SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, SENIOR LIVING AND COMMUNITY INITIATIVES
July 5, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Do you draw out the best in others? Are you an energized leader who can innovate and bring new programs and practices to senior living communities and older adults in their neighborhoods? Do you have strong financial acumen and 10+ years’ experience in senior living operations? 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 more than 75 years. Through applied research, community initiatives and senior living, our exceptional team touches tens of thousands of lives annually.
We currently seek a Senior Vice President to plan and direct operations at our high-end, award-winning senior living communities, our cafes, and our “without walls” programs, inspiring a team that innovates and delivers extraordinary services and experiences, with new communities and affiliations in the planning stages. This may be the opportunity for you!
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.
What We Offer:
Mather LifeWays offers a benefits package* that goes above and beyond.
All employees are eligible for:
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
401(k) program with strong employer match and annual contribution (Age 21 or better)
Convenient subsidized parking or public transportation for certain locations
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
Benefits-eligible employees can take advantage of:
Medical, dental, and vision plans
Extended illness benefits
Tuition reimbursement promoting lifelong learning
Employee wellness programs, including free annual wellness screening
Short- and long-term disability insurance
Life insurance - 100% coverage by Mather LifeWays
*Benefits are subject to change without notice. Benefits details dependent on employment status.
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: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent and 10 plus years leadership with financial and customer satisfaction responsibilities. Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Strong computer skills. Professional appearance and demeanor.
Preferred: 10-15 years aging services management or related; Masters degree.
Internal Number: 0002
About Mather LifeWays
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.