Registered Nurse: Resident Care Director

Benchmark Senior Living Trumbull , CT 06611

Posted 2 weeks ago

Job Description:

Middlebrook Farms at Trumbull is seeking a dedicated Registered Nurse who is passionate about providing seniors with quality care in a home like setting. At Benchmark, we impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for all who engage with us. We just happen to imagine, build and manage beautiful, private-pay communities geared toward older adults. Are you Called to Care about your work, other people and making a difference? Do you believe that people and teams are Better Together than going it alone? Are you always striving to Be the Benchmark by which all others are measured? Then our core values match. Connect with us and to what truly matters!

Job Responsibilities

As a Resident Care Director for Benchmark Senior Living, you will be responsible for the quality of resident care in the spirit of "Better Together" you will foster relationships, collaborate with our outside resources and partners t provide the highest standards in care we provide to our residents and families.

Additional responsibilities for the Assisted Living Wellness Director include:

  • Communicating with families and friends of residents

  • Assuring compliance with all resident care related regulations (e.g., medication management)

  • Documenting and providing accurate record-keeping, as appropriate

  • Demonstrating personal/resident safety methods and procedures

  • You will also appropriately schedule nurses to ensure that there is enough staff to provide adequate care for our seniors.

  • Representing Benchmark Senior Living with pride and knowledge so as to educate outside groups and organizations

Job Requirements

As a Resident Care Director for Benchmark Senior Living, you must be approachable as well as flexible and professional with your staff, residents and family members. You must also demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of Benchmark Standards and Practices before assuming your position as Resident Care Director.

Additional requirements of the Resident Care Director include:

  • Being a Registered Nurse, per state regulations; Bachelor's degree in Nursing a plus

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a care setting; Assisted Living/Home Care or Hospice setting experience a plus

  • Certified in Gerontology through the American Nurses Credentialing Association a plus

  • Knowledge of Dementia care a plus

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds individually

  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time

Benefits

At Benchmark Senior Living, we recognize how hard our employees work in order to provide our resident seniors with the best care possible. Therefore, we are proud to provide our Resident Director with great compensation and excellent benefits!

Benefits available to the Resident Care Director include:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance

  • Long-term Disability Insurance

  • UNUM

  • 401(k) Retirement Planning

  • Working Advantage

  • Culture Compensation

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Adoption Assistance

  • Discounts on MetLife Auto and Home Insurance through payroll deduction

  • Paid Membership fees for SitterCity

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