Director of Nursing Jobs in Virginia

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)

  • The Laurels of Bon Air
  • Richmond, VA
  • 1 day ago
Are you a Registered Nurse (RN) looking for a leadership opportunity with a growing organization?...

RN Director of Nursing

  • Bayside Health & Rehabilitation Center
  • Virginia Beach, VA
  • 3 days ago
to practice as a Registered Nurse Minimum 3-5 years of nursing experience, preferably in long term care Comprehensive knowledge of federal and state regulations as they relate to long term care BSN...

Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON)/Staff Development Coordinator, Infection Preventionist (SDC)

  • Northern Cardinal Rehabilitation and Nursing
  • Suffolk, VA
  • 18 hours ago
Job Description: The Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) is responsible for the nursing team and quality of patient services in the absence of the director of nursing....

Director of Nursing - RN or LPN

  • Sunrise Senior Living
  • Fairfax, VA
  • 2 days ago
Direct management of the nursing team and medication care managers, as applicable by State/Province law, to promote the health and wellness of the resident population....

Director of Nursing- Emergency Services

  • Bon Secours Health System
  • Mechanicsville, VA
  • 2 days ago
Must possess a current license as a Registered Nurse from the Commonwealth of Virginia or awaiting reciprocity, or licensure in specialty. 3....

Director of Nursing - DON

  • Consulate Health Care
  • Woodstock, VA
  • 1 day ago
Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as a Registered Nurse in this state....

Registered Nurse Nursing Director Llh

  • Riverside Health System
  • Richmond, VA
  • 2 days ago
experience (Required) Licenses and Certifications Registered Nurse (RN) - Virginia Department of Health Professions (Required) CPR/BLS Certification - American Heart Association/American Red Cross/...

Director of Nursing (Senior Living)

  • Harmony Senior Services
  • Herndon, VA
  • 12 hours ago
The HCD directs the nurses and certified nursing assistants within the community to maintain a high standard of care....

Director of Nursing (DON)

  • Trio Healthcare
  • Martinsville, VA
  • 14 hours ago
SKILLS and ABILITIES Certificates and Licenses Valid license as a Registered Nurse in the state where the assigned facility is located....

ADON Assistant Director of Nursing

  • Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center
  • Arlington, VA
  • 9 hours ago
Qualifications include: RN degree required; BSN preferred Current licensure by Virginia Board of Nursing to practice as a Registered Nurse Minimum 3 5 years of nursing experience as an LPN or RN, preferably...

Restorative Aide

  • VA Veterans Care Center
  • Roanoke, VA
  • 2 hours ago
Certified Nursing Assistant sign on bonus of $3,000 Participate in the planning and implementing rehab care to assigned residents on assigned units....

Assistant Director of Nursing

  • Evergreen Health and Rehabilitation Center
  • Winchester, VA
  • 4 days ago
An Assistant Director of Nursing should have once been a hard-working and compassionate registered nurse who steadily developed their managerial and administrative skills....

Nursing Director - Operating Room Or

  • Bon Secours Mercy Health
  • Portsmouth, VA
  • 6 days ago
Recommended Skills Basic Cardiac Life Support Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (Acls) Post Anesthesia Care Unit Critical Care Intensive Care Unit Apply to this job....

Assistant Director Of Nursing Adon - River Nursing Rehabilitation Center

  • Virginia Health Services
  • Newport News, VA
  • 6 days ago
The Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) has the following responsibilities: Supervising resident care to assure quality. Monitoring and managing systems as assigned by the Director of Nursing....

Director of Nursing

  • Corrrect Care Solutions
  • Chesapeake, VA
  • 7 days ago
Disease, with Medical and Surgical experience preferred Ability to work under pressure Licenses/Certifications: Current licensure as a Registered Nurse within the State Current CPR certification What...

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Salary for Director of Nursing Jobs in Virginia

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 Virginia 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 Virginia
  • 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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