Become a part of our friendly and knowledgeable nursing team at Chestnut Terrace Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. At Chestnut we offer short-term and long-term nursing care in a quaint, home-like setting where resident care comes first. Our community is conveniently located and offers a professional and fun environment.
The primary purpose of the job position is to assist the Director of Nursing in planning, organizing, developing and directing the day-to-day functions of the Nursing Service Department in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern the facility, and as may be directed by the Administrator, the Medical Director, and/or Director of Nursing, to ensure that the highest degree of quality care is maintained at all times.
To plan, organize, develop, and direct all staff development educational programs throughout the facility in accordance with current applicable federal, state, and local standards, guidelines and regulations. Is responsible for providing learning opportunities that will enable all employees to gain knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to perform their assigned duties safely and effectively. Plans for, coordinates and may instruct State-approved Certified Nursing Assistant courses.
Rhode Island RN License required.