility Manager will be an integral member of the management team. This role will not only be responsible for the day to day operation of the facility which includes the management and leadership of a multidisciplinary team but will also ensure that the highest quality care and services are delivered to our residents. Providing an effective Continuous Improvement programme and ensuring operating costs are within allocated budgets will also be the responsibility of the Facility Manager.


  • Current and ongoing registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a Registered Nurse
  • Experience as a Facility Manager in a residential aged care setting
  • High level clinical skills
  • Proven management and leadership skills, strong working knowledge of continuous improvement and familiarity with personal care and resident lifestyle requirements in the Aged Care Standards
  • Proven ability to guide, motivate and mentor staff
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and well developed interpersonal skills
  • Advanced computer skills including MS Outlook (Word, Excel, Email) and icare
  • Highly-developed prioritisation and organisational skills with the ability to meet deadlines and attend to multiple tasks
  • Ability to fulfil (ongoing) the requirements of ‘Key Personnel’ as defined in Aged Care Act
  • Financial management skills
  • Proficient knowledge of Accreditation Standards and ACFI documentation requirements
  • Ability to operate autonomously and respond in a timely and systematic fashion


  • Post Graduate qualifications in Gerontology and/or Management

mecwacare has provided care to the Victorian community for over 58 years, offering residential aged care, home care packages, respite care, in-home support, community housing, community programs, disability and nursing services. We provide optimal choice for people of all ages, irrespective of financial, religious, cultural or lifestyle background. We care for more than 12,000 people each week across greater Melbourne and regional Victoria through a highly-integrated service network operated by more than 1,600 employees and 350 volunteers.

mecwacare offers opportunities for professional development, with an ongoing learning culture and supportive team environment. If you are looking for flexible working hours, are driven to provide high quality care and wish to benefit from our generous salary packaging options, please contact us. All successful applicants will need to have and/or undergo a successful Police Check.

All enquires to Susan Camilleri, General Manager People and Culture
on 03 8573 4814 or 0409 732 155

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