Case Manager - Aged Care - Keysborough, VIC

Julie Warner Health

Experienced Aged Care Case Manager wanted to work initially 3 days per week, to assist in Independent living, South East Melbourne VIC

  • Flexible hours - potential for increased hours
  • Supportive managers and excellent clinical team currently in place.
  • Opportunities for professional and career development.

The Client:

A well established retirement village with tastefully styled independent living units overlooking beautiful manicured gardens. Offering the comforts and privacy of luxury living, as well as the option for a socially interactive community.

The Role:

The experienced Case Manager will be responsible for providing excellent service to internal and external customers as well as assisting with the effective operation of the home services.

Reporting directly to the General Manager, you will aim to maintain a high level of service efficiency. Your highly developed  assessment and referral skills, ability to plan, provide and evaluate services will assist in ensuring that the emotional and physical needs of the residents are met.
 
  Benefits:
  • Negotiable salary depending on prior experience
  • Competitive Salary with salary packaging
  • Supportive managers and excellent clinical team currently in place 
  • Opportunities for professional and career development 
  • Excellent work/life balance
Responsibilities:
  • Undertaking comprehensive care assessments/reassessments in consultation with consumers & advocates
  • Developing comprehensive individualized partnership plans and consumer budgets that address consumer goals and assessed needs
  • Ensuring that all consumers are offered a Service Agreement
  • Negotiating a co-contribution by consumers, taking into account both legislated restrictions w and the consumer's capacity to contribute
  • Undertaking occupational health and safety assessments of consumer's homes, prior to the delivery of any services
  • Assisting with monitoring of the service performance of any external service providers
  • Assisting with preparation of annual service budgets and monthly variance reports
  • Ensuring a level of service delivered operates within the approved budget
Requirements:
  • Diploma  of Community Services Specialising in Case Management 
  • Relevant experience in planning, coordinating and delivering services to older people
  • Current and valid Australian National Police Check
  • Great customer service and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to work with people from diverse socio-economic and  ethnic backgrounds 
  • Ability to gain cooperation from consumers and carers
  • Negotiation and advocacy skills
  • Ability to liaise with counterparts in other organisation to discuss specialist matters
  • Ability to work as a member of a team 
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
 
APPLY NOW!!
  
Contact and email your current resume to Penny@jwhealth.com.au or with my MOBILE: 0439 240 473 so that we can arrange a confidential chat about the role.
 
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