Palm Desert, CA 92260
Full-Time - Nurse Manager – Atria Palm Desert

Job Details
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Category: Care
Location: Palm Desert CA, 92260
Req ID: 2022-203138
  • Supervise, develop, and schedule the resident services staff according to Atria’s policies, procedures and standards.
  • Establish and maintain a medication system which adheres to state, federal and company laws, regulations and guidelines.
  • Perform assessments and reassessments to determine resident needs and establish appropriate service plans.
  • Operate the Resident Services Department within budget and according to Atria’s policies, procedures and standards.
  • Complete daily Quality Enhancement reviews to ascertain if the department is meeting state regulations and atria policies.
  • Act as a contact for issues related to resident care within the community.
  • Ensure adherence to company policy and State Health and Safety Codes, and federal regulations for assisted living communities.
  • Schedule and supervise staff; available to cover staffing when needed.
  • Administer medications as allowed per state specific guidelines when required.
  • Provide activities of daily living assistance to the residents as needed.
  • Provide training and orientation to new assisted living staff members and ongoing training to current staff members.
  • Communicate to residents, families, department heads, resident services staff, and Executive Director in an effective and respectful manner as needed.
  • Support hospitality, leasing, and sales processes with promotion of a positive image of Atria.
  • (Clinical Related Matters) – Partner with the Life Guidance Director in maintaining active community and professional ties with clinical and non-clinical contacts.
  • (Clinical Related Matters) – Partner with the Life Guidance Director in acting as a contact for issues related to resident care within the community.
  • Partner with and otherwise assist the Life Guidance Director in supervising, developing, and scheduling the staff according to Atria’s policies, procedures and standards.
  • Partner with and otherwise assist the Life Guidance Director in establishing and maintaining a medication system which adheres to state, federal and company laws, regulations and guidelines.
  • Partner with the Life Guidance Director in providing training and orientation to new assisted living staff members and ongoing training to current staff members.
  • Deliver and attend required training for self and employee partners.
  • Maintain positive relations with residents’ families and physicians.
  • Maintain active community and professional ties.
  • May drive company vehicle from community to social and other various destinations (only if required by community).
  • May perform other duties as assigned.
  • A registered nurse, licensed practical nurse or licensed vocational nurse licensed to practice as required by state regulations.
  • Experience in direct patient care and assessments/observation of clinical conditions.
  • Experience in recruiting, training and managing people in the healthcare field.
  • Experience at a department head level in Assisted Living or a related industry.
  • CPR certified and knowledge of basic first aid.
  • Experience coordinating educational events.
  • Must successfully complete the Atria Medication management training, and all Atria specified training programs.
  • Must complete all state required training to maintain licensure or certification.
  • Able to work flexible work hours due to demands of position.
  • Position requires driving responsibilities (may use Company provided vehicle and/or personal vehicle).
  • Must possess valid driver’s license.
  • Must satisfactorily meet and be in compliance with Atria motor vehicle policy standards.
  • Must have or be willing to get a COVID-19 vaccine, subject to legal requirements.

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What’s the difference between a job and a meaningful, rewarding career? The people you serve. When you work at Atria, you have a front-row seat to the amazing life stories of the wisest people on earth. What’s more, you are part of an extraordinary company – one that’s investing in the future of senior living by investing in you. Don’t just do a job. Be part of an extraordinary life.


Atria is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law.  Atria will not tolerate harassment or discrimination based on any of these protected classifications.

Hiring Step 1
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Hiring Step 2
Application Review
Every application is given due consideration. If your experience and skills are aligned with the job requirements, we’ll contact you to schedule an interview.
Hiring Step 3
Interviews & Assessments
Your interview will be conducted by phone or in person with an Atria recruiter or hiring manager. This process may include additional interviews, reference checks and skill assessments.
Hiring Step 4
Offer Letter
If you are chosen for the position, an offer will be made by phone and email. The email will include a letter which you’ll sign electronically, return to us and can download for your records.
Hiring Step 5
Post-Offer Hiring Process
You’ll receive all needed forms, instructions and our contact information if you have any follow-up questions. This process may include a background check and/or a drug screen. COVID-19 vaccination is a requirement of all positions – proof of vaccination is required before you can start. We will evaluate potential accommodations for anyone seeking an exemption due to a medical condition or religious belief.
Hiring Step 6
Check-ins from your future team
As turnaround times vary for screening results, we’ll provide any needed updates and let you know what to expect for your first day on the job.
Hiring Step 7
First day and onboarding
Congratulations – we’re excited to have you join our team! Onboarding varies by position, but on your first day at Atria you’ll typically meet coworkers, take a workplace tour and begin any required training.
Job Details
Employment type: Full-Time
Job Category: Care
Location: Palm Desert CA, 92260
Community: Palm Desert
Req ID: 2022-203138

Benefits for Working at Atria Senior Living

Competitive Pay
Competitive Pay

Atria provides competitive wages as we value employee contributions and commit to investing in our employees.

Paid Holidays & PTO
Paid Holidays & PTO

In addition to company observed holidays, we encourage our employees to take earned time off to refresh, recharge, and spend time with their loved ones.

Comprehensive Health Plans
Comprehensive Health Plans

After satisfying the waiting period, employees at Atria are eligible for an array of benefits including medical, vision, and dental coverage, company paid short term and long term disability, as well as other voluntary benefits such as critical illness coverage.

Career Advancement Opportunities
Career Advancement Opportunities

We promote approximately 1,500 people a year.  Share your professional aspirations with your manager, and together we will work to achieve them. Atria focuses on talent development and growth opportunities within.

Tuition Reimbursement
Tuition Reimbursement

Want to earn a degree or pursue a new certification? Our tuition reimbursement program provides full-time employees with up to $5,250 a year in support for approved courses toward degrees and certifications.

Employee Loyalty Rewards Program
Employee Loyalty Rewards Program

Atria celebrates employees through different rewards programs including anniversary awards and recognition of great work.

Retirement Savings Plan with Employer Match
Retirement Savings Plan with Employer Match

We offer an opportunity for full-time employees to save for retirement through Transamerica. Traditional 401(k) and Roth options are available, and after one year of service, Atria offers a 50% match on a percentage of those savings.

Rewards & Recognition

Learn more about the many ways Atria celebrates employee achievements and rewards outstanding performance.

Health & Safety

Whether providing protection from flu, COVID-19 or natural disasters, we make safety a priority for both residents and staff.

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