"Sunrise is the best place that I've ever worked, simply because of the people. We provide quality care in an environment that feels like home. Our focus is doing what's right for the resident. For me, that's a big breath of fresh air."- Sunrise Leader
The Lead Care Manager functions as the lead to a group of Care Managers/ "Designated Care Managers" during the shift. The Lead Care Manager ensures quality care and services are being provided and documented, in a consistent manner and in alignment with each resident's individualized Service Plan (ISP) and Sunrise policies, to residents in our care neighborhoods. The Lead Care Manager leads by example in all job responsibilities, and may work variable hours to likely include some weekend and holiday duty.
RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS
Cross trained and credentialed (including certifications where required by state) to safely administer medications if needed during times of high volumn or unexpected absence Lead by example when clocking in/out and taking proper meal/rest breaks Participate in group interview process including job preview video and community tour
Support onboarding of new team members including shadowing and skills demonstration
Maintain a safe and secure environment for all staff, residents and guests by following established safety standards; actively support safety practices
Report incidents and complete appropriate paperwork immediately
Communicate any observed or suspected resident change of condition to the department care coordinator; assist care coordinators, when required, in development and/or updates to ISPs and communicating with residents and families
Prevent and handle conflict by working with the team towards a solution. Communicate issues to department care coordinator when necessary
Contribute to care manager annual performance review by providing feedback to department care coordinator
Project a positive, professional and friendly image through action, words and dress
High School diploma or GED strongly preferred and may be required per state regulations Ability to read, write, communicate effectively with Care Managers, Community Managers, residents and family members In states where appropriate, must maintain applicable certifications Must be at least 18 years of age Medication Management Certificate required; ongoing training and re-education per Sunrise and state requirements Previous experience working with seniors and desire to serve and care for seniors Demonstrates leadership competencies
Ability to delegate assignments to the appropriate individuals based on their skills, roles and interests
Ability to make choices, decisions and to act in the residents' best interest
Ability to appropriately react to and remain calm in difficult situations
Ability to handle multiple priorities
Competent in organizational and time management skills
Demonstrate good judgment, problem solving and decision making skills
Competent in computer skills, Microsoft Office, and Sunrise applications with the ability to learn new applications As applicable, all Sunrise team members who drive a Sunrise vehicle must sign the Driver job description and understand the key essential duties for safety and regulatory compliance
Sunrise maintains a safe and drug-free work environment and all offers of employment with Sunrise are conditioned on submitting to and successfully completing and passing a background check and drug test.
Sunrise Senior Living has championed quality of life in senior care for more than 30 years. We believe team members are our greatest resource and are looking for people who share our commitment to provide quality care for seniors and their families. It's no surprise that many of the world's leading experts in Senior Living entrust their career to Sunrise. At Sunrise, you will Make a Difference Every DayWe are passionate about our mission to champion quality of life for all seniors. We deliver high-quality care with a personal touch and encourage our residents to enjoy life to the fullest.
Be Part of a Uniquely Supportive CommunityThe care-focused environment we create for residents extends to our team members. We offer programs, rewards, and benefits to help you live your best.
Ignite Your PotentialWe believe potential has no limits. We offer best-in-class leadership development programs designed to grow our leaders. We are committed to helping our team members achieve their career goals. Apply today to learn why Sunrise Senior Living is a certified Great Place to Work
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