JOB SUMMARY: The Director of Nursing (DON) is responsible for leading, planning, organizing, staffing, directing, analyzing, and evaluating the nursing services department, as well as supervising members of the nursing team and others assigned, in order to provide effective nursing services that meet practice and quality standards. Collaborate on and be accountable to the budget. This position may require additional hours of work on evenings and weekends outside of their normal schedule and be on-call for consultation when emergent issues arise in order to insure the safety and proper care of all residents. In addition, the DON has responsibility for the successful orientation of new residents and as needed, transition within the facility for the optimum continued stay of all residents. Attention to and perpetuation of the core values and mission of Villa St. Benedict are essential.
TRAINING and EXPERIENCE:
Two years of previous managerial experience.
Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse, which must be in good standing.
Must have excellent interpersonal skills that promote effective communication with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies, and the general public.
Valid Illinois driver’s license
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES & SKILLS:
Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English.
Must be knowledgeable on applicable rules and regulations.
Possess personal philosophies, attitude and behavior which respect privacy and individuality of residents
Internal Number: 7025
About Villa St. Benedict
One of America's premier senior living communities, Villa St. Benedict is nestled on breathtaking grounds in Lisle, Illinois – conveniently located just west of Chicago. Co-sponsored by The Benedictine Sisters of the Sacred Heart and Benedictine Health System, we are a not-for-profit, faith-based community that is welcoming to all.Residents enjoy a wealth of amenities and services,all designed to help free yourself from the tedious tasks of everyday life, creating more time and energy to cultivate new interests, travel and enjoying family and friends.