Position Details

Reference Number 21051
Position Title Quality Officer - Mount Waverley Head Office
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Entity Community Care
Location Calvary Community Care Head Office - Melbourne
Award Classification
Hours 38
Job Advertisement
About the role

Reporting to the Quality Coordinator & Privacy Officer, the role will contribute to the ongoing management of the organisation’s quality management system in accordance with ISO 9001, legislative requirements and relevant standards such as new Aged Care Quality Standards, NDIS and DVA.


The role will actively participate in continuous improvement activities, including policy development, process review and the analysis, trending and reporting of data.


This is a 6 month fixed term full time opportunity, based in our Mount Waverley Head Office.


What you bring  

  • Industry  experience preferably within community, aged care or disability setting with related knowledge of applicable legislation, guidelines and standards
  • Demonstrated understanding and experience in quality management systems, document control and continuous improvement activities to meet organisational accreditation requirements
  • Commitment to the continuous improvement approach in the support and development of the organisation and services
  • Experience in developing and writing policy and procedures within the health setting
  • Systems development experience
  • Comprehensive research and analytical skills
  • Intermediate to Advanced MS Office skills
  • Commitment to work within the vision and mission and values of Calvary



This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/


About Calvary

Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas.  Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.


Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.


How to join the team


To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.


As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment, psychometric and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.


Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.


Our values of Hospitality, Stewardship and Respect underpin all that we do. As an Equal Opportunity Employer we welcome and support applications by people from various life experiences, cultures and faiths and work together to provide options that empower and enrich our clients.

Selection Criteria Essential: Have you resided overseas for 12 months or more in the last 10 years since turning 16? If you select yes you will be required to contact the relevant overseas police force to obtain a criminal or police record check.
Essential: Are you aware of any pre-existing injury or disease that may be affected by the work? Note: Under Section 82 (7&8) of the Accident Compensation Act 1985 failure to disclose information regarding pre-existing injuries or diseases may result in the employee not being entitled to Workers Compensation.
Desirable: Do you have 3+ years relevant experience in a quality or internal audit role?
Contact Person Patrick Murray
Contact Number 92717175
Contact Email ccc.recruitment@calvarycare.org.au
Closing Date 25/04/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
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