Aged care workers are expected to support the oldest, most frail members of society on a wage that places them on the lowest rung of health workers nationally.
In order to prepare staff, as well as the general public, for the growing ageing population, and the predicted increase in number of people with dementia, there needs to be more focus on education.
Four free information sessions, operated by Aged Care provider SummitCare will be held at Liverpool Library every Tuesday...
SummitCare Executive Manager - Marketing And Comms
Claire has extensive executive experience in a marketing capacity across a range of industry sectors both consulting and in-house. She has been a member of the Executive Leadership Team with leading NSW based Aged Care provider SummitCare - through which she has built and grown the brand for over five years, led SummitCare through Business Excellence (achieving gold) and most recently pre-sold and commissioned SummitCare Baulkham Hills. Claire has also worked with National aged care provider St Basils developing their pre-sales and retirement living strategy in both Sydney and Canberra, recruited a sales team, and working directly with consumers to ensure the envelope for the new developments was on track for consumer demands. With Just Better Care, Claire directed and managed the global and local marketing for over 20 franchises across Australia. Working for a purpose is part of Claire's make up and exemplified by her pro-bono work with Canteen (Children's Cancer Charity) and dedication to ensuring older Australians become better informed and age well with dignity.
Claire has a Bachelor of Business (Major Marketing), as well as being an active participant in various industry bodies.