Sunrise Senior Living Reviews

Updated 25 Feb 2021

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3.3
60%
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Sunrise Senior Living CEO Chris Winkle
Chris Winkle
475 Ratings
Pros
  • "They truly care about the team and want to see team members grow in their careers(in 53 reviews)

  • "Benefits, work environment, staff, training, Compensation plan(in 45 reviews)

Cons
  • "too many new programs rolling out at once adding high expectations for coordinators to take on extra roles(in 64 reviews)

  • "Sometimes short staffed and in need of people to fill in on short notice(in 48 reviews)

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  1. "Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Senior Content Writer in Navi Mumbai

    I worked at Sunrise Senior Living full-time

    Pros

    Good environment in the workplace

    Cons

    Nothing at all, all was good

  2. "I love sunrise"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Director of Nursing in Arlington, VA

    I worked at Sunrise Senior Living full-time

    Pros

    Good people to work with

    Cons

    Not much parking space in building


  3. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Resident Care Coordinator in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Sunrise Senior Living full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    I loved working with the residents and their families.

    Cons

    Corporate had unusually high expectations across the board that couldn't always be maintained in lower income areas, this made it difficult to retain quality employees.

  4. "Hard work but rewarding"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Caregiver in Shelby Township, MI

    I worked at Sunrise Senior Living part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Residents, coworkers, always learning, Chance for extra hours

    Cons

    Heavy lifting, heavy patient loads, unpaid breaks

  5. "Concierge"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Concierge in San Jose, CA

    I worked at Sunrise Senior Living part-time

    Pros

    Strong management that values you as an employee and offers meals for lunch breaks, and has monthly staff meetings for important updates or trainings

    Cons

    High expectations with limited support

  6. "Sunrise was an awesome pace to work."

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Lead Cook 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sunrise Senior Living full-time

    Pros

    There is truly opportunities for growth at Sunrise.

    Cons

    Sometimes things seem to be all over the place

  7. "activity programming"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Life Enrichment Manager 

    I have been working at Sunrise Senior Living full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    My particular facility that I work for has wonderful employees and management that sincerely cares for you and their residents.

    Cons

    Low paying salary and well as poor 401k contributions.

  8. "maintenance"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Maintenance Tech 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Sunrise Senior Living full-time

    Pros

    Get plenty of work hours.

    Cons

    healthcare is not affordable here.

  9. "Amazing Company"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Sunrise Senior Living full-time

    Pros

    Extremely supportive upper management. Opportunity for growth. Positive attitudes.

    Cons

    Tough with COVID-19 pandemic, although the incredible team comes together to power through.

  10. "Warm working environment"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Life Enrichment Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Sunrise Senior Living part-time

    Pros

    Friendly staff, beautiful facility, autonomy, wonderful training

    Cons

    As a part-time replacement worker I had an inconsistent and last minute type of schedule

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