As this is a community village, 5 trustees have been appointed from our community to provide control and governance of the Observatory Village Charitable Trust. The trustees are Gary Kircher, Ken Scott, Ian Hurst, Michael de Buyzer and Natalie Evans.
The Trust holds the shares in both the land owning company Observatory Village Lifecare Limited and the operating company Observatory Village Care Limited.
The Directors oversee the development of the village and support the General Manager to achieve the vision of the village. They ensure all internal and external financial, legal and auditing requirements are met.
Directors are: Ian Hurst, Peter Robinson and
Rosie Dwyer, General Manager, is responsible for overseeing the overall operation of the village, as well as the marketing of our villas and apartments. She is responsible for co-ordinating care delivery, activities and support to our village residents.
A Registered Nurse is onsite at all times, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week supported by Enrolled Nurses, Care Givers, and Household, Maintenance & Grounds staff. Our Care staff are fully trained and supervised by Registered Nurses.
Our facility contract other medical professionals to support residents where needed, these include General Practitioners, Physiotherapists, Dietitian and Podiatrist.
Management meet regularly with the residents to enable ideas and opinions to be shared. Management respect the input that residents can contribute towards the running of their community. After all, this is their home.