Memory Care Director - Tigard in Portland, OR

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Bonaventure Senior Living   •  

Portland, OR 97223

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


Less than 5 years

Posted 33 days ago

Bonaventure of Tigard is seeking a dedicated and dynamic Memory Care Director to join our team. Bonaventure of Tigard is a premier Retirement, Assisted Living and Memory Care community that's committed to providing our residents with an exceptional senior lifestyle, and we're looking for a Memory Care Director who will help us deliver on that promise to our Memory Care residents. Not only will they ensure that their residents receive the highest quality of care, service and safety, but they will be instrumental in providing our most vulnerable residents with the fun, active, and fulfilling lifestyle that all seniors deserve.

Alongside the privilege of building relationships with residents and families and making their lives better, the Memory Care Director also has the opportunity to lead and grow a caring group of staff members who are dedicated to the happiness and well-being of their residents. The ideal candidate for this position is someone who has a passion for serving seniors with Alzheimer's/dementia and is driven to make a difference in their lives every day.

Position Summary:

The Memory Care Director oversees the operations of the community's Memory Care program aligning resident needs, state regulations, and Bonaventure Senior Living policies and procedures to provide exceptional care to residents. As the leader of the health services staff, the Memory Care Director is responsible for hiring, schedules, training, and records, in the Memory Care section of the community.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Coordinate and monitor resident's services through service plans
  • Conduct and follow through on Assessments, Changes to Service Plans, Changes to Medication
  • Alert the Registered Nurse Consultant when the resident has a change of condition.
  • Audit the medication administration program to assure accuracy and completeness
  • Respond to resident and family concerns professionally and promptly
  • Hire, train, supervise and schedule caregiving staff members; ensure ongoing training in Alzheimer's and dementia for staff members
  • Become a resource on Alzheimer's and other dementias for families, organize support group meetings at community
  • Oversee all aspects of the Memory Care including activities, dining and cleanliness


  • Excellent compensation package
  • Generous 401K program
  • Medical and dental benefits, with flexible spending accounts
  • Paid time off
  • Education reimbursements
  • Opportunity to develop your personalized career path and grow within the company


  • Experience as Caregiver & Medication Assistant in an assisted living or memory care setting.
  • 2 Years of demonstrable supervisory experience in a Care or Assisted living setting.
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • Positive and cheerful disposition.
  • Proven leadership and organizational skills
  • Experience providing direction and making sound decisions
  • Knowledge of progression and care of dementia residents
  • Have or obtain a State Administrators license and meet other state regulations.

Valid Through: 2019-11-11