Aged care managers need to lead by example, according to a well known expert on leadership.
The Melbourne-based health and aged care provider has taken out an award for advancing women in the workplace.
A sense of acceptance at work boosts wellbeing and increases productivity, particularly among caring professionals.
The union says the government needs to set minimum staffing levels and close the wage gap to avert an aged care crisis.
A signigicant proportion of Canadian care assistants experience violence at work on a daily basis.