Assisted Living Director

Fort Worth, Texas
Leadership/Management
09-19-2019
BTC Fort Worth AL
Depends on Experience 
Exempt Full-Time
Business Hours

The primary purpose of the Assisted Living Director is to provide primary care to specific residents under the medical direction and supervision of the residents’ attending physicians or the Medical Director of The Center, with an emphasis on assessment, illness prevention and health care management.  He/She will also assist in modifying the treatment regimen to meet the physical and psycho-social needs of the resident, in accordance with established medical practices and the requirements of this state and the policies and goals of The Center.

Here's what we are looking for:

  • A current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a Licensed Vocational Nurse in this state is preferred
  • Successful completion of an approved Assisted Living Manager course within sixty (60 days) of employment
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family member, visitors, government agencies/personnel, and the general public
  • Must be knowledgeable of nursing and medical practices and procedures, as well as laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to long-term care
  • Must possess leadership and supervisory ability and the willingness to work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel
  • Must possess the ability to plan, organize, develop, implement, and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, and procedures, etc., that are necessary for providing quality care
  • Current CPR Certification

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Have the ability to safely perform movements such as pushing, pulling, lifting, bending, kneeling, reaching, lifting up to 50 pounds and up to 100 pounds with assistance with or without reasonable accommodations.