Assistant Director Of Nursing
Location: Geneva, NY
Assistant Director of Nursing -
- Full Time
- Direct Hire
- Competitive Compensation, based on experience
- Excellent Benefits Package
- Relocation Assistance
- Facility Type: Long Term Care
- Location: Geneva, New York (Finger Lakes Region)
- We are seeking a dedicated individual who can serve as the Deputy Director of Nursing for our long-term care facility in Geneva, NY. In this role, you will lead the overall operations of the Nursing Home, overseeing policy and procedure development, implementation, and maintenance. It will be your responsibility to ensure that all staff are adhering to federal and state regulations, as well as the facility's own policies and procedures. Regular audits and investigations may also be required as part of your role. Additionally, you will be responsible for overseeing the operations of two nursing homes in the absence of the Director of Nursing.
- We are looking for someone with strong leadership skills, a proven track record of success, and a comprehensive understanding of general operations, human resources, budgeting, reimbursement, NYS DOH compliance, quality, and safety.
- In order to fill in as a clinical leader when needed, the candidate must be clinically competent in resident care.
- The Assistant Director of Nursing will report directly to the Administrative Director of Nursing for our Long Term Care Division.
- The ideal candidate will have previous positive leadership experience in a managerial or assistant director role.
- They should be adaptable to change and able to create an environment that supports change.
- Effective communication skills are essential in order to interact with individuals at all levels.
- The candidate should be able to develop and maintain meaningful relationships with staff, residents, and families.
- Exceptional interpersonal and organizational skills are a must, along with a commitment to providing an exceptional experience for our residents and families.
- The candidate should have the ability to mentor and develop others.
- Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills are required.
- Minimum: The candidate must be a graduate of an accredited school or a Registered Professional Nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, or be willing to actively pursue it.
Preferred: Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree.
- A current New York State Registered Professional Nursing License is required.
- The candidate must have four years of managerial experience and two years of nursing experience, and demonstrate leadership abilities in the Long Term Care setting.
- They should also have knowledge and application of New York State Department of Health regulations and survey process, along with successful experience. Clinical competency is a must.
Prior experience at the Assistant Director level.
- A proven ability to develop positive relationships with others (staff, medical staff, other department managers, and the public) in a resident/family-centered environment is required.
- Demonstrated ability to work with residents and staff in a variety of stressful and adverse scenarios.
- Ability to handle confidential information with discretion.
- High level of multitasking ability.
- Computer literacy is required, including proficiency in word processing, spreadsheets, and PowerPoint.
- Knowledge/experience with PRI and MDS; Familiarity with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
- ABOUT THE AREA:
- Located in the Finger Lakes Region of New York, Geneva offers a vibrant community with a rich history, natural beauty, and four-season attractions. The city is situated at the northern end of Seneca Lake, known for its quality wine trails. Nearby, the city of Ithaca is home to Cornell University and features high gorges and stunning waterfalls like Taughannock Falls and Buttermilk Falls. Those interested in outdoor activities can explore Watkins Glen State Park, which offers rocky cliffs and cascading waterfalls, or enjoy hiking, canoeing, and fishing along the Old Erie Canal. Additionally, the area is within driving distance of Syracuse, Rochester, and a top-rated mall, providing access to diverse shopping, dining, and entertainment options.
- Geneva is also home to Hobart and Williams Smith Colleges and is in close proximity to Ithaca College.