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Executive Director

Executive Director

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Ecumen Pathstone Living seeks an Executive Director to join its team. 


Ecumen Pathstone Living consists of 61 assisted living rental apartment homes, as well as 69 nursing home beds, 21 additional residences for seniors requiring memory care services and is located in Mankato, Minnesota. 


Ecumen creates home for older adults wherever they choose to live. Our employees are dedicated to empowering our customers to lead richer, fuller lives and have consistently recognized Ecumen as a “Best Place to Work,” an award by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.


The Executive Director is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of a care center and related business lines. The responsibilities will include staffing, financial management, supervising resident care, marketing and community outreach. Strong knowledge of federal, state and local standards for long-term care is essential in this position.


Essential job responsibilities include:


  1. Ensures quality of resident care through planning, implementing, evaluating, and delegating authority to appropriate staff to ensure that programs and care are maintained.

  2. Prepares budget, and plans, implements and evaluates an integrated financial program with necessary financial controls in order to keep operations within budget.

  3. Plans and implements the coordination of recruitment, hiring, training mentorship, retention, and evaluation of staff. Provides leadership in areas of employee and labor relations.

  4. Directs and ensures compliance with all required government regulations, (e.g. Federal, State, Local, VA, OSHA, OFCCP, and various licensing agencies).

  5. Plans future programs on growth, expansion, building and staffing by identifying objectives through strategic planning.

  6. Plans public relations programs to enhance the image of all services in general.


Executive Director

Minimum Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, or related field plus completion of additional post-graduate coursework required for Nursing Home Administrator licensure
  • Previous experience in a leadership position
  • Previous senior care experience
  • Licensure/Certification: Nursing Home license in state of assignment
  • Current valid driver’s license and proof of vehicle insurance
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal formats, individually and to groups
  • Ability to use Microsoft Suite
  • Ability to follow all safety rules, regulations, policies and procedures of the facility including but not limited to: Vulnerable Adult and Abuse Policy, HIPAA, Resident’s Bill of Rights, Universal Precaution, AWAIR, OSHA, Right to know, SDS, ADA, HUD Policy and Procedures, Fair Housing laws and regulations


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Master’s degree in related field
  • Demonstrated continued Education to maintain license
  • 5+ year’s nursing home site leadership
  • Experience with Budgeting and forecasting as well as strong networking experience
  • Previous experience with non-profit organizations

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ecumen is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, familial status, disability or veteran status.


We participate in E-Verify and pre-employment drug testing.