Senior Living Memory Care Director

Hollywood, FL

The Peninsula has an excellent opportunity for a Senior Living Memory Care Program Director to join our team!

The Senior Living Montessori Memory Care Program Director is responsible for implementation of the MMIT (Montessori Moments in Time) program, meet resident care and activity needs and manage the overall operation of the Memory Care Program Director neighborhood in accordance with resident needs, government regulations, Meridian policies and procedures, and MMIT handbook that models validation, encourages independence, capitalizes on resident’s abilities and helps residents feel safe and purposeful. The Senior Living Memory Care Program Director will maintain excellent services, high occupancy and meet Community financial goals.

We are looking for leaders that will enrich the lives of our residents, families and employees through extraordinary experiences . . . because everyone deserves a great life!

Memory Care Minimum eligibility requirements:

  • BA/BS degree in related field preferred and/or 2-3 years experience in a healthcare setting.
  • 2 - 3 years or more in the care of senior adults and adults with cognitive decline is preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia’s and desire to serve residents and families of the memory care neighborhood.
  • Ability to work within an environment that supports the goals set forth in the MMIT Program.
  • Leadership skills and the ability to coordinate care across disciplines (including activities, dining services, etc.)
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with residents, families, staff, community and State officials and general public.
  • Must have compassion for and desire to work with the elderly.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to work responsibly as a team member as well as an individual.
  • Must be honest, fair, dependable, respect confidentiality and the rights and privacy of others.
  • Practice and promote Meridian Policies and Procedures, Mission Statement, Core Values and Founding Principles.
  • Previous supervisory and/or management experience in a related healthcare setting.
  • Must have exceptional organizational skills and ability to re-prioritize daily tasks in order to accommodate fluctuating needs of the resident and community.
  • Must have strong documentation skills.
  • Must have experience in training and staff development.
  • Must pass criminal background check.
  • Must meet all health requirements.
  • Must be able to perform duties and responsibilities (essential job functions), with or without reasonable accommodation.

Meridian Senior Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Applications can be sent to: tpen.adm@meridiansenior.com

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