Clinical Services Manager

Listed 15 days Ago
Heritage Lifecare Ltd

An exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team as a Permanent Full Time Clinical Services Manager has arisen at Edith Cavell Lifecare, Canterbury.

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people.  As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built.

Why work anywhere else?

Edith Cavell Lifecare is a 60 bed care home with a 7 unit village located in the centre of the Sumner Village, which is a great place to work and live. You can escape the hustle and bustle whilst only being 15 minutes’ drive to Christchurch. With a 5 minute walk to the beach, a regular bus service to schools, a family friendly pool, affordable housing and many other great amenities including restaurants, cafes and a boutique cinema - why work anywhere else?

The Opportunity

Our Clinical Services Manager is responsible for providing high-level clinical leadership and support and monitoring the provision of clinical care to residents at Edith Cavell Lifecare and ensuring the highest standards are maintained thus helping our residents to enjoy a better everyday.  We only want the best for our residents and are seeking a caring, empathetic professional. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where career pathways and positive work ethics are important.

Applicants should have the following:

  • Experience in leading and managing staff
  • Substantial experience in the aged care facility
  • 3-4 years post registration experience
  • The skills and experience to lead, direct and continually evaluate the clinical services within the facility
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Sound management, analytical and decision-making skills
  • InterRai training, E-case and medimap experience
  • Knowledge of the health and disability sector standards and the ability to manage a robust quality system
  • Excellent time management skills
  • AM Shifts
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand

If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you.

We review applications once received, and hence interviews may be held before the closing date of this advertisement. If you are interested in the role, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chances of an interview.