Jo Deacon – Chief Operations Officer
Jo has over 25 years’ experience as a Registered Nurse across the aged, community and healthcare settings. Jo’s diverse background has included senior leadership roles within the private and public health sector, including project management, education, operations, and clinical governance. This experience has helped build expertise in regulatory compliance, clinical process as well as staff and resource management.
Jo is a solution focussed healthcare leader, used to working with diverse teams and developing individual strengths. Jo is committed to her personal growth and is continuing her education, currently undertaking a Master in Public Health.
Jo started with Sapphire Coast Community Aged Care Ltd in 2022 as the Clinical Governance Manager, in June 2023 Jo has commenced as the Chief Operations Officer and continues to provide oversight to the clinical teams across residential and home care services ensuring SCCAC meet the requirements of aged care standards in clinical care and continuously improving the service we deliver.
Jo brings passion and enthusiasm to the service as she works with leaders and clinical staff to bring our purpose – ‘Your Life, Your Choice, Our Care’ – a reality each day for our customers.