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AgeCare Communities of Care and Wellness

Director of Care

Canada-Alberta-Medicine Hat

Posted 28 Days Ago1570450

Company Information

AgeCare (www.agecare.ca) Vibrant Seniors Communities -
We’re founded on the belief that all seniors are entitled to a rich quality of life, with the opportunity to live as independently as possible, and we’re looking for the very best to join us in Canada’s sunniest city, Medicine Hat.

With a population of 65K and only 21KM to the US Border, Medicine Hat, a diverse and welcoming community, offers people the ability to have the small town feel with all the amenities of a large city, including Medicine Hat College which has a global perspective and offers a variety of programs as well as degrees.

If life in Medicine Hat sounds intriguing and you’re motivated by the privilege of serving our seniors with dignity, respect and compassion, keep reading:

 


Job Description

What you’ll do:

  • Drawing on your strong clinical skills and passion for resident and family centred care, ensure residents live a fulfilled life by being accountable for the quality of care within our AgeCare Valleyview (86 beds) Seniors Community

  • Using your collaborative communication style, engage staff, families and AHS in AgeCare’s resident centered care philosophy  

  • As an experienced leader and with the support of the General Manager; guide, coach and inspire a team of care staff in delivering the care that exceeds accreditation standards

  • Be flexible in stepping in when needed, including providing front line care and education in this small seniors community

What you’ll need:

  • A Bachelor of Nursing and CARNA Registration (or eligibility)

  • 5 years of experience in a management position

  • Proven management, leadership, clinical judgement and interpersonal skills

  • Knowledge of current nursing and medical practices & procedures (laws, regulations, guidelines and standards as they relate to Long Term Care and Supportive Living)

  • Experience in Dementia Care

Perks & Benefits

  • The ability to make a difference through resident focused care

  • Empowering Corporate Directors and Executives committed to your success

  • Being part of a growing organization focused on residents and employee engagement

  • A competitive compensation package


Contact Information

AgeCare Communities of Care and Wellness
Sue Johnson
Talent Management Advisor
resumes@agecare.ca
403 873 3203
http://www.agecare.ca