What if there was a job as rewarding as it is challenging?
What if it offered more than a paycheck?
What if it gave you a greater sense of purpose?
You can stop wondering. There is.
As an executive director at Brookdale you''ll change lives, and not just the lives of the residents we care for. You''ll impact their families and your staff. You''ll shepherd our community''s culture. You''ll inspire, engage and connect. We''ll provide the support you need and opportunities to reach even higher leadership levels. Our executive directors come from a variety of backgrounds. They''ve been nurses, sales directors, business owners and hotel managers. They''ve grown to become operations specialists, district directors and vice presidents. We help them make a difference.
This isn''t a job for everyone. It takes a combination of management skills, including sales, talent development and budgeting. Most of all, it takes courage and strength to give your all to a community focused on providing the absolute best care to seniors.
Do you have what it takes to be an executive director? There''s only one way to find out.
Requirements and Qualifications:
*Bachelor''s degree in healthcare, gerontology, business or related field
*Experience in sales and marketing
*At least one year of supervisory experience
*Excellent communication skills
"Working for Brookdale, I always knew I''d be taking care of our residents, but I''ve realized how lucky I am to take care of our associates every day too. I''m honored that I get to make a difference in their lives. Making personal connections with our associates and pushing them to their goals and then seeing the results is a feeling that I can''t get doing any other job."
- Ashley Woodcox, ED
"This is a job that takes everything you''ve got, and there is so much you get back. You become a part of the residents'' lives and soak in all the lessons they have to offer and the love they have to give. There''s just been so many special moments with this job."
- Marsha Higgins, ED