Resident Services Director
Company: Watermark Retirement Communities
Posted on: June 7, 2021
Watermark Retirement Communities has been a leader in the senior
housing industry for over 30 years, and our commitment to a strong,
positive culture is a significant part of how we achieve that
industry leadership. When you walk through the front door of one of
our communities, you can feel something special there. This
atmosphere comes from a culture of personal, authentic human
connection. We invite you to be part of a team where you are
encouraged each day to slow down, see the value in every person,
and build connections. As a Watermark associate, you will touch
lives and create stories, but what you will receive far exceeds
what you will give. As one of the Top 25 Best Workplaces for Aging
Services by the Great Place to Work Institute, Watermark is
committed to offering unique benefits like Dayforce Wallet to
improve the lives of our associates. Dayforce Wallet enables our
associates to access earnings "on the go" as wages are available,
free of charge. Watermark is focused on keeping our communities
healthy and our residents thriving through leading edge technology
and well-being programs that benefit our entire Watermark family.
Learn more Stay Safe. Be Well. We are proud of the talented and
nurturing associates that have chosen to work for Watermark, and we
honor each of them. Join a company that celebrates people, their
stories, and their meaningful interactions-because every
A Resident Services Director is needed to create and oversee
resident life within our unique Memory Care Community. Through a
full schedule of mind/body activities you will lead and direct a
team of "Naya's" (our highly-specialized team of care staff) who
will, with your direction, create moments of joy throughout each
day for those individuals living with dementia. "Naya" is an
ancient Sanskrit word that means GUIDE, PERSON OF WISDOM, LEADER.
Our approach is to support the whole person throughout their entire
day - providing a non-medical model of guidance, enrichment and
You will provide a schedule of daily activities for large groups
and individuals, as well as plan outings for the group that allow
them to fully experience the world around them in a safe and fun
way. You will meet with all families and together create a working
Life Story for each resident, so as to assist with in
individualized, dynamic programming. If you have a passion for
working with seniors and have experience in assisted living and
memory care, then come on board with us.
We look forward to meeting you.
- Bachelor's Degree in one or more of the following: Education,
Gerontology, Social Work, Recreation, Therapeutic Recreation or
relevant field is highly desirable.
- 2-4 years of leadership experience in Assisted Living/Memory
Care and other related fields.
- Certified Dementia Practitioner certification or willing to
- Team Management experience
- Experience in activity planning a plus.
- Passionate, proven Leader
- Team Builder
- Efficient paperwork completion
- Excellent computer skills in Word, Excel and online
- Great communication skills
What we can provide for you:
- Excellent Benefits
- Training and continuing education
- Comprehensive onboarding program
- Beautiful work environment
- National and Regional support
- A seat at the table!
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