Director of Nursing

Reference Number: mZqm5T
Location: Baileyton , Tennessee, US;Elizabethton, Tennessee, US;Johnson City , Tennessee, US;Kingsport, Tennessee, US;Rogersville, Tennessee, US;Sneedville , Tennessee, US

Director of Nursing – Long Term Care

 

Position Summary:

As the Director of Nursing, you will be responsible for overseeing care of residents through a consistent care delivery model. You will lead residential case management and provide clinical oversight to Resident Care Partners (RCP), Caregiver, Medication Assistants (MA), and other resident care staff.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures quality resident care is consistently delivered in accordance with all local, state and federal guidelines
  • Partners with the Executive Director on recruiting, hiring, new hire orientation, training and in-services for the Resident Care Partners, Medication Assistants, LPNs and Lead Resident Care Partners
  • Collaborates and partners with physicians, pharmacy and other medical professionals to promote quality care and independence for our residents
  • Conducts comprehensive resident pre-admission, admission and quarterly assessments
  • Provide on-call support for the community
  • Ensures compliance, efficiency and team’s understanding of policies and procedures
  • Additional duties as assigned


Qualifications:

Required Qualifications

  • Licensed Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Maintains a current/unencumbered RN or LPN license in the state
  • Minimum of 1 year of clinical and supervisory experience in long term care, community-based care or assisted living/memory care
  • Quality assurance/improvement and staff development experience
  • The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time and work overtime as needed
  • The ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position


Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience as a Caregiver, Health and Wellness Director, Charge Nurse or Director of nursing
  • Exhibit good time management and organization skills
  • Possess the ability to handle complex issues
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft programs (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Uphold the principles of our mission: to enrich life through meaningful relationships and vibrant communities
  • Express compassion for residents, staff and guests on a consistent basis
  • Engage others in fun and creative activities
  • Strive for excellence in all aspects of the job
  • Work with integrity in all interactions
  • Demonstrate humility

Licenses & Certifications

Preferred

  • Registered Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

 

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)
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