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Program Manager - Out of Home Care


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About the Organisation
Life Without Barriers is a leadin
g social purpose, not for profit organisation of 5,600 employees working in more than 440 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.

We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.

About the role

Oversee and manage a program to ensure smooth operation and compliance and a high quality of care of clients in LWB’s Out of Home Care Program. The successful incumbent for this role will spend time at both our Mooloolaba and Deception Bay office locations.

This position is being offered on a permanent, full time basis.

Key Responsibilities
  • Manage the program compliant with legislation, standards, contractual requirements and internal policy
  • Ensure delivery of program services in accordance with program budget, local business plans and in line with client needs and plans
  • Develop, lead, motivate and manage a team
  • Ensure a consistent standard of quality is delivered for program in accordance with regulations prescribed in relevant legislation and funding agency standards
  • Manage risks and issues arising in the course of service management
Skills & Experience
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar program
  • Degree qualification in Human Services or related discipline
  • A demonstrated commitment to the care and protection of clients
  • Demonstrated experience in team leadership and management
  • Demonstrated ability to manage services and programs within a budget
  • Current Drivers Licence
Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check (where relevant to the role).

  • Vehicle allowance
  • Laptop + mobile phone
  • Monthly RDO
  • Competitive remuneration package + excellent tax benefits

How to Apply
Include your resume and covering letter in one document, click ‘Apply’ and follow the prompts. For any enquiries including persons with disability that require adjustments, contact recruitment@lwb.org.au

Applications close at midnight on Sunday, 17th of February.

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Sunshine Coast, QLD,


Program Manager - Out of Home Care


Nonprofit-Social Services