Care Manager - North Melbourne

Applications open until: 16-08-2020
State: Victoria
Location: North Melbourne
Type of employment: Community Care


  • Full time Monday- Friday opportunity in the HammondCare at Home Team.
  • Role based in our North Melbourne Office (Due to COVID19 our VIC Team is currently working from home)
  • Provide support to clients and families as they navigate the Aged Care system.

The role

The role of the Care Manager (HammondCare At Home) works within the Mission and Mission in Action of HammondCare to ensure that staff have a good understanding of individual client needs and preferences and are able to provide services tailored to the needs of individual clients, delivered within budget and service expectations.

The position is responsible for service development, ongoing client assessment, and the development and review of care plans, in consultation with clients and key stakeholders. The Care Manager is also responsible for leading, supporting, and mentoring their team. The Care Manager also works in partnership and consultation with the Clinical Care Manager and Client Liaison Manager, where required.

Important note: Due to Covid-19 our VIC Team is currently working from home until further notice.

The essence of this role:

  • Provide professional and competent day-to-day delivery of services to clients in line with service expectations and HammondCare’s Mission and Mission in Action.
  • Provide professional, capable and aligned leadership for your team in support of HammondCare’s Mission and Mission in Action
  •  Ensure there are sufficient capable and aligned staff in your team to serve clients.

About you

  • Commitment to engage and align with HammondCare’s Christian Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action.
  •  Desirable Certificate IV in Aged Care, or other equivalent and relevant qualification.
  • A minimum of 2 years relevant industry experience.
  • Knowledge of the Home Care Packages Program, Aged Care Quality Standards and Commonwealth Home Support Programme.
  • Experience managing a team.
  • Experienced in operating effectively in a multi-site environment.
  • A current driver’s licence and safe driving record. Willingness to travel between HammondCare’s clients, sites, and services (salary package can include a packaged motor vehicle on request)
  • Strong administrative and computer skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Empathy and patience.

Ready to make a change? Apply Now!

For an information pack and including the selection criteria, please see the attachment below.

For any queries not answered by the information pack, please contact Olivia Hughes on 1800 826 166

Closing Date: 16th of August 2020