Assistant Director Of Nursing Jobs

Assistant Director of Nursing Overview


An assistant director of nursing is responsible for helping the director of nursing with various tasks as well as managing the daily flow of work around a specific ward. Assistant directors of nursing speak with families, handling complaints from disgruntled patrons and staff. They set up the nursing schedule for that area, and many will also help with admissions or serve as a standard nurse when needed.

Assistant Director of Nursing Education Requirements


Generally, an assistant director of nursing will require associate’s degree in nursing or a valid certification from a technical school. However, many more go on to obtain a bachelor’s degree. In addition to the standard nursing skills, an assistant director of nursing must be particularly skilled in communication, both with their staff and with patients. They must possess the necessary leadership skills in order to inspire cooperation between the various nurses and the critical thinking and analytical skills to make conflicting personalities work together.

Assistant Director of Nursing Job Market


Like any job in the medical field, assistant directors of nursing have a lot of job security. The market is expected to grow by 19 percent by 2022, resulting in an estimated 105,260 new jobs each year. This growth is above average for most fields, and qualified individuals are in high demand. Anyone interested in becoming an assistant director of nursing can work their way up to the position from a regular nursing role.

Assistant Director of Nursing Salary


The average hourly wage of an assistant director of nursing ranges from $24 to $31 an hour, with a median annual salary of around $66,000 to $82,000. The size of the hospital or clinic they are employed at in addition to the amount of experience they hold influences the annual wage quite a bit.
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Description POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the DON / Administrator an ADON assumes responsibility and accountability for assisting in the planning, organization, direction, supervision and evaluation of all nursing services in the facility. Assists DON in ensuring the nursing department is compliant with federal, state and local regulations and implementation of Extendicare nursing c...
NURSING RNs, LVNs & Assistant Director of Nursing. Immed. openings avail. at a skilled Nursing facility in Humboldt County. Temporary corporate housing avail. & other new hire assistance. EOE. Send resume to *****...
Location: 431 - MCHS - Arlington Heights, Arlington Heights, Illinois Title: Assistant Director of Nursing Description: HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy. Leadership is an intangible quality, not easily defined. And yet your patients a...
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF NURSING SERVICES Fortuna Rehab & Wellness Center Current RN license. Must Possess excellent communication and leadership skills. Prior nursing management expereince preferred. Excellent working environment and benefits. Please call 707-499-7715 *****...
Position: Patient Treatment Care Coordinator Accountability: Reports directly to the Director of Patient Care Services License: RN Experience: Three (3) years supervisory/charge nurse in a psychiatric hospital setting Position Summary:The Patient Treatment Care Coordinator acts in capacity of a patient advocate, providing education and administering psychiatric nursing care for adult and geria...
Job Purpose: Promotes and restores patients' health by developing day-to-day management and long-term planning of the patient care area; directing and developing staff; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary professional staffs; providing physical and psychological support for patients, friends, and families. Job Responsibilities: * Accomplishes nursing human resource objectives by...
Description POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the DON / Administrator an ADON assumes responsibility and accountability for assisting in the planning, organization, direction, supervision and evaluation of all nursing services in the facility. Assists DON in ensuring the nursing department is compliant with federal, state and local regulations and implementation of Extendicare nursing c...
DescriptionAshford Hall, a skilled nursing facility, is seeking a professional, dependable nurse manager for the position of Assistant Director of Nursing Services (ADON). The primary purpose of the Assistant Director of Nursing Services is to assist the Director of Nursing Services (DON) in planning, organizing, developing, and directing the day-to-day functions of the Nursing Service Department...
Description POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the DON / Administrator an ADON assumes responsibility and accountability for assisting in the planning, organization, direction, supervision and evaluation of all nursing services in the facility. Assists DON in ensuring the nursing department is compliant with federal, state and local regulations and implementation of Extendicare nursing c...
Title: ADON - Assistant Director of Nursing West Side House of Worcester is seeking a dynamic, energetic, dedicated Registered Nurse with long term care experience to help lead the nursing department in this unique facility. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable about psychiatric conditions and mental illness, and motivated to ensure that our residents receive top quality care. Company ...
Genesis Healthcare LLC Andover, MA
The Assistant Director of Nursing is the second highest level of position in the nursing department. This position takes on some of the responsibilities of the nursing department as may be delegated. He/she provides assistance in the functioning of the nursing department. In addition, he/she assists and supports the translation of the nursing philosophy of the center into nursing practice by parti...
Aegis Therapies Dedham, MA, 02027
Actively carry out, coordinate and oversee the delivery of care within the Nursing Services Department in order to ensure that nursing services are provided in a manner that is consistent with Company policies, standards of nursing practices and governmental regulations so as to maintain excellent care for all residents' needs. Assist the DNS primarily by overseeing the delivery of nursing care in...
Signature Journeys Jacksonville, FL, 32277
Are you seeking to join an organization that has Revolutionary Ideas that are transforming the long-term care industry? If so, Signature HealthCARE LLC. is the place for you! Signature is opposing the status quo and bringing about a radical transformation in attitude, quality care and quality of life. We are taking a stand and restoring dignity, compassion and trust! Signature HealthCARE is seek...
St Mary's Health System Lewiston, ME
- Associates degree required - Licensed/certified to practice in Maine - 3 - 5 years Are you ready to take your career to the next level? The Assistant Director of Nursing position will provide you with the opportunity to apply your clinical and leadership expertise to guide the day to day operations of Maine's second largest long term care facility. We are committed to continued evolution of t...
Trilogy Health Services Lafayette, IN, 47901
Overview: Founded in December 1997, Trilogy Health Services, LLC is a customer service focused provider of senior living and long-term healthcare services including independent and assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing and rehabilitative services. These services are delivered by staff specially trained to honor and enhance the lives of our residents through compassion and a commitment to ...
Signature Journeys Bowling Green, KY, 42103
Looking for a little more creativity, challenge, and growth opportunity in your workday? Didn’t think it was possible? Might be time to reconsider. At Signature HealthCARE, our team members are permitted – no, encouraged – to employ their talents and abilities to solve problems. Our culture is built on three distinct pillars: Learning, Spirituality and Intra-preneurship. But this isn’t just hollo...
AEGIS Therapies Dedham, MA
Actively carry out, coordinate and oversee the delivery of care within the Nursing Services Department in order to ensure that nursing services are provided in a manner that is consistent with Company policies, standards of nursing practices and governmental regulations so as to maintain excellent care for all residents' needs. Assist the DNS primarily by overseeing the delivery of nursing care in...
AEGIS Therapies Redding, CA
Actively carry out, coordinate and oversee the delivery of care within the Nursing Services Department in order to ensure that nursing services are provided in a manner that is consistent with Company policies, standards of nursing practices and governmental regulations so as to maintain excellent care for all residents' needs. Assist the DNS primarily by overseeing the delivery of nursing care in...
AEGIS Therapies Rome, GA
Actively carry out, coordinate and oversee the delivery of care within the Nursing Services Department in order to ensure that nursing services are provided in a manner that is consistent with Company policies, standards of nursing practices and governmental regulations so as to maintain excellent care for all residents' needs. Assist the DNS primarily by overseeing the delivery of nursing care in...
AEGIS Therapies Moorhead, MN
Actively carry out, coordinate and oversee the delivery of care within the Nursing Services Department in order to ensure that nursing services are provided in a manner that is consistent with Company policies, standards of nursing practices and governmental regulations so as to maintain excellent care for all residents' needs. Assist the DNS primarily by overseeing the delivery of nursing care in...

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Assistant Director of Nursing-Hospital

Salaries

$52,000.00 - $137,500.00
Typical Salary for Assistant Director of Nursing-Hospital
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
38.5%
Associates
27.7%
Master's
26.2%
Vocational
6.2%
(65 Respondents)
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