Sunrise Senior Living Certified Dietary Manager/Cook in North Bethesda, Maryland

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"It makes me feel good knowing that we make the residents’ lives better. We laugh with them, cry with them, sing and dance with them – we brighten their day. Working here is an unbelievable privilege and it will be something I carry with me for the rest of my life!"

- Sunrise Team Member

At Sunrise, our Certified Dietary Manager is responsible for Planning, scheduling and supervising, disciplining, evaluating and directing the work of the Skilled Nursing dietary team members.



  • Assists the executive chef and lead cooks in developing all menus for the Skilled Nursing residents assessing preferences and nutritional needs

  • Assuring staff education is provided to dietary team members in accordance with the staff education plans plus provides on the job training for Skilled Nursing team members

  • Providing on-the-job training for Skilled Nursing dietary team members

  • Developing work assignments for all dietary team members assigning specific jobs and spot checking work to ensure standards are met

  • Providing on-the-job training for Skilled Nursing dietary team members


  • Certified Dietary Manager certification and a high school graduate degree or equivalent to; and two (2) years supervisory experience in food service operations in health care industries

  • One (1) year supervisory and management experience including hiring staff, coaching, performance management daily operations supervision, discipline and counseling

  • Maintains current Certification in Nutrition satisfying requirements from local, state and federal agencies

  • Ability to interpret and explain menus, refer or answer questions, coordinate meal service process and understand requests

  • Competent in organizational, time management skills

Sunrise maintains a drug-free work environment and all offers of employment with Sunrise are conditioned on submitting to and successfully completing and passing a drug and alcohol test.


Sunrise Senior Living has championed quality of life in senior care for more than 30 years. We believe team members are our greatest resource and are looking for people who share our commitment to provide quality care for seniors and their families.

At Sunrise, you will…

Make a Difference Every Day

We deliver high-quality care with a personal touch and encourage our residents to enjoy life to the fullest.

Be Part of a Uniquely Supportive Community

We care for residents and each other, and offer programs, rewards, and benefits to help you live your best.

Ignite Your Potential

You have the opportunity to grow both personally and professionally, and achieve your career goals.

Location : Name Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane MD

Type Full-Time

Location : Address 5550 Tuckerman Lane

Location : City North Bethesda

Location : State/Province (Full Name) Maryland

Sunrise Senior Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer.