Landings of Huber Heights is a Meridian Senior Living community!
Nature and scope
The Montessori Moments in Time Coordinator (MMITC) is responsible to assist in the implementation of MMIT program in its entirety and management of the overall operation of the Memory care neighborhood in accordance with MMIT handbook, resident needs, government regulations and Meridian policies and procedures. The MMIT Coordinator model's validation, encourages independence, capitalizes on resident's abilities, and helps residents feel safe and purposeful. The MMIT Program Coordinator maintains excellent programming and services, high occupancy and meets Community financial goals.
Minimum eligibility requirements
BA/BS degree in related field preferred and/or 2-3 years' experience in a Memory Care 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 cognitively impaired 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 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.
Train and model Montessori Moments in Time program.
Implement the 5 directional paths of Montessori Moments in Time program.
Participate in marketing the memory care neighborhood to referral sources.
Model validation/cuing techniques while assisting/caring for residents.
Assure and conduct a seven-day a week activity program based on the activity minimum standards while delivering care and facilitating events.
Assist in completion and information distribution of Memorable Life Profiles
Assist with training of department heads and care partners in Montessori Moments in Time program per direction of MCD.
Monthly ongoing MMIT training according to monthly training schedule per direction of MCD.
Assist residents with care activities (activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, grooming and toileting). As needed
Ensure sound infection control practices are in place that promotes a healthy environment.
Maintain life engagement supplies and follow established purchasing protocols.
Ensure that resident care is provided in a safe and effective manner, while consistently maintaining resident dignity, choice, privacy and respect.
Operate department within established budgetary guidelines.
Able to recognize escalating behaviors and intervene in a safe productive manner.
Assure reporting of safety issues to the medical provider and authorized responsible party.
Regularly assists with unit safety checks of the alarm systems and securing of unit doors.
Any other duties assigned by the MMIT Director.
Meridian Senior Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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