Brookdale Senior Living

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Brookdale puts the resident first and the bottom line takes care of itself!!

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL

I have been working at Brookdale Senior Living full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Brookdale is an excellent company with a fabulous culture!

Cons

There is no down side except it is highly challenging and we all work very hard, but it is perfect for driven and determined employees!

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Keep doing all you are doing and keep the culture top of mind.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Not What I thought i was signing up for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Resident Care Assistant in Fairlawn, OH
    Current Employee - Resident Care Assistant in Fairlawn, OH

    I have been working at Brookdale Senior Living part-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Decent pay, lots of hours, willing to hire people without experience.

    Cons

    When i was interviewing for the job i was told that it was ASSISTED LIVING. when I actually started working i found that it was quite the opposite, even though i work with people that have memory issues such as dementia and Alzheimer's, the majority of the people need full care not assistance. Also i was not trained properly, there were things that i was not taught to do such as properly use a gate belt and transport patients.There is a lot of STNA type of work but people that are resident care associates are very rarely STNAs or have any type of schooling/training. The turn over rate is fairly high. Its also very difficult to get days off and to get people to work your shifts.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more up front with job responsibilities, have better training.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Watch Your Back! High expectations and low trust organization.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Brookdale Senior Living full-time

    Pros

    Many locations to choose from

    Cons

    They don't share the "reality" in pre-empl. interviews.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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