Shelley Kendrick has been named Ecumen’s incoming President and CEO, effective Feb. 4. Currently Ecumen’s SVP of Operations and COO, Shelley succeeds Kathryn Roberts, who has led the organization since 2003. Kathryn will continue to serve as CEO Emeritus, leading Ecumen Philanthropy.
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We have room for you to grow at Ecumen. As one of the top 20 nonprofit senior housing and aging services providers in the nation, Ecumen offers a wide variety of jobs along numerous career paths to nearly 4,000 employees in 37 cities. We have an array of opportunities in direct health care, such as nursing and other caregiving and therapy jobs, as well as positions in sales and marketing, accounting, human resources, social services, IT, housing management, building maintenance and housekeeping, food and dining services, and administrative support.
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Ecumen employees make a significant difference in the lives of others. We are a nonprofit organization that envisions a world in which aging is viewed and understood in radically different ways. We honor and empower our customers with a commitment to the highest standards of care and a focus on innovation. We make a difference by making life better for those we serve. Every day.
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We always want to make things better for our customers and our employees. At Ecumen you will be part of a culture of innovation that empowers you to bring your creativity to your job. Our approach to aging services is all about fostering positive change. We work to create a world where people live fully throughout their lives. Our Ecumen Awakenings program is nationally recognized for changing the culture of care for those with Alzheimer’s and other dementias.
Ecumen, founded more than 150 years ago, is consistently honored as a “Best Places to Work” by the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal and has been named one of Minnesota’s Top Workplaces by the Minneapolis Star Tribune and Minnesota Monthly Magazine. Based in Shoreview, Minn., Ecumen operates in 38 cities in Minnesota, North Dakota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Nebraska, Idaho and Tennessee, providing a variety of senior housing options and services including independent living, assisted living and long-term care communities as well as at-home and community-based services.
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