134-Professional services managers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Professional services managers
ISCO Code: 
Job Description: 
Professional services managers plan, direct and coordinate the provision of childcare, health, welfare, education and other professional services, and manage the branches of institutions providing financial and insurance services.

Main Tasks include -

  • formulating policies and plans for the provision of services and operation of establishments
  • setting standards and objectives
  • developing and implementing programs and services to meet the needs of clients
  • directing and coordinating the allocation of resources
  • liaising with parents, boards, funding bodies, the community representatives and related agencies to discuss areas of cooperation and coordination
  • monitoring and controlling expenditure
  • overseeing the selection, development and performance of staff
  • preparing, or arranging for the preparation of, reports, budgets and forecasts
  • representing the organization in negotiations other agencies, and at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums.

Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit groups:

1341 Child care services managers
1342 Health services managers
1343 Aged care services managers
1344 Social welfare managers
1345 Education managers
1346 Financial and