LCS - Dearborn, MI

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We are seeking a hospitality-minded, professional Licensed Nursing Home Administrator to join our extraordinary leadership team at Henry Ford Village in Dearborn, Michigan. The community includes 856 independent living residences, 98 assisted living units, and a 89-bed skilled nursing center.

The Administrator is responsible for assisting the Executive Director in the overall administration of the community. He/she supervises operation of the service departments as directed by the Executive Director, with primary emphasis on the health center. He/she also handles special projects for the Owner and the Executive Director. In the Executive Director's absence, the Administrator may assume responsibility for all community operations.

Required Skills
  • Excellent hospitality skills are required.
  • Ability to work effectively and diplomatically with a variety of publics, including residents, Boards of Directors, community groups, government agencies, etc.
  • Ability to write clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally with individuals and both large and small groups.
  • A broad understanding of federal and state laws related to the operation of the facility.
  • A knowledge of and special sensitivity to the needs of the aging.
  • A background in financial management, including budget preparation, cash flow management, and analysis of financial reports. Ability to effectively supervise staff members and to work cooperatively as part of a team.
  • Ability to work independently with self-discipline and self-motivation.
  • Ability to gain the knowledge and develop management skills required to become an Executive Director of his/her own community.
  • The technical knowledge required is best obtained through a BS or MS degree in business, health care, hotel/restaurant management, or a closely related area.
Required Experience The successful candidate will possess licensure as a Nursing Home Administrator and will have a minimum of 2-3 years of management experience in a health care, hotel/restaurant or continuing care retirement community.