Brookdale Senior Living Assistant Director of Nursing in Colorado Springs, Colorado

*Full Time Assistant Director of Nursing All Shifts Available

Bear Creek-SNF 1685 S 21St St Colorado Springs , CO 80904

Job #: BSL7248054

/Brookdale.//Bringing new life to senior living./

Your responsibilities:*

  • Assist the Director of Nursing in planning, organizing, developing and directing the day-to-day operations of the Clinical Services department in accordance with current federal, state and local standards

  • Assess the comprehensive nursing needs of each resident using acceptable long-term care assessment software tools and according to state and federal time frames

  • Monitor medication and treatment schedules, work with attending physicians, and provide direct care when required

  • Assist in determining staffing needs; recruit, select, and orient nursing/direct care personnel

  • Ensure nursing staff follows all safety precautions when performing tasks with equipment.

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Current Registered Nursing Licensure (RN) in the state of practice

  • Two years of nursing experience required; long term care experience preferred

  • Flexibility with schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays

  • Must enjoy working with the senior population

If you"re a Brookdale associate, please consider referring someone through the Good People Program!

Brookdale is an EOE-(Equal Opportunity Employer) and drug-free workplace.

/Brookdale offers a number of benefits to full-time associates including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, disability, life, paid time off, educational reimbursement. All associates, age 21 and older, are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan. /