The Director of Nursing is responsible for the overall management and compliance of our Healthcare Center. Under the direction of the Licensed Administrator, the DON provides the highest standard of care for residents, developing and promoting the philosophy, objectives and standards of the nursing care division, and insures compliance with the State Department of Health and federal regulations. Candidates for this position must have current RN license.Some responsibilities include: - Development and implementation of nursing policy and procedure. - Managing the hiring and retention of nursing staff- Determines and maintains appropriate staffing levels - Assessing the health needs of each resident- Communicating the needs of the residents of the community to the physicians- Works with team members to analyze data, to plan and make recommendations in regards to clinical services
Candidates for this position must have current RN license.- At least five years of nursing experience, with a minimum of three years in a managerial role - at least three years of employment in a long-term care facility; - BS degree preferable - comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and practice with an emphasis on current gerontological nursing issues, trends and standards.
Creating community to foster joy and well-being.
Founded in 1982, Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay is a faith based,
not-for-profit, True Life continuing care retirement community created by the Episcopal and Presbyterian churches to serve older adults of all beliefs, their families and the broader community.
Our waterfront community, located on the southern shor...e of Chesapeake Bay in Virginia Beach, provides an ideal resort-like setting, along with comprehensive supporting services designed to offer independent living, assisted living, and nursing care solutions for the challenges of retirement.
We take pride in our community, the quality of our services, and most importantly, the exceptional culture of our associates.
Our Values are to achieve Excellence by giving and expecting ...
- RESPECT for each Person
- PASSION for what we do
- PROFESSIONALISM in all we do
We are now actively recruiting for this position. If you are interested in joining our team of professionals who serve our residents in this outstanding environment, then we encourage you to continue this online employment application process.
Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status.