Gifford Retirement Community is now seeking candidates with strong organizational, leadership and team development skills to oversee the management of our Independent Living, Menig Nursing Home, and Adult Day Programs. The Executive Director will work with the Gifford Retirement Community team to develop and manage the processes which support the achievement of optimal resident and program participant encounters. This is a unique opportunity to work in a spectacular setting at a rural, financially stable, non-profit organization with a progressive philosophy, supportive administrative team and advanced technology.
Qualified applicants should possess at least five (5) years of experience working in a nursing home, independent living, and/or assisted living field at a senior management level or equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the necessary skills, knowledge, and abilities. The ideal candidate can effectively direct and support staff, establish guidelines and goals, and clearly communicate with residents through collaborative leadership. A bachelor’s degree in healthcare, gerontology, or a business-related field is preferred; a master’s degree is desirable. A Nursing Home Administrator license is preferred and/or the expectation of completing and AIT program within a defined timeframe.The Independent Living community at Morgan Orchards is under construction and scheduled to open in August, 2017.EOE
At Gifford Health Care, we believe in being a true partner in our patients’ health, combining the highest quality care with a genuine, personalized approach. From advanced facilities to family- friendly providers, we are uniquely dedicated to your health… for life.
Gifford is a network of health centers throughout central Vermont and the Upper Valley. Our locations include primary care clinics,... a Critical Access Hospital with a renowned Birthing Center, specialty clinics, and senior living facilities.