Resident Care Director

Kendal Crosslands Communities - Kennett Square, PA (30+ days ago)


Kendal~Crosslands Communities, a continuing care retirement community located in Kennett Square, PA has a full time position for the Director of Resident Care at our Kendal at Longwood facility located at 1109 East Baltimore Pike.

Essential Function: Provides oversight to the Resident Care Department by directing the overall management of health services to residents in independent living and persons on the campus receiving home care services under the home care agency facility license. Provides management oversight of clinical care services delivered by the Nurse Practitioners, nurses, primary and consultant physicians, resident assistants, scheduling coordinator and administrative assistant. Deals with resident issues pertaining to the defined areas of responsibility. Ability to lead, expand and grow the Home Care Services Program.

Qualifications & Experience: Minimum of five years’ experience in supervision of areas related to community health services, home care or primary care services. Bachelor degree preferred. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing program. Currently licensed by examination as a RN in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. At least 5 year clinical experience as a professional nurse in long-term care setting.

Ability to work collaboratively with and clearly communicate with physicians and other health care providers, resident, staff and family members. Must be willing to work a flexible schedule, including evening and weekend work as necessary.

Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel and have excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities and respond to emergency situations in a calm and professional manner. Must have the ability to lead others, critically think and anticipate needs to grow and expand the Home Care Services Program.

We provide a competitive wage and benefits package.

Those interested should visit our website at www.kcc.kendal.org to complete our on-line application.

EOE/ADA

Interested parties may send an email to ptuel@kal.kendal.org