The House of the Good Shepherd is a non-profit retirement community with historical relationships with the Episcopal Church in northern New Jersey. Founded in 1882 by five Episcopal Church congregations in the Diocese of Newark, New Jersey, our mission is to meet the life-style, spiritual, and health-care needs of older persons, on and off our campus, in a faith-based, caring and dignified manner.
Reporting to the Chair of the Board of Trustees, this individual will lead a staff of 150+ who serve a resident population of approximately 170 seniors. The campus currently consists of:
62 bed skilled care facility (5 Star Rating)
61 units of assisted living
48 units of independent housing
Sponsored by the Episcopal Diocese, the “House” is a non-denominational facility serving seniors in northwest NJ. Located just off Interstate 80 approximately 30 miles from the PA border, the House is about an hour drive to Manhattan and about 1.5 hours drive to Philadelphia.
Trustees and staff are in the concluding process of the development of a master plan to both renovate and expand services.
The current executive will be retiring upon the employment of a successor. Current executive serves as the administrator-of-record for both skilled care and assisted living.
Please submit resume with salary expectations to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Qualifications for the position include:
A minimum of ten years’ leadership experience in senior services including institutional management
Ability to inspire staff and build team and community
Skilled in the management of resident and family relations
Excellent knowledge of current best practices in senior services
NJ LNHA license or the ability to qualify for same
Successful experience in financial management and budgeting
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
The ideal candidate will possess an impeccable commitment to integrity, compassion, and transparency. (S)he will champion the House’s stature and enhance its superior reputation by remaining highly visible both within the House community and in the community at-large.
Internal Number: 001
About House of the Good Shepherd
The House of the Good Shepherd is a non-profit CCRC located in Hackettstown, NJ, just off I-80 approximately 30 miles from the PA border. We have 62 skilled beds with a Medicare ADC of 15, 61 assisted living units, and 48 cottages and apartments.