Charlottesville, VA – May 2, 2023 – Commonwealth Senior Living announces that it has received the Great Place to Work® recognition for the fifth consecutive year. Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture, employee experience, and the leadership behaviors proven to deliver market-leading revenue, employee retention and increased innovation. The certification recognizes employers who create an outstanding employee experience through employee feedback surveys and an independent analysis.
“As a leading senior living provider on the East Coast, we are always looking for ways to enhance our associate experience,” said Earl Parker, President and Chief Executive Officer of Commonwealth Senior Living. “Our associates are the heart and soul of Commonwealth Senior Living. They are on the front-line of ensuring our residents and their families receive the care the support they need to thrive. Being named a Certified Great Place to Work® company for five years in a row demonstrates our commitment to providing the best workplace possible for our entire team.”
According to Great Place to Work® research, job seekers are 4.5 times more likely to find a great boss at a Certified great workplace. Additionally, employees at Certified workplaces are 93% more likely to look forward to coming to work, and are twice as likely to be paid fairly, earn a fair share of the company’s profits, and have a fair chance at promotion.
Because employee feedback and independent analysis determine the scores, Certification helps job seekers identify which companies genuinely offer a great company culture.
Certification gives employers a recruiting advantage by providing a globally recognized and research-backed verification of great employee experience.
Parker continued, “Over the past 21 years, Commonwealth Senior Living has built a national reputation for providing award-winning services and care to our residents. As we continue to grow, we are launching innovative strategies to attract, grow, and retain talented professionals in the senior living industry. This certification is a testament to our updated strategic vision to provide our community teams with the best possible support.”
About Commonwealth Senior Living
Commonwealth Senior Living provides independent living, assisted living, personal care, and memory care to seniors across Maryland, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Virginia. Commonwealth Senior Living has become a leader in the senior living industry through our innovative signature programs, such as our award-winning Sweet Memories Alzheimer’s and dementia program, our Farm to Table dining, and our interactive communication tool, SMILE ™, among others. As a Certified Great Place to Work® company for five years in a row, Commonwealth Senior Living continues to pioneer new services to meet our goal of improving the lives of seniors, their families, and each other. The company is an active member of the Virginia Assisted Living Association (VALA), Pennsylvania Assisted Living Association (PALA), Lifespan, Argentum, American Seniors Housing Association (ASHA) and the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing (NIC). For more information on Commonwealth Senior Living, visit www.CommonwealthSL.com.