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Company: Bickford of West Des Moines
Location: West Des Moines
Posted on: November 14, 2022

Job Description:

Bickford of West Des Moines - ""There is no higher calling, no greater purpose than that of a caregiver. Somehow, we've come to believe that caregiving is just for some of us and not all of us. Yet at our core, we are all made to love, to connect, to extend ourselves in service of others. The question is--- do we have the will to love, to do what it takes, to risk ourselves in caring, even when the burden is great? In times of happiness, in times of sadness - we are that caregiver. Whatever it Takes." - Bickford Senior Living
At Bickford, everything we do revolves around our residents' happiness by meeting their specific Core Needs. The Director ensures Bickford's processes are followed, is responsible for resident care/safety and the overall operation/performance of the Branch.

  • Manage BFMs (staff) to ensure the principles of assisted living and Bickford's culture are integrated into all aspects of Branch operations
  • Ensure financial processes are completed timely and accurately; utilize the appropriate information to optimize the financial health of the Branch
  • Maintain regulatory compliance
  • Communicate proactively and effectively with residents/families to enhance their engagement
  • Participate in and ensure weekend management coverage
  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with Bickford's policies and applicable laws.
  • Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training BFMs; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding, disciplining and terminating BFMs; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

    Qualifications: - Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
    - Four years related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
    - Ability to handle multiple priorities - Possess written and verbal skills for effective communication - Competent in organizational, time management skills - Demonstrates good judgment, problem solving and decision making skills - Proficiency in computer skills, Microsoft Office (Windows, Outlook, Excel) with the ability to learn new applications
    - State-specific Administrator's license or Assisted Living Operator license/certification may be required
    - First Aid and CPR certifications required
    - A valid driver's license and a driving record that is consistent with Bickford's insurance carrier guidelines.
    Bickford considers the health and safety of its residents, family members, and team members as its highest priorities. - All offers of employment with Bickford are conditioned on completing and passing a background and drug test, participating in mandatory vaccine programs (e.g., Covid-19, Flu), participating in testing requirements (e.g. Covid-19, TB) and using designated PPE when required. -
    Bickford Senior Living offers a comprehensive benefits plan to eligible team members including health, dental, vision, retirement benefits, short-term disability, long-term disability, and paid time off. -Team members may also be eligible to receive a bonus based on their position.
    Bickford 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 Bickford.
    At Bickford, you will--- Make a Difference Every Day We 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 Community The 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 Potential We 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.

Keywords: Bickford of West Des Moines, West Des Moines , Director, Executive , West Des Moines, Iowa

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