Are you an energized leader who can encourage innovation and draw out the best in others? Do you have strong financial acumen and leadership experience in life plan communities (formerly called CCRCs)? If so, then consider leading The Mather, a highly acclaimed Life Plan Community located at 425 Davis Street in Evanston, IL. At Mather LifeWays, we enhance the lives of older adults by creating Ways to Age Well.
The Experience Director is responsible for creating and maintaining a positive and unique culture while attracting, engaging, and leading employees in delivering high standards of service, achieving occupancy goals, and increasing resident satisfaction including maintaining marketability, fiscal responsibility, physical plant and safety objectives.
About The Mather
The Mather is a Life Plan Community for those age 62 and better. Our staff of professionals is committed to providing excellent service and a warm atmosphere for residents, visitors, and staff. The Mather in Evanston, Illinois, is close to downtown and public transportation. The Mather includes 240 independent living apartment homes, as well as assisted living, memory care, long-term care, and rehabilitation services, along with multiple restaurants, a fitness center, art studio, gardens, and more.
What We Offer:
Mather LifeWays offers a competitive benefits package* that goes above and beyond. Benefits-eligible employees can take advantage of:
401(k) program with strong employer match
Generous paid-time off (PTO) program including vacation days, sick days, personal days, and holidays. Earn-as-you-go plan that rolls over year to year, offering flexibility
Medical benefits with HMO and PPO options
Optional dental HMO or PPO insurance
Tuition reimbursement promoting lifelong learning
Employee wellness programs, including free annual wellness screening
Learning to Age Well Program – employees can be reimbursed up to $130 per year for completion of classes such as music lessons, yoga, or foreign language classes
Short- and long-term disability insurance for eligible employees
Life insurance for eligible employees
501(c)3 public student loan forgiveness program
Convenient subsidized parking or public transportation for certain locations
Employee meals (free or discounted)
*Benefits are subject to change without notice. Benefits details dependent on employment status.
About Mather LifeWays:
Based in Evanston, Illinois, Mather LifeWays is a unique, non-denominational not-for-profit organization founded in 1941. Dedicated to developing and implementing Ways to Age Well, we create programs, places, and residences for today’s young-at-heart older adults. These include senior living residences (The Mather, Mather Place, and Splendido); a variety of community-based initiatives; and Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, a resource for research and information about aging, trends and innovations in aging services, and more.
Mather LifeWays values employees and is serious about supporting their health and professional development. We’ve been named one of “Chicago’s Top Workplaces” by the Chicago Tribune for four years in a row, and have been recognized as Illinois’ Healthiest Midsize Employer.
Mather LifeWays is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Required: Minimum of 5 years management experience in a senior living environment, bachelor’s degree, excellent verbal and written communication and interaction skills
Mather LifeWays is a unique not-for-profit organization that enhances the lives of older adults by creating Ways to Age Well. Based in Evanston, IL, Mather LifeWays has been serving the needs of older adults for 75 years. Through applied research, community initiatives and senior living, our exceptional team touches tens of thousands of lives annually.