This position promotes and integrates the mission and philosophy of Senior Lifestyle Corporation. The Memory Care Director is responsible for the day to day operations of Memory Care. The Memory Care Director is responsible for overseeing compliance with all community policies and procedures and applicable state regulations as they apply to Memory Care. The Memory Care Director will be the process owner to implement and oversee the Memory Care points of distinction established in the areas of Embrace Wellness, Embrace Enrichment, Embrace Creativity, Embrace Connection, Embrace Challenge and Embrace Teamwork.
Level of Formal Education: Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree
Area of Study: Social Work: Recreation Therapy, Social Work, Psychology, or a related field
Years of Experience: Mid-level (3-5 years)
Type of Experience: Three to five years of experience working with individuals with Dementia including leading programs, handling complex behavioral issues, and educating staff on families on Alzheimer’s or Dementia related topics.
Special Certifications: Activities Director Certification, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist, Certified Dementia Practitioner, or other related Certifications
Language Skills: Capable of communicating efficiently and properly.
Technical Competencies: Entry-level proficiency with Microsoft Office Products.
Skills and Ability:
Personal Attributes: Adaptable, compassionate, balanced, flexible, focused, professional, proactive, responsible, results oriented, and detail oriented.
Other/Preferred: Demonstrated teaching and training skills. Five or more years of directly related experience.
Must have a clean driving record within the past 5 years.