Manager Aged & Disability Services - Moonee Valley City Council

Location Melbourne
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2101-102648_1611893475
Posted 30 days ago

Moonee Valley City Council is seeking dynamic, contemporary people-leader to support the vision of MV2040. Located in the inner north-western suburbs of Melbourne, Moonee Valley is a welcoming, culturally diverse and inclusive city, host to many beautiful parks and reserves, thriving shopping strips and vibrant arts venues. Our highly talented and dedicated workforce is responsible for providing a range of programs and services to the community. MV2040's vision is for 'a healthy city', where together Council will create and continually improve the conditions that enable all of us to enjoy the highest level of health and wellbeing possible. The MV2040 Strategy will be achieved through a framework of strategic directions, objectives and actions across five themes - Fair, Thriving, Connected, Green and Beautiful.

Following an extensive organisational review, we are realigning how we work to deliver for our community. We have implemented a leadership model which serves the organisation and community from the perspectives of three key functions: Think, Do and Enable. MVCC is now seeking a Manager Aged & Disability to help improve community outcomes and ensure the organisation can deliver on the exciting ambitions in MV2040.

Reporting to the Director Service Delivery, the Manager Aged and Disability Services will lead a strategic best fit departmental service review followed by the development and delivery of two multiyear Council Strategies and action plans as well as associated operational policies. In doing this, the Manager will consider customer expectations, organisational priorities, risk mitigation, cost effectiveness and a commitment to quality to ensure MVCC provides contemporary state of the art services. The Manager will be responsible for the development and promotion of clear pathways for continuous improvement based on a community focused approach and Council's current and future operations. Furthermore, the Manager will build trusting and empathetic relationships with the workforce, unions and other key stakeholders and provide empowering leadership to their team.

To be successful in this role, Moonee Valley City Council are seeking a strategic, contemporary, dynamic leader with expertise in leading service reviews and the development of associated strategies and polices within large complex, customer-focused organisations. Politically astute, you demonstrate high levels of emotional intelligence and have a strong track record in leading transformative change. You are highly regarded for your ability to inspire and to develop high performing teams and for your ability to quickly build trust with and to maintain effective, mutually beneficial, stakeholder relationships.

To apply for this role, click to apply now button and upload your resume. For a copy of the PD please go to or for a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon at or on 0455 118 868 or Melanie Pecanek at or on 0408 898 734.