Assistant Director of Nursing

Assistant Director of Nursing – Full time

Colonial Manor offers competitive pay as well as excellent benefits such as a 401K, paid sick, paid personal days, paid vacation time (3 weeks your first year!), tuition reimbursement and a credit union. We also offer low cost medical, dental, and vision insurance!

Must be Licensed as a Registered Nurse by the State Board of Nurse Examiners. Previous in nursing with strong focus on gerontological and/or rehabilitation service programs.  Knowledge and ability to apply basic principles of nursing care in accordance with state nursing acts and standards. 

Knowledge and demonstrated capacity for leadership skills in the design, implementation and evaluation of nursing care programs, which are coordinated with the total health care of the resident.

Administering personal hygienic and therapeutic measures for residents and techniques within the parameters of the nurse practice act. Proper techniques for the delivery of medications and treatments.  Documentation in the medical record that reflects the resident’s condition, medication and treatments.

Prevention of disease and application of universal precautions.  Experience in care of the elderly, chronically ill, restorative nursing, unit management and quality assurance.  Understanding of roles and functions of all levels of nursing staff and total health care team.  Knowledge in the development of staff and management of personnel in an environment which enhances the highest standards of nursing care. Capability for independent decision-making formulation and delegation of responsibility.
The Assistant Director of Nursing Services is responsible for monitoring infection control, restorative nursing, and participates in the quality improvement activities.  This position assists the Director of Nursing with planning, direction and evaluation of effective and comprehensive nursing care practices, which promote, maintain and restore the well being of all the residents to their highest level of practical functioning.  During the absence of the Director of Nursing, the Assistant Director of Nursing is responsible for the nursing department.

Email your resume to:  or apply in person to fill out an application" by June 1st, 2017.
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