Every day is an opportunity for our associates to deeply connect with people in a profound and personal way. Our associates are the core of our mission and we know that offering them genuine rewards and heart filling job satisfaction is the key to our success as a company. Here you’ll find opportunities to grow your career at any level whether you have direct contact with resident or support someone who does, and be inspired personally. With over 60,000 associates, there’s a place for you to make a difference in lives of the families we serve throughout our continuum of care.
Responsible for supervising the day-to-day operations of the Skilled community. Adheres to the community standards and maintains the highest degree of quality care at all times. Remains in accordance with federal and state regulations.
This job description represents an overview of the responsibilities for the above referenced position. It is not intended to represent a comprehensive list of responsibilities. An associate should perform all duties as assigned by his/her supervisor.
Education and Experience
Graduate from Accredited Nursing School. Minimum one to three years’ experience in nursing service administration, including one year of management experience. Rehabilitative or geriatric nursing experience; or equivalent combination of education and/or experience preferred.
Certifications, Licenses, and Other Special Requirements
Current RN state nursing certifications in good standing with no actions on nursing license. Current CPR and First aid certifications required.
Uses independent judgment to make decisions based on precedents and established guidelines. Solves problems using standard procedures and precedents. Knows when to refer issues to supervisor and when to handle them personally.
Knowledge and Skills
Has a working knowledge of a skill or discipline that requires basic analytic ability. Has an overall understanding of the work environment and process. Has a working knowledge of the organization. Has basic level computer skills including Outlook, Word, and Excel. Effective written and oral communication skills. Ability to respect the privacy of residents and to refrain from discussing their protected health information with other residents/staff, particularly as it may relate to their health. Ability to create and maintain an atmosphere of warmth, personal interest, positive emphasis, and a calm environment.
Physical Demands and Working Conditions
Brookdale is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.