Director of Nursing Jobs in New Jersey

Plan, organize, and oversee all nursing activities. Directors of nursing supervise and evaluate all nursing employees to ensure that high standards of care are met in accordance with internal protocols as well as state, local, and federal regulations. They also review and approve the institution’s nursing policies, create long- and short-term departmental goals, maintain patient records, and prepare budget plans.

Because directors of nursing report regularly to higher-level management and work closely with fellow leadership staff, they must have effective communication and collaboration skills. They also need to be proficient in preparing reports and facilitating meetings.

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Assistant Director Of Nursing - Adon - Registered Nurse

  • Promedica Senior Care
  • Washington, NJ
  • 16 hours ago
The position conducts the nursing process, assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation under the scope of the State's Nurse Practice Act of Registered Nurse licensure....

Full time Director of Nursing

  • Mystic Meadows Rehab & Nursing Center
  • Little Egg Harbor, NJ
  • 20 hours ago
Our Mystic meadows nursing team has an open Director of Nursing position and we want YOU!!...
As a Registered Nurse, the Director of Nursing is responsible to work in patient care....

DON Director of Nursing

  • Complete Care at Inglemoor
  • Englewood, NJ
  • 6 hours ago
NOW HIRING: DON Director of Nursing Share your talent! We are now accepting resumes for DON - Director of Nursing position....

DON (In Training)

  • Oakland Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center
  • Oakland, NJ
  • 3 days ago
We have an excellent opportunity at Oakland for a Director of Nursing in Training. Are you an Assistant Director of Nursing, looking to advance your career to a Director of Nursing?...
Requirements Include: Bachelor's degree in Nursing BSN required Registered Nurse RN license in the state of New Jersey or ability to obtain Progressive leadership experience in an ambulatory surgery...

Assistant Director of Nursing

  • Hackensack Meridian Health
  • Brick, NJ
  • 3 days ago
Acts as Director of Nursing in his/her absence....

House Supervisor - 8 Hr - SCBNJ Nursing Admin Fac#24

  • Prime Healthcare
  • Boonton Township, NJ
  • 3 days ago
Current Behavioral Violence Prevention (BVP) certificate within 3 months of hire and maintain current Minimum of three (3) years acute care nursing experience Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred...

Assistant Director Of Nursing - Adon - Registered Nurse

  • Promedica Senior Care
  • Harrison, NJ
  • 3 days ago
The position conducts the nursing process, assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation under the scope of the State's Nurse Practice Act of Registered Nurse licensure....

Assistant Director of Nursing - ADON - RN

  • ProMedica Senior Care
  • Washington, NJ
  • 3 days ago
ProMedica Skilled Nursing and Rehab - Washington Township Has an Assistant Director of Nursing Opportunity!...

Director of Nursing

  • Hillsborough, NJ
  • 4 days ago
Ambulatory Surgery Center is looking for a Director of Nursing Will be the clinical liaison on various committees including: Executive Committee, and the Peer Review, CQI/Risk Management/Complications...
Summary of Job Function: The Director of Nursing Finance will be responsible to set and implement standards across the Medical Center for Patient Care Service planning, monitoring, and controlling of...

Director of Nursing

  • Lincoln Tech
  • Paramus, NJ
  • 4 days ago
Lincoln Tech's Paramus, NJ campus is currently seeking a Director of Nursing to oversee our Practical Nursing Program....

Transition To Practice Educator - SCDNNJ Nursing Admin

  • Prime Healthcare
  • Denville, NJ
  • 4 days ago
Must have a current and valid license as a Registered Nurse issued by the State. 2. Current BLS (ARC or AHA) certificate upon hire and maintain current. 3....

Assistant Director of Nursing - ADON - RN

  • HCR ManorCare
  • Sewell, NJ
  • 5 days ago
ProMedica Skilled Nursing and Rehab - Washington Township Has an Assistant Director of Nursing Opportunity!...

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Director of Nursing Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Director of Nursing Jobs in New Jersey

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireNursing research efforts.

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Director of Nursings in New Jersey offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (19.8%)
  • Master's Degree (18.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (14.7%)
  • High School or GED (11.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.3%)
  • Some College (0.9%)
  • Some High School (0.5%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Director of Nursings in New Jersey
  • 2-4 years (34.6%)
  • 4-6 years (34.6%)
  • 1-2 years (23.1%)
  • 6-8 years (3.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (3.8%)

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