Job Opportunities

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The Connecticut Assisted Living Association and our members offer different levels of jobs to service the assisted living community. Look through the options below to see which opportunity is best for you.


Maplewood Senior Living is a forward-thinking and rapidly growing leader with an exciting new opportunity for an exceptional nursing professional who is ready to join a winning team. We are looking for a visionary, accomplished and principled corporate clinical leader, capable of leading and overseeing multi-state care teams in a fast-paced, innovative and rapidly evolving organization.

Maplewood Senior Living is hiring a Registered Nurse as our Corporate Director of Nursing/Clinical Services. This is a Westport, Connecticut-based opportunity and will involve travel to our CT, MA, and OH communities and future travel to NY and NJ.

Maplewood offers a comprehensive benefits package for full time employees including medical, dental, vision, 401K and more including company paid time-off, life insurance policy, insurance deductibles and voluntary Aflac insurance.

This Corporate Director of Clinical Services is responsible for developing and executing company-wide strategy for resident care, clinical service delivery, and clinical regulatory compliance in combined independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled environments across multiple states. Ensures clinical excellence as the standard, where outcomes and accountability are paramount.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assesses resident, family and staff needs across the organization, and develops strategic and operational plans for the provision of resident care and the delivery of all clinical services and programs
  • Oversees all aspects of resident care and clinical services for all MSL communities including the integrated care model, nursing care, ancillary services, provider partners and care-related aspects of quality assurance, regulatory compliance, safety and risk management and resident/family/staff satisfaction
  • Leads, inspires and manages the care teams in each state including at least 5 direct reports (Regional Directors of Resident Care) to promote best practices and ensure optimal delivery of care and clinical services to all residents
  • Facilitates the design and development of evidence-based Standard of Practice, performance standards, and standardized workflows to ensure optimal efficacy, efficiency and outcomes
  • Collaborates with Executive Leadership to develop strategy, business plans and budgets that focus on all aspects of clinical and facility operations including setting priorities, staffing models, reducing costs, and maximizing revenue while ensuring outstanding care and services
  • Works collaboratively with other Executive Team members to develop priorities and goals on a property-by property basis to address resident needs in specific markets
  • Plays a lead role in addressing and resolving infractions or violations identified by staff or state regulators including developing and implementing action plans, plans of correction and new policies or SOPs
  • Uses Key Performance Indicators and business analytics to set goals, drive strategy, inform planning and monitor performance
  • Performs regular audits to ensure all communities are meeting all MSL and state standards and regulatory requirements


  • Minimum of 4 years of senior leadership experience preferably as a regional or corporate resident care/clinical director, senior director, director of nursing, or above
  • Registered Nurse (RN) in good standing, with a BSN preferably with advanced degrees/training and certification(s)
  • Previous experience as a Resident Services Director (RSD), Director of Nursing (DON) or similar roles
  • Proven and progressive experience in senior living, LTC, SNF, and/or home health care

Maplewood Senior Living currently owns and operates 15 communities in 3 states with multiple developments in the pipeline including Inspir Manhattan, a game-changing luxury assisted living and memory care community in NYC opening in 2020, and Maplewood at Princeton, opening in Summer 2021.

Maplewood Senior Living conducts pre-employment screening including background check, drug screening and reference checks.

Please send resume to Lori Mott at

Maplewood Senior Living provides assisted living, Alzheimer’s and memory care, and respite care.  As we continue to grow, we are seeking a devoted and caring Registered Nurse Designee to join our Resident Care family.

Maplewood at Strawberry Hill is hiring a Associate Director of Nursing / Registered Nurse (RN) Designee for a full time salaried opportunity.  

Maplewood offers paid training, bonus & incentive programs and a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time-off, voluntary Aflac insurance and a 401K plan.

Maplewood at Strawberry Hill, 73 Strawberry Hill Ave., Norwalk, CT

The Registered Nurse Designee supports the Director of Nursing (Resident Services Director) in the administration of the nursing services.  In conjunction with the Director of Nursing, the Registered Nurse Designee directs, plans, and coordinates services activities of professional nursing and auxiliary nursing personnel in rendering resident care.  Interprets policy and regulations to all nursing personnel and ensures compliance.  Analyzes and evaluates nursing and related services rendered to ensure quality of resident care.  The Registered Nurse Designee in concert with the Director of Nursing assumes responsibility for providing oversight of the resident health care service’s needs, including the overall medication delivery system and the coordination of in-service training for the Resident Care Services Department.  The Registered Nurse  Designee contributes directly and positively to the team approach to quality resident care by attending to and assisting with a variety of physical, emotional and social needs to help residents maintain their highest level of independence possible.


  • Must be a Registered Nurse, licensed to practice in the state of Connecticut, with a minimum one year experience in assisted living or home care.
  • A passion for working with seniors is preferred.
  • Able to perform tasks which may be physically demanding such as pushing, bending and lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to maintain positive working relationships with residents, their families, peers and other staff members.
  • In good physical and emotional health and free of communicable diseases.

Maplewood Senior Living conducts pre-employment screening including background check, drug screening and reference checks.


