Care Manager

Care Manager 
Full time 
Location: IRT Dalmeny


Looking for a sea or tree change? Dalmeny on the NSW South Coast is calling you! Relocation assistance provided.


Located approximately 5 hours from Sydney and 3 hours from Canberra, IRT Dalmeny have developed a new role as Care Manager to lead the aged care leadership team pursuing excellence in leadership.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced leader to bring to IRT Dalmeny their drive for operational excellence and to ensure our residents receive quality care. 

About IRT
At IRT, we have been caring for older Australians for over 50 years, providing aged care, home care and retirement living solutions to more than 9000 customers in NSW, the ACT and Queensland. 
We are proud of our culture and employ people across a diverse range of occupations, backgrounds and skills, who are passionate and committed to creating a better world for all older Australians

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary and more cash in your pocket (less tax) with not-for-profit salary packaging
  • Professional and career development opportunities 
  • Access to free accredited training courses via our own RTO-  IRT Academy
  • Multiple career pathways
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Birthday leave - relax and take a day off on us!
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Free counselling via Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and staff wellness programs
  • Uniform provided
  • Relocation packages available for successful applicants

About the role:

  • Full accountability for the day to day operations of IRT Dalmeny, ensuring  the management and delivery of resident relations is satisfactory to IRT policies and procedures 
  • Delivering exceptional operational performance in line with the Aged Care Standards and IRT annual objectives 
  • Ensuring all administrative requirements including care plans and other programs are documented in a complete and timely manner
  • Identifying workforce requirements including recruiting, monitoring and developing through performance reviews 
  • Empowering, supporting and mentoring a team of employees and volunteers to continue to deliver and improve upon a high quality of care


To be successful you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar leadership role
  • Current Australian Nursing Registration (AHPRA) 
  • Commercial acumen including working with operational budgets and financial management 
  • Proven leadership skills with developing individuals and teams to achieve strategic outcomes
  • Sound knowledge of AN-ACC, Aged Care Legislation and Accreditation  
  • The ability to role model continuous improvement and facilitate change through others
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to relate empathetically to people from diverse backgrounds, values and cultures 
  • A current Drivers Licence 


To view a complete position description, CLICK HERE

How to Apply: If you feel this is the right role for you, we’d love to hear from you! Simply click the “Apply now” button, fill in your details and submit. Once you apply, we’ll be in touch to discuss your application.

All successful candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including reference checks, pre-employment functional assessment and a National Criminal History Check.