Director of Nursing - Skilled in West Chester, PA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 1/26/2020

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Job Description

Benchmark Senior Living is looking for a passionate and energetic Director of Nursing to join our leadership team! The Director of Nursing provides leadership, direction and administration of operations to assure quality care to our residents. As a member of the senior leadership team, you will work closely with our administrator to ensure policies and procedures are upheld to the highest nursing standards of patient care.

The Director of Nursing will provide managerial and leadership development to Nursing and direct reports, by motivating and mentoring associates to be at their best.

The Director of Nursing will have the opportunity to drive high standards in the following areas in clinical quality, service, loyalty, patient/resident satisfaction, and associate advancement/education.

The Director of Nursing will also be responsible for interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining associates; addressing complaints and resolving care issues. 

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing.
  • Registered Nurse license in good standing, per state regulations .
  • Five to seven years experience in long-term care.
  • Previous management/supervisory experience. 
  • Knowledgeable of standards of care and practices applicable to the delivery of geriatric services, complex medical conditions, multiple medical diagnoses, including preventive measures, rehabilitation, and promoting independence.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds individually
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time  


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