Job Location: Village of Meyerland - Houston, TX 77025
The Village of Meyerland, an Assisted Living and Memory Care Community is currently recruiting for a Director of Resident Care with previous senior living experience that includes memory care. The Director of Resident Care manages the day-to-day healthcare operations of the community to ensure that the residents’ healthcare needs are met. The Director of Resident Care ensures that the Assisted Living Community is in compliance with all applicable legislation and regulatory requirements. The Director is responsible for providing leadership and management to all Resident Assistants, Resident Medication Aides and the Director of Memory Care, and ensuring adequate staffing. The Director of Resident Care will provide monthly/annual training for staff.
Qualifications – Education, Experience, and Skills:
Must be a Licensed Vocational Nurse in the state of Texas. Registered Nurse preferred.
A minimum of three years of resident care experience in a health care community and at least one year of successful administrative or supervisory experience.
Experience in geriatric nursing, senior living or assisted living.
Must obtain valid Continuing Education credits as required by the state.
Must have training in the special needs of the cognitively impaired, resident, i.e., Alzheimer and Dementia training with focus on Validation Therapy.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Must be able to pass a background check and drug screen.
Job Type: Full-time
Supervisory and Administrative: 1 year
Resident Care in Health Care Setting: 3 years