Health and Welfare Services Manager

Health and Welfare Service Managers are responsible for overseeing all daily operational requirements of a facility, organisation or centre.

With the role being mostly administrative, a Service Manager's duties can include budget management, assisting with recruitment, liaising with health and welfare providers, and coordinating and administering health and welfare programs and clinical services.

On average, a Health and Welfare Service Manager earns $102,230 per annum.

Average salary
$102,230 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Min average salary
$91,806 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Max average salary
$130,944 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Job growth

Projection: 22% more Health and Welfare Managers employed in Australia in 2020 (compared to 2015)

Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Health and Welfare Services Manager are:

  • NSW: 42.6%
  • VIC: 24.8%
  • QLD: 10.1%

Key skills required
  • Able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people
  • Have a non-judgemental attitude
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Show responsibility and initiative
  • Commitment to human rights and social justice
  • Able to deal with conflict and remain calm in stressful situations


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