Royal Oaks Care Center
  • All Shifts Available
  • Full Time
  • Kewanee, IL

Job Summary:

The Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) performs those duties and responsibilities assigned by the Director of Nursing (DON) for administering nursing services and implementing resident care programs. He/she shall reform the duties of the DON when the DON is on vacation or extended sick leave.

Qualifications:

  1. Be of legal working age
  2. Be able to read and follow written directions
  3. Be able to communicate with residents and co-workers in English
  4. Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, residents, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel and the general
  5. Work overtime is necessary
  6. Must possess a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of state and federal regulations as they pertain to long term care
  7. Current license in good standing in the state in which the facility is located

Responsibilities:

  1. Administration
    1. Assists in the supervision and administration of the Nursing
    2. Works shifts as a floor nurse in order to fill vacancies due to call-offs or to decrease excessive overtime within the department
    3. Identifies and studies nursing service problems and assists in solving
    4. Assists in ordering supplies and
    5. Cooperates with other departments to assure smooth delivery of resident
    6. Advises and consults with the Director of Nursing and Administrator on resident
  2. Supervisory
    1. Directly supervises the implementation of resident care through daily observation of licensed and certified nursing staff.
    2. Reviews resident records to insure implementation of physician orders, lab requirements and c