Health and Welfare Services Manager

Oversee the professional and administrative aspects of health and welfare programs and services.
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$2148 per week
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    Overview

    Health and welfare services managers are responsible for the day-to-day running of a health or welfare centre, facility, service or organisation.

    Work is onsite at a public health facility, and some travel can be expected.

    Suited to people with strong communication skills who can work well under pressure. Strong administrative and clerical skills are important.

    Day-to-day

    • provide overall direction and management for the service, facility, organisation or centre
    • develop and implement policies
    • oversee health and welfare programs and clinical services
    • manage budgets and prepare reports for the board of directors
    • recruit, manage and coach staff
    • liaise with other health and welfare providers, district health boards and funding bodies
    • lead public education campaigns about current health issues
    • advise government bodies about measures to improve health and welfare services and facilities
    • represent the organisation in negotiations, and at conventions, public hearings and forums.

    Considerations

    • Stressful

    To become a Health and Welfare Services Manager

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