Five-star aged care. We believe relationships change lives!
Full Time Position: Monday to Friday 9:00-17:00
Location: Essendon, Melbourne


Five-star aged care. We believe relationships change lives!
Brand new aged care Residence, build the culture from the ground up!
Full Time Position: Monday to Friday 9:00-17:00
Hourly Rate: $28.00-$32.00
Applications close: 7 March 2021
Reference number #689960

Arcare Essendon is a brand-new aged care Residence that opened in January 2021! We offer permanent support for 120 clients from a variety of backgrounds. Each client has their own large private suite with individual bathroom and will be able to enjoy our on-site boutique café, hairdressing salon, theatre, and beautifully manicured courtyards.

An exciting opportunity is available to be a part of a new team and build the culture from the ground up!

Arcare is a proudly family-owned aged care business that now has over 40 residences throughout Victoria, Queensland, and New South Wales. Arcare has a relationship focused approach that ensures that the relationships between clients, employees, volunteers and family members are valued. This approach has been praised and celebrated by leading aged care experts as being at the forefront of elder care globally.

About the Role
The General Services Manager is a major support role to the Residence Manager with responsibility for the rostering, marketing, environmental presentation, food services and administrative function of the Residence.
The successful candidate could have experience across any industry, however, a Management Qualification and experience in Aged Care or Healthcare setting would be ideal.

We are looking for an approachable, friendly individual whose primary focus is customer service. Someone who has the initiative to not only motivate themselves, but also others and can support the team in achieving successful business outcomes.

Skills & Experience

Ability to manage and lead teams
Proven ability to influence and negotiate to achieve beneficial outcomes
Knowledge of contemporary operational management principles
Pragmatic and logical in approach
Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
Proven decision maker
Proven ability to manage & successfully deliver projects on time and on budget
Must be results driven and focused
Ability to understand financial management process (ordering, reconciliation, reporting)
Arcare is a family owned business therefore open and respectful relationships is the most important thing that we do. We believe that through sharing our stories and ourselves we are able to recognize and celebrate the uniqueness of every person. Arcare is also very committed to nurturing people, new ideas and personal growth by remaining flexible and open to possibilities.


Supportive, friendly and caring organisation
Family owned business
Training & Educational Opportunities
Senses Framework to ensure staff are supported in personally meaningful goals
If you believe you have the skills, values, and expertise to deliver the role of General Services Manager, please visit our website – www.arcare.com.au/careers and follow the link to apply.

Arcare Essendon is a smoke free site. All applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check.

Due to the hire volume of applications only short-listed applicants will be contacted.

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