Client Safety Manager

Employer: UnitingCare Queensland

Region: Brisbane

Closing Date: 13 August 2019

Job Description:

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UnitingCare provides health and community services to thousands of people every day of the year through its services in Family and Disability Services, Health, Aged Care and Community Services, Retirement Living and Retail. These services encompass 8 major brands including UnitingCare, Blue Care, The Wesley Hospital, St Andrews, Buderim Private and St Stephens Hospitals, Lifeline and ARRCS (Australian Regional and Remote Community Services).

The Opportunity:

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Client Safety Manager to join our UnitingCare Family and Disability Services (FaDS) team based in Nundah on a Full Time basis.

As the Client Safety Manager, you will drive systematic practice and functional improvements as well as lead our review and assurance function to ensure client safe practices across the Family and Disability Services.

About You:

The successful candidate will have substantial proven experience in undertaking reviews and investigations, delivering professional reports in a Human Services setting. You will have a detailed understanding of Out of Home Care licensing and regulation requirements across the Human Service industry, whistleblower protections, privacy and confidentiality requirements.

Supplementing this, you will present with:

  • Tertiary Qualification in a relevant field (e.g., Social Work, Psychology or Social Science) as required by relevant service contracts
  • Leadership at a Senior Level in Child Protection Services
  • Highly developed skills in building and maintaining productive stakeholder relationships including influencing and coaching corporate and service delivery stakeholders

About us:

As one of the largest employers in Queensland, UnitingCare offers the opportunity to develop your skills within a value-based organisation where people are at the centre of everything we do.

UnitingCare offer a variety of benefits including values based work environment, discounted products and services, attractive salary packaging, career development and lifestyle benefits.

To Apply:

So don’t hesitate! Take the next step in your career with UnitingCare and apply now by submitting your cover letter and resume.

Further information can be found on the attached position description. Should you wish to discuss in more detail, please contact the details below.

We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.

At UnitingCare, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.