 Please send resume to Lori Mott at

The Arbors of Hop Brook, Manchester, CT

This position is responsible for maintaining the general good health of the residents of Arbors of Hop Brook (114 IL apartments) and coordination of our Assisted Living program (consisting of 10-20 AL residents); including wellness programs, preventative health care procedures, case management during hospital and long term care inpatient placement and monitoring of home health services.

This is a full time, salaried position.

To apply, click the link below:

The Cascades, Bethel, CT

A 42 apartment Assisted Living community with Managed Residential Care and Independent Living.  We are looking for an engaging, organized partner to join our community and positively interact with both staff and residents.

Requires RN with a minimum of 2 years clinical experience in nursing with at least one year in home health care agency or community health program that included care of the sick at home.

Contact David Ostermayer, Executive Director, at 203.830.7390 or email

The Greens at Cannondale

Beautiful assisted living campus in Wilton, Connecticut is seeking to add another full time Sales Coordinator to the sales and marketing team. Privately owned with high end offerings and no corporate red tape to work through. Sales Coordinators at this Fairfield County property manage the process from inquiry through move-in and have some flexibility of schedule to accommodate the needs of incoming residents and their families. Base salary plus commission pay structure, great benefits and PTO plus a phenomenal work environment are a few of the perks of this rare role.

Assisted Living Sales Coordinator qualifications include:

•Past experience in assisted living or senior living rental sales.
•Ability to maintain a flexible schedule that accommodates prospective resident needs. Work week for this role is currently Sunday – Thursday, business hours. 
•Excellent communication skills and attention to detail.
Candidates please contact Jami Brett at for more information

Jami Brett
Executive Search Consultant
P: 614.505.7360 | C: 614.787.8789

Waterstone on High Ridge located in Stamford, CT

This will be a Brand New Luxury Senior Living community and will encompass all the amenities to support the independence and needs of our residents. The position will start around September 2020 and the community will be opening near the end of 2021.

Evergreen Woods | Senior Living Communities, LLC.  North Branford, CT

Ideal candidate must have significant familiarity with the CT Adult Care Home rules and regulations. Licensed Nurse or Licensed Administrators are encouraged to apply. The RCD establishes and implements standards of resident care throughout assisted living and memory care on a 24-hour basis. This position oversees the documentation for residents in their neighborhoods, assigns residents to nursing assistants as needed and assists in the medication management and overall healthcare programs for the residents in a neighborhood.

Required Experience:

A. Education

– High school diploma or GED required.

– Baccalaureate degree in nursing and a minimum of two (2) years full time or full time equivalent clinical experience in nursing, at least one (1) of which shall be in a home health care agency or community health program that included care of the sick at home

– Diploma or associate’s degree in nursing and at least four (4) years full time or full time equivalent clinical experience in nursing within the past ten (10) years, at least one (1) year of which shall be in a home health care agency or community health program that

included care of the sick at home

– Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse.

– Certification in CPR, AED and First Aide

Please email interest and resume to HR director – Nina O’Rourke,

The McAuley, West Hartford, CT.

A managed residential care community with 24 assisted living apartments. The McAuley is seeking SALSA. Requires RN with a minimum of 2 years clinical experience in nursing with at least one year in home health care agency or community health program that included care of the sick at home.

The SALSA position involves interaction with family members, physicians, health service agencies and hospital care coordinators as needed. Also, the position requires hiring, evaluating and supervising nursing and aide staff

If you are interested contact Susan LeMay, Managing Director of The McAuley at 860-920-6373 or email

One MacDonough Place, Milddletown, CT

One MacDonough Place, an assisted living community located in Middletown, CT, is seeking a full-time Registered Nurse. As a non-profit community that is part of the Middlesex Health System, we are committed to ensuring our residents receive quality care and services. 


The Mews

The Mews, a well-established not for profit senior living residence in downtown Greenwich, seeks an RN or LPN for the following monthly schedule: Week 1 and 3: 1-5pm Monday thru Friday. Week 2 and 4: 1-5pm Tuesday thru Thursday and 8am-4pm Saturday and Sunday

For more information, call 203-869-8143 or email

The Residence at Brookside

The Resident Care Director is responsible for the coordinating of resident care in order to ensure that the resident remains as independent as possible in the community. If interested, please contact Executive Director – Rose Thomason by phone at 860-284-5000.



Want to make your Mark? At Benchmark, we impact lives through human connection. The Regional Director of Resident Care develops Benchmark Quality Service in the areas of resident care, resident programming and compliance to state regulations and Benchmark policy. 


Bridges by Epoch at Trumbull, Trunbull CT.

The SALSA is responsible for the overall implementation and coordination of resident care nursing in our community.  The SALSA position involves interacting with various family members, physicians, health service agencies and hospital liaisons as needed.  Additionally, the position requires hiring, evaluating and supervising staff within the department. 

New 115 apartment Assisted Living community with memory care in Bozrah CT

New 115 apartment Assisted Living community with memory care in Bozrah CT seeking SALSA/Resident Care Director (Director of Nursing). CT RN license with 2 years assisted living experience. Looking for a compassionate team player ready to grow with our new community. Supervise RN, LPN and CNA team. Please email interest and resume to executive director – Michelle Drake  

100 Halls Road, P.O. Box 483, Old Lyme, CT 06371

Phone: 860-434-5760.                 FAX: 860-434-5790