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Milestone Retirement Communities Assistant Director of Health and Wellness in Auburn, California

Our In the Moment® program is thoughtfully designed as a team-approach to care delivery. We describe what we offer as Memory Support because we’re intentionally shifting away from outdated Dementia care practices and into a hospitality model.

We recognize that each person we are privileged to serve is both unique in their life history, as well as in their Dementia journey. We understand the importance of a scheduled rhythm to each day. However, we also encourage our team members to slow down and embrace the impromptu moments that happen as well. We find it’s the spontaneous moments that have high impact for both the care giver and the care receiver. Living In The Moment, is the greatest gift we can give to anyone we serve; during their journey.

Now Hiring (FT/PT) Assistant Director of Health and Wellness!

This position is responsible for collaborating and assisting in the leadership of the personal care staff, coordinating personal care services provided to residents by personal care staff, promoting the health and wellbeing of each resident, and reporting observed changes in resident condition or health to the Director of Health and Wellness.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor the health status of current residents through assessments and care conferences scheduled quarterly or more frequently as required.

  • Monitor resident assessments and care plans using designated software for staff compliance. Monitoring includes, but is not limited to: medication side effects, activities, meals, complaints, cognition and behaviors, ADLs and special requests.

  • Coordinate and attend resident care conferences and service plan reviews as directed by the Director of Health and Wellness with a focus on assuring service plans are developed to meet the resident needs.

  • Assist in supervising the Assisted Living and Memory Care personnel. This may include: hiring, coaching, orientation, scheduling, and training of staff at the direction of the Director of Health and Wellness.

  • Work with Director of Health and Wellness to conduct community audits as required of current operational systems to monitor staff compliance with policy and procedure, and to ensure community security.

  • Ensure employees work in a safe manner and that unsafe actions are managed.

  • Foster teamwork with co-workers, show initiative in overcoming obstacles, take actions which assist others beyond job responsibilities, and have a positive impact on co-workers, residents, and visitors.

  • Perform other duties as assigned or needed.

  • Travel between additional communities withing a 1-2 hour radius

Requirements:

  • Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing is strongly preferred. Licensed Vocational or Licensed Practical Nurses may be considered based on state regulations and community needs.

  • Minimum three years’ experience in Assisted Living, Alzheimer’s, or Memory Loss care preferred. Experience as Residential Care Management, Clinical Director, or Risk Management preferred.

  • Must have proven management experience and ability to manage staff.

  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel preferred.

  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug test.

Apply with your resume and cover letter TODAY to secure your interview for this exciting opportunity! Please DO NOT include the date of your graduation, if applicable on your resume or application. Thank you!

Requisition ID: 2020-4026

Company URL: http://www.sierraridge.net

Street: 3265 Blue Oaks Drive

Post End Date: 12/20/2020

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