• Arbor Administrator

    Union Position
    Avamere at Sherwood
    16500 Century Drive
  • Overview


    Now Hiring!
    Arbor Administrator: Avamere at Sherwood
    Full-time Day Shift Available 

    Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com

    Avamere at Sherwood
    16500 Century Drive
    Sherwood, OR 97140
    (503) 625-7333


    The primary responsibility of this position is to oversee the operations of our Memory Care unit, and to assist in directing the day-to-day functions of the facility to assure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.


    The ideal candidate is committed to the training and development needed to become an Executive Director of an Assisted Living Facility with Avamere Health Services.


    • Plan, develop, organize, implement, evaluate and direct the day-to-day functions of the Arbor residents, its programs and activities.
    • Ensure that all Arbor residents are assessed prior to and throughout their residency to ensure that the services assessed are delivered.
    • Communicate with residents and family members, organizing care conferences to discuss resident needs.
    • Manage the medication administration on the Arbor unit, ensuring proper documentation of all care plans, nurse’s notes and all corresponding documentation for the resident records.
    • Responsible for screening, hiring, training and supervising all staff in the Arbor Residence.  This includes managing performance, conducting timely performance reviews and all training requirements.
    • Assist in preparing an annual operating budget for approval by the Executive Director and allocate the resources to carry out programs and activities of the Arbor.
    • Participate in state and federal surveys of the facility, reviewing any deficiencies and developing plans of correction.
    • Maintain a good public relations program that serves the best interest of the facility and community alike.
    • Make daily inspections of the Arbor, and ensure that the Arbor unit and courtyard are maintained.
    • Create and maintain a safety culture, setting an example of good safety, ensure safety expectations are being communicated and all staff are following safety policies and procedures.


    • Must be a Certified Assisted Living Administrator.
    • A Bachelor’s Degree in Public Health Administration, Business Administration or similar coursework.
    • 2 years’ experience in a supervisory capacity, preferably in a Retirement Community or Assisted Living Facility.
    • Knowledgeable of Assisted Living operational standards and requirements of participation.
    • Must be familiar with the laws, regulations and guidelines governing personnel administration.
    • Able to make independent decisions and work harmoniously with and supervise other personnel.
    • Able to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies and the general public.
    • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm, and a calm and cheerful environment.
    • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines, and uphold procedures to ensure all staff are trained and in compliance with this policy.

    Facility Information

    The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.


    Avamere at Sherwood offers 55 comfortable housing arrangements providing respite care, assisted living, and memory care. Avamere at Sherwood is actively involved in the local community. We host a monthly ice cream social at the Sherwood Senior Center and are involved in the Oregon Alzheimer’s Association. Through our partnership with Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center, a nationally awarded and recognized hospital, we have created an atmosphere of trust, support, and quality outcomes when residents are transferred to us for acute care services. Avamere at Sherwood is currently seeking top notch talent with a passion for the geriatric population to join our all-star team.   


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