Meridian Senior Living

About Meridian Senior Living

Meridian Senior Living is made up of a passionate group of dreamers, caregivers and connectors who all share a common goal: provide unparalleled life experiences for all those we serve – seniors, their families and our employees.

Established in 2010, we are now a network of lively communities, home to more than 7,000 residents. While our communities are all over the country, we care for each resident one at a time … working each day to make their lives easier, more comfortable, convenient, enjoyable and secure.

Our communities are as unique and varied as our residents – no two are alike. From building design and operations to program development, Meridian Senior Living communities make people say “WOW” – whether they are looking for independent retirement living, assisted living, or are in need of quality memory care. Our team’s collective expertise, innovative approach and passion for seniors has given us a solid history of delighted residents, happy families, empowered employees and business success.

Bottom line: At Meridian Senior Living, we hold ourselves to an incredibly high standard – and measure our success by the smiles on our residents’ faces.

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

92625

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Memory Care Director / Alzheimers Community Director

Meridian Senior Living - Newport Beach, California

Posted: 08/17/2018

Crown Cove is a Meridian Senior Living community.
Job Description:
The Montessori Moments in Time Memory Care Director is responsible for implementation of the MMIT
program, meet resident care and activity needs and manage the overall operation of the Memory Care
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. Maintain excellent services, high
occupancy and meet Community financial goals.
Qualifications:
  • 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


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