Are you considering a move to a regional town where community spirit is at the heart of both your work and your personal life?  Are you an experienced Registered Nurse ready for the next step in your career?  Or already managing an aged care facility in a metro area and looking for a better lifestyle?  We have exciting opportunities to join us in the beautiful South West Slopes or Riverina areas in this newly created role as a Care/Facility Manager. You will be provided with a relocation package, competitive rate of pay, NFP salary packaging benefits and the support of a competent and dedicated clinical team as well as strong leadership to work hand in hand for the betterment of the community and the residents.  In addition you will receive a sign on bonus and accommodation assistance to help get you settled.The roles are permanent opportunities however we realise that a relocation is a big step and if you'd prefer to start on a temporary basis to get to know the area better then we are happy to discuss this with youThe role is responsible for the operational leadership and management of resources to effectively and efficiently deliver services to meet the needs of residents of the aged care facility.About the role: As a CARE/FACILITY MANAGER, your duties will include but not limited to - Provide a caring environment that enhances the security, welfare and wellbeing of residents through planning, control and directing the provision of a range of high quality personal, clinical care and support services that encourage and enable residents to maintain their autonomy and independenceBe responsible for managing the budgetary requirements of the facility, while ensuring the smooth and efficient running of the facility, its staff and providing quality care to its residentsManaging the smooth running of the facility on a day to day basis by using a positive approach to lead the team, and managing performance of staff, recruitment and selection and building a positive culture within the teamEnsuring all SCC policies and procedures are implemented and followed, taking a continuous improvement approach and while adhering to all accreditation standards.What are we looking for:A superstar Registered Nurse with experience in Aged Care and ACFI will be an ideal fit for the role. Apart from this, we are looking for:Strong leadership and team building skills (Rostering, staff management)Good sensitivity to and understanding of the aspirations and needs of the elderlyExcellent verbal and written communication skillsAbility to play an active and positive role as part of our Care Team, providing quality care and support to residentsStrong numeracy skills - reconciliations, statistics and budgetingLiaise well with clients, families, communities, internal staff (local as well as head office)Able to provide evidence of COVID-19 & influenza vaccinationsAbout us:Southern Cross Care (NSW & ACT) is a not-for-profit organisation with a mission is to empower older people to ‘live life to the full’. For the last 50 years our name has been trusted by the community to provide care and support for thousands of people in over 40 locations across NSW and the ACT.We have a passion for providing the best care with clinical excellence. We offer person-centred care services to meet individual needs and preferences in residential aged care as well as in-home care. At SCC, people are at the heart of everything we do. We support our employees to excel! 50 AUD Australia - NSW Wagga Wagga & Riverina Sydney