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Verified Pay $110,000.00 to $120,000.00 per year
Hours Full-time
Location Mercer Island, Washington

About this job

***$7,500 Sign-On Bonus Available***

Salary: $110,000 - $120,000 annually

At DRIFT, we work with healthcare companies across the United States to help recruit for medical positions. By applying with us, you'll work with one of our Recruitment Pros to help you land your next dream role. Please note: we recruit for direct hire positions and are not an agency.

Primary Responsibilities:

The Terrace Manager is responsible for all of the activity in the memory care unit, including staff scheduling and supervision, health and personal care service provision, evaluation of residents, and interaction with families. They will be the community’s primary expert in dementia care, able to provide ongoing training and coaching to staff, as well as educate families as needed.

Knowledge, Skills, and Duties:

  • Assess residents with cognitive impairment accurately, identifying the level of their impairment
  • Working with the Community Health Director, will determine the appropriateness of a resident moving into the Terrace environment (this includes participating in the Move-in assessment and reviewing Physician Statement and Physician Orders for service)
  • Plan services based on the residents’ needs, abilities and preferences
  • Able to design individualized behavior plans for residents and can share these with staff and families (revise these plans to meet client needs)
  • Work collegially with Life Enrichment staff to ensure that resident programming occurs throughout the day, addressing the residents’ preferences and cognitive abilities
  • Role model excellent dementia communication skills with all residents and teach these skills to staff and families
  • Provide skilled nursing service for residents, as needed and as qualified
  • Document all plans, all service provision and changes in resident condition
  • Maintain organized and confidential health record for residents according to standard
  • Ensure a safe environment for all residents
  • Work with broader community team to ensure residents living with dementia get appropriate services
  • Responsible for purchasing items needed for the unit, and managing budget related to these items
  • Review residents billing statements to ensure accuracy, as needed

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Share the hiring responsibilities for new care staff with the Community Health Director to include interviewing, obtaining references and establishing standards and structured orientation and required training for all staff working on the Terrace
  • Establish staffing schedules to ensure staff coverage
  • Able to flex staffing based on resident census and acuity
  • Deal with work performance issues with staff
  • Ensure staff are providing excellent service to customers as designed in the service plan
  • Provide performance evaluations
  • Coach and mentor staff

Benefits:

  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Dental Plan
  • Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for health care and dependent care
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match (eligibility contingent on age requirement)
  • Progressive Vacation Package starting at 15 days per year
  • 8 Paid Holidays per year
  • 1 Hour Paid Sick Time for every 40 hours worked
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Leadership Bonuses
  • Longevity Bonuses
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • Pre-Tax Election Commuter Benefits 

Requirements:

  • Graduate of approved School of Nursing and licensed as a LPN able to practice nursing in the state of WA, required

Location:

12505 Greenwood Ave N, Seattle, WA 98133

Job Types: FULL TIME