• Director of Nursing

    Job Locations US-MN-Burnsville
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(1/22/2019 6:44 PM)
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    The Rivers
  • Overview

    The Rivers is an Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care senior living community nestled into the River Hills neighborhood in Burnsville, Minnesota. Our team is excited to share we are looking for an outgoing, experienced full-time Director of Nursing to join our team! 


    As a Transforming Age community, The Rivers is comprised of dedicated and caring people with a strong desire to enrich the lives of older adults and our team members. Our workplace emphasizes serving others, team work, our dedication to hospitality and customer service, vigorous innovation and integrity in everything we do.


    Why The Rivers?


    • Work/Life Balance: An opportunity to be a present, important member of the team - both at home and at work
    • Competitive pay: Compensation offered with our team members in mind
    • Excellent benefits: We have the benefits you’re looking for as well as other unique perks
    • A culture of FUN and commitment to the care of our residents, our communities and each other
    • Your opinion matters: We share ideas, we listen and work together to make great things happen

    Positions Details

    The Director of Nursing is responsible for responding to needs of residents and functions in the role of Director of all nursing responsibilities for the community. The Director of Nursing will plan, organize, develop, direct and evaluate the nursing service operation ensuring the highest degree of quality resident care and ensure adherence to all applicable federal, state and local laws and standards.


    Our Director of Nursing will be responsible for the following:

    • Supervising all healthcare team members, including hiring, training, evaluating and counseling
    • Supervising medication room, nursing team members, Medication Assistants, and the Health Services Associate
    • Planning, implementing, supervising, and scheduling nursing services
    • Providing intervention to respond to emergencies and problems
    • Maintaining medical charting and required documentation
    • Assessing residents for change in level of care and coordinating billing
    • Administering and coordinating medications for residents
    • As Waterford Manors' Registered Nurse, you will order medication and refills and work directly with our residents' physicians
    • Working closely with residents and families to develop & implement appropriate care plans
    • Assisting residents with medical appointments and coordinating transportation
    • Participating in the rotation of on-call duty
    • Supervising uniform code, pager use, and name tags
    • Creating and managing your teams' schedules and securing replacement for absences
    • Assisting in filling out Incident Reports for residents and staff


    What we're asking for from you:

    • First - the basics:
      • Must have an active Registered Nurse license in the state of Minnesota in good standing
      • Must have a minimum of two years’ experience in nursing leadership or a nursing supervisor position; experience in an Assisted Living and/or Memory Care setting is strongly preferred
    • MUST have a FUN, outgoing personality, great sense of humor and inherent desire to promote Transforming Age's Culture of Excellence within the community
    • Excellent written and communication skills
    • Be able to work in a consulting role on a regional and community level
    • A desire to foster team member growth, success and ongoing training and education
    • Demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
    • Display a deep knowledge of HIPAA compliance and confidentiality
    • Promote the Mission, Vision and Values of Transforming Age in all areas of responsibility


    The Rivers offers comprehensive benefits which include medical, dental, 403(b) with company match, paid holidays, generous vacation and sick time and other outstanding programs. We are a drug and alcohol-free employer. Criminal background and drug test will be required upon contingent offer of employment.


    Interested? Come join us and help us fulfill our vision to Transform the Perception of Age.


